Hard Livin'

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Joe Ely

Joe Ely (born February 9, 1947, Amarillo, Texas, United States) is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist whose music touches on honky-tonk, Texas Country, Tex-Mex and rock and roll. more »

Well, you can call out the sheriff and the highway patrol
There's a fool on the road careening out of control 
Hard liquor, fast women, Lord, I can't leave 'em be
I wish hard livin' didn't come so easy to me

I keep my engine revvin' and my beer on ice
My idea of heaven is a pair 'a dice
Come on seven, come eleven, set this poor boy free
I wish hard livin' didn't come so easy to me

 Bright lights, Saturday night
I had me a little, you know I feel all right 
My cupcake, she can shimmy and shake  Spends more money any fool can make

When my tires are flat and I'm out of gas
I promise myself I'll let the next one pass
I wish that a promise didn't break so easily 
I wish hard livin' didn't come so easy to me


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