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”

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”

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”

When She Walks Away

When she walks away Don’t you shed a tear Don’t you stay up all night Don’t you fret and fear Don’t you chase after her Don’t you beg her to stay Just give her patience and grace When she walks away She’s only thinkin’ ’bout the others Who did her wrong all her life AndContinue reading “When She Walks Away”

Blue Blazes

She walks into our favorite bar And I break into a cold sweat Her light blue eyes see me And it’s just like when we met It was at a Golf Course cafe’ She was waiting there for me Even though it was February We had to cool off by the sea Cause she’s hotContinue reading “Blue Blazes”

The Better Thing To Do

Before you took a walk outside And I never saw your smile again We talked for quite a while And fondly remembered when The rooster crowed that morning The grass outside was damp from rain We talked about the pleasure we felt We tried not to speak of the pain When you and I bothContinue reading “The Better Thing To Do”

Everlasting Romance

Like a Blue Jay on Friday she vanished in the morning haze Maybe she longed for and needed some more of them red-letter days Some more rides into the sunsets Some more guys to hold her tight Some more men who’d give her lovin’ every day and every night Well I’m not the kind ofContinue reading “Everlasting Romance”

Luck

She knew my story likely a little too wellIt was the kind of tale I couldn’t quite sellI was a bunch of basic for someone like herShe was the same age, but more mature She had admirers who were older than meWho I’d get to know and like reluctantlyI was jealous of those guys whoContinue reading “Luck”