The Past

Album: What Is Love? (2010)
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  • And I sing songs about the past
    And how I was raised and I was thrown out on my ass
    'Cause I didn't care about going to school
    And I saw the look in her eyes
    My mother nearly cried when I told her that I wanted to go
    Just to prove them wrong

    I've been smoking cigarettes since I was only fourteen
    Just to find an escape from this town that was so mean to me
    And I sing songs about the friends
    The way we grew up and all the loose ends we used to laugh
    'Cause I didn't give a damn

    And I saw the look in my brothers eyes
    When I told him I was leaving
    He couldn't help but despise me
    He wanted out his whole life

    I've been smoking the green since I was merely sixteen
    Just to find an escape from this town that was so mean to me
    I sing songs about the past I plead for relief
    This town won't recede all the things I wanted
    The things I needed I'll beg and I'll beg

    I 'm down on my knees mama oh mama
    Let me please leave I plead for relief
    This town won't recede all the things I wanted
    The things I needed I'll I ever wanted was love Writer/s: CHRISTOFER DREW
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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  • Johnny from Dallas, TxSounds like he's had it rough.
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