Anytown

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Over dale and over hills 
I'll take you through the cotton mills
To the ginnels where we played 
And where are friendships all were made

 Still they came and tore them down
And now we live in Anytown 
They came and tore it down
And now this place could be Anytown 

Can't forget and won't forgive 
The places we've been forced to live
 Sticks and stones may break my bones 
But rather that than live alone 

For they came and tore it down
And now we live in Anytown 
They came and tore it down
And now this place could be Anytown 

Rags to riches, that's a lie
For some things money just can't buy
 Thicker than water blood may be
And comfort still brings misery

For they came and tore it down
And now we live in Anytown 
They came and tore it down
And now this place could be Anytown 

They took the heart when they ripped it down
And in its place sent Anytown 

 Summer in the driving rain
I can hear the Oldham train.

Written by: BEN WATT

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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