High School

Album: Unapologetically (2017)
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  • He's still driving that 1970 hand-me-down truck
    And he's still wearing that red and black jersey
    Waiting for the band to start up
    He's still showing up twenty late, finding hearts and rules to break
    Why would he wanna change when every memory still bows to him?

    But this ain't high school
    Where all you care about is if the pretty cheerleader thinks you're cool
    See her Friday, take her out after the football game
    'Cause it's five years later and you can't get off of the elevator
    That's going up, 'cause you're growing up
    And the world gets cruel when you're still living in high school

    He's still calling that first love, first time, pretty-eyed blonde
    And she's still letting it ring 'cause his ring isn't what she wants
    'Cause she traded in prom queen for a big city dream
    And a slate that's clean, but
    Your heart just don't get it and that's why you can't forget it
    'Cause you're living like you're seventeen

    But this ain't high school
    Where all you care about is if the pretty cheerleader thinks you're cool
    See her Friday, take her out after the football game
    'Cause it's five years later and you can't get off of the elevator
    That's going up, 'cause you're growing up and the world gets cruel when

    You're still living in the hallways
    Where everybody stopped and stared
    And cared and knew your name
    'Cause this is the real world that don't know you like that
    You can remember but you can't go back

    To high school
    Where all you care about is if the pretty cheerleader thinks you're cool
    See her Friday when you take her out after the football game
    'Cause it's five years later and you can't get off of the elevator
    That's going up, 'cause you're growing up
    And the world gets cruel when you're still living in high school

    When you're still living in it
    Five years later
    Oh yeah, oh yeah
    He's still calling that first love, first time
    And he hates he said goodbye, she went on with her life
    He's still driving the same old back roads
    Wondering when he got so old
    Where did his life go?
    Oh, but he knows
    Oh, he knows
    Yeah, he knows
    That this ain't high school, oh, woah
    And he's still driving that 1970 hand-me-down truck
    And he's stuck in high school
    But this ain't high school Writer/s: Kelsea Ballerini
    Publisher: BLACK RIVER ENTERTAINMENT LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  • Johanna OliverI feel like it's like peter pan , wendy grew up and peter didn't
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