Don't Blink

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Kenny Chesney

Kenneth Arnold "Kenny" Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer and songwriter. Chesney has recorded 15 albums, 14 of which have been certified gold or higher by the RIAA. He has also produced more than 30 Top Ten singles on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, 22 o… more »

I turned on the evening news
Saw a old man being interviewed Turning a hundred and two today Asked him what's the secret to life
He looked up from his old pipe Laughed and said "All I can say is"

Don't blink Just like that you're six years old and you take a nap and you
Wake up and you're twenty-five and your high school sweetheart becomes your wife
Don't blink You just might miss your babies growing like mine did Turning into moms and dads next thing you know your "better half"
Of fifty years is there in bed
And you're praying God takes you instead Trust me friend a hundred years goes faster than you think So don't blink 
I was glued to my TV when it looked like he looked at me and said
"Best start putting first things first" Cause when your hourglass runs out of sand
You can't flip it over and start again
Take every breathe God gives you for what it's worth 
Don't blink Just like that you're six years old and you take a nap and you
Wake up and you're twenty-five and your high school sweetheart becomes your wife
Don't blink You just might miss your babies growing like mine did Turning into moms and dads next thing you know your "better half"
Of fifty years is there in bed
And you're praying God takes you instead Trust me friend a hundred years goes faster than you think So don't blink 
So I've been tryin' to slow it down
I've been tryin' to take it in
In this here today, gone tomorrow world we're livin' in

Don't blink Just like that you're six years old and you take a nap and you
Wake up and you're twenty-five and your high school sweetheart becomes your wife
Don't blink You just might miss your babies growing like mine did Turning into moms and dads next thing you know your "better half"
Of fifty years is there in bed
And you're praying God takes you instead Trust me friend a hundred years goes faster than you think So don't blink 
Naw, don't blink Life goes faster than you think

Written by: CHRIS ALLEN WALLIN, CASEY MICHAEL BEATHARD

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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