Them Boys

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Brantley Gilbert

Brantley Gilbert (born January 20, 1985 in Jefferson, Georgia) is an American country rock music singer-songwriter. He has released two albums, both on the Average Joe's Entertainment label. His songs have also been recorded by Colt Ford and Jason Aldean. In December 2010, he left Average Joe's to … more »

Look at them boys in the back of that truck  Somebody ought to jerk a knot in their butts
Out ridin' around like they own this town
That racket turned all the way up

It's too early for school to let out
And the Pastor's boy just threw a cigarette out
I sure hope there ain't beer in them cups
 Cause our star quarterback's turnin' 'em up

Them boys don't know one thing about life
True love or trouble, struggle or strife 
They think it's all just fun and games 
Like laws and rules are balls and chains 

Treatin' little girls like hearts don't break 
Treatin' old men like hands don't shake 
I pray it's just a phase they're goin' through 
Yeah but what are we gonna do with them boys

I heard ol' Franks grandson got caught 
With a case full of beer that Smith boy bought 
Y'all didn't hear all of this from me
But I heard they got it with a fake i.d.

Them boys don't know one thing about life
True love or trouble, struggle or strife 
They think it's all just fun and games 
Like laws and rules are balls and chains 

Treatin' little girls like hearts don't break 
Treatin' old men like hands don't shake 
I pray it's just a phase they're goin' through 
Yeah but what are we gonna do with them boys
Them boys

Lookin' back on the times we shared 
From rock 'n roll to these rockin' chairs 
The same ones our granddads sat in
By this old wood stove in this hardware store
Talkin' the gossip, the weather and war
And how much trouble we were in

Oh, you can bet they said back then
They don't know a thing 

Them boys don't know one thing about life
True love or trouble, struggle or strife 
They think it's all just fun and games 
Like laws and rules are balls and chains 

Treatin' little girls like hearts don't break 
Treatin' old men like hands don't shake 
I pray it's just a phase they're goin' through 
Yeah but what are we gonna do with them boys
They don't know a thing  About love
 About life
Them boys

Written by: BRANTLEY KEITH GILBERT, COLT FORD, MIKE DEKLE

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