From somewhere outside, i hear a Street vendor cry “filet gumbo” From my window i see him, going Down the street and he don’t know That we fell right to sleep In the damp tangled sheets so soon After love in the hot afternoon. Now the bourbon street lady Sleeps like a baby in the..
Lookin’ back, On the memory of The dance we shared, (be)neath the stars above For a moment, All the world was right How could i have known, That you’d ever say goodbye? And now, I’m glad i didn’t know The way it all would end The way it all would go Our lives, Are better..
Blame it all on my roots, i showed up in boots And ruined your black-tie affair Last one to know, last one to show I was the last one you thought you’d see there And i saw the surprise, and the fear in his eyes When i took his glass of champagne And i toasted..
Well you’re a real hot cookie with your new hairdo Your high heel boots and your credit card Long legs and a mini skirt Yeah you know what works and you work it hard You smile like such a lady, innocent and sweet You drive the men folk crazy, but any girl can see You’re..
I still think about the way it was When you could still speak your mind Back when uncle sam put a gun in your hand And he laid it all on the line Well my grandaddy never did have any trouble With standin’ up for what he believed People today seem to be ashamed of..
(terry stafford – paul fraser) Amarillo by mornin’, up from san antone Everything that i’ve got is just what i’ve got on When that sun is high in that texas sky i’ll be buckin’ at the county fair Amarillo by mornin’, amarillo i’ll be there. They took my saddle in houston, broke my leg in..