Big Blue Note

Album: Honky Tonk University (2005)
Charted: 55
  • [Chorus:]
    See that big blue note
    Over there on the counter
    You don't want to read that thing, man
    It's a real 'get you down'er
    But don't you dare say
    Nothin' else bad about her
    She's gone

    No no no, no, no, don't throw it away
    'Cause tonight I might need it
    It gets real lonely around here at night sometimes
    And I have to reread it
    Besides, you show it to the boys downtown
    They won't believe that
    She's gone

    [Chorus]

    There used to be a time
    I was all she ever wanted
    All the man that she'll ever need
    I come home to find
    Just like that, she's up and vanished
    And the only thing she left behind for me

    Is this big blue note
    Folded up in my pocket
    Yeah, don't laugh
    It's been two months
    I still got it
    Sometimes I have to read the sucker twice
    Just to make sure I ain't forgot that
    She's gone

    You know, my psychiatrist said
    'Tell me what do you see
    When you look at these ink spots
    Of reds and yellows and greens
    You know, I looked at 'em all
    But they all looked to me like
    Big blue notes

    [Chorus]

    Stand high on this cliff
    Overlookin' the sea
    With my big blue note paper airplane
    That I just set free
    And I'm gonna wait here a few more minutes
    And if it don't come back to me, huh
    You guessed it
    She's gone

    Tag

    Crash landin'
    Bye bye, baby Writer/s: Scott Emerick, Toby Keith
    Publisher: Tokeco Tunes, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Round Hill Music Big Loud Songs
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Connor Wheeler from Dartmouth, NsI love this song. it is also very easy to play on guitar.
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