Molly's Blues

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Charlie Robison

Charles Fitzgerald "Charlie" Robison (born September 1, 1964) is an American country music singer/songwriter. His brother, Bruce Robison, and his sister, Robyn Ludwick, are also singer/songwriters. more »

I will see you in the morning 
When the moonlight leaves the trees 
But I will always feel the embers 
Of the flames in Tennessee 

I was sleeping when they came knocking 
They said boy you better leave
Said South Nashville is rocking 
And they can't get no relief 

So I run and put my pants on
And I run to get my car
But the flames they was a rising 
And I didn't get to far

 There was a black man on the corner 
He said boy just turn away
I got a gun here in my pocket 
And I will take your life away

So I showed the man your picture 
And I said we had a son
And I was just up here from Texas 
I wasn't hurting anyone

So I run out to the highway 
And I finally caught a ride
With some white trash outta towner
With his wife and kids inside 

So I sit here on the roadside 
And I talk to your machine 
I can see the flames a rising 
Over Nashville Tennessee

Well, don't go out looking on your TV 
They gonna keep this all discreet 
They will never tell the secrets 
Of the flames in Tennessee 

You know I hope she don't discover 
That this all was all just a lie
But If I don't get home to see her
Then my heart will surely die

I will see you in the morning 
When the moonlight leaves the trees 
But I will always feel the embers 
Of The flames in Tennessee 
The night they burned down Nashville Tennessee

Written by: CHARLIE ROBISON, CHARLIE FITZGERALD ROBISON

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Molly's Blues