Road

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Jackson Browne

Clyde Jackson Browne (born October 9, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and musician who has sold over 17 million albums in the United States alone. more »

Highways and dance halls
A good song takes you far
Your write about the moon
And you dream about the stars  Blues in old motel rooms
 Girls in daddy's car
You sing about the nights 
And you laugh about the scars  Coffee in the morning cocaine afternoons 
You talk about the weather 
And you grin about the rooms  Phone calls long distance 
To tell how you've been
 Forget about the losses, you exaggerate the wins

And when you stop to let em know
You've got it down
Its just another town along the road

The ladies come to see you
If your name still rings a bell
They give you damn near nothin 
And they'll say they knew you well
So you tell em you'll remember 
But they know its just a game
And along the way their faces
All begin to look the same
And when you stop to let em know
You got it down
Its just another town along the road

Well it isn't for the money 
And its only for a while 
You stalk about the rooms 
And you roll away the miles  Gamblers in the neon, clinging to guitars 
You're right about the moon
But you're wrong about the stars 
And when you stop to let em know
You got it down
Its just another town along the way

Written by: DANNY O'KEEFE

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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