I’m Not Them

They say I’m wastin’ time with you, my dear They think they’ve got you pegged, it’s so clear You leavin’ me is the last thing I fear ’Cause I’m not them and neither are you I know the ins and outs of all that you are You’re my rock, my foundation, my shining star YouContinue reading “I’m Not Them”

She’s Gotta Be a Country Girl

She’ll have bright eyes And highlighted hair That girl will be kind And will treat me fair I like a good ol’ gal Who likes to have fun She’ll be my best pal But she’ll be the one Who’ll go out on the dance floor With her girlfriends in the bar In public she’ll beContinue reading “She’s Gotta Be a Country Girl”

If I Had More Money

She didn’t break up with me Cause I said the wrong thing She didn’t cut me off permanently Cause she didn’t like the songs I’d sing when I’d serenade her from her lawn And the neighbors would sing along No, she said if I had more money Things wouldn’t have turned out wrong She likedContinue reading “If I Had More Money”

Moments That Matter To Me

(For Melanie Ann Gray) There was the time when I met you Oh, how could I ever forget you I assumed you would break my heart We were there at the Hole 19 bar Then we drove to the beach by car It sure was one hell of a start You had long brunette hairContinue reading “Moments That Matter To Me”

Well Spoken Woman

No matter where I go, or who I’m around There’s a kind of gal I haven’t yet found She reads Town & Country Wears a little black dress She smells of hydrangeas and doesn’t feel stress She’s a well spoken woman She says uproar instead of noise and tender spot instead of nerve Has possessionsContinue reading “Well Spoken Woman”

Where’s My Veronica?

She’s the girl on my street She’s light on her feet She knows me all too well I like her so, so much Though our lips never touched And her secrets I won’t tell And if she’s my Betty Then where’s my Veronica? Yeah if she’s my Betty Then where’s my Veronica? If she’s notContinue reading “Where’s My Veronica?”

Our Moonlight Swim

We met out at the lake with towels covering our lifeguard swimsuits It was us, the mountain air, pines and water we loved so much And we ran toward our unknown future without fear or worries It was during the same summer When I blew out your VW’s clutch Our close friends knew but ourContinue reading “Our Moonlight Swim”

Khaki Wacky Woman of Mine

When we’re out on the town On a pub crawl during the day She likes leerin’ at Military men And listens to what they say And she dances with them all She leads them by the hand On those shiny parquet floors To the music from the bands That khaki wacky woman of mine ThatContinue reading “Khaki Wacky Woman of Mine”

More Cowbell

Keep telling yourself I want you Like I’ve wanted nobody else Keep telling yourself I need you Got your picture on my shelf Keep telling yourself the only one Who I want right beside me Whether we’re in heaven or a living hell Cause you’d be right as raindrops I need you like songs needContinue reading “More Cowbell”