Stripes

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You were lyin' there with nothing on
But a goofy little grin and a platinum blonde
I can't believe you'd do that on our bed
I got a pistol and I got a bullet 
And a pissed off finger just'a itchin' to pull it
The only thing keepin' me from losin' my head

Is I hate stripes and orange ain't my color 
And if I squeeze that trigger tonight
I'll be wearin' one or the other 
There's no crime of passion worth a crime of fashion 
The only thing savin' your life
Is that I don't look good in orange and I hate stripes 

Woah, woah, woah

I could fall in love with the prison guard
I could sell cigarettes in the prison yard
Don't think hard time would be that hard on me
I could pick up trash on the side of the road
But I'd die if I saw someone I know
Ain't the chains, it's the clothes that's stoppin' me

I hate stripes and orange ain't my color 
And if I squeeze that trigger tonight
I'll be wearin' one or the other 
There's no crime of passion worth a crime of fashion 
The only thing savin' your life
Is that I don't look good in orange and I hate stripes 

Oh, and one shot ain't worth a bad mugshot 
God knows I wouldn't be caught holdin' up a number  While the whole town's starin' at the picture 
In the paper of me wearin' stripes 

There's no crime of passion worth a crime of fashion 
The only thing savin' your life
Is that I don't look good in orange and I hate stripes 
And orange ain't my color 
And if I squeeze that trigger tonight
I'll be wearin' one or the other 
There's no crime of passion worth a crime of fashion 
The only thing savin' your life
Is that I don't look good in orange and I hate stripes 

Woah, woah, woah, woah

Written by: BRANDY LYNN CLARK, SHANE MCANALLY, MATTHEW JENKINS

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Downtown Music Publishing

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