Ain't Nobody Gonna Take That from Me

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Collin Raye

Floyd Elliott Wray (born August 22, 1960 in De Queen, Arkansas) is an American country music singer, known professionally as Collin Raye. He made his debut on the American country music scene in 1991 with the release of his debut album All I Can Be, which produced his first Number One hit in "Love,… more »

I remember when baseball was everything 
It was little league, but what a big game
 There were two men on and one man out
I got a fastball hanging outside 
I swung that bat with all my might 
And the ball was gone
They say I knocked the cover off
It was the only homer that I ever had
You should of seen my dad

And there ain't nobody gonna take that from me
As long as I'm holding on
 Heaven wouldn't ask it of me
The devil on a good day ain't that strong 
I'm keeping it here inside me
As long as I live and breathe 
The ball was soaring and the crowd was roaring 
And there ain't nobody gonna take that from me

I was nineteen, it was a good job
 Moving TV's on a loading dock
Till the boss said, "son
Try to lose every seventh one
I got it worked out with a good friend 
Keep your mouth shut, and we'll cut you in
Now what do you say
Don't you want to be rich one day"
I lost a real good job that night 
But I kept my pride 


And sometimes it feels like
My best years are behind me
Then somehow, out of nowhere  Something sneaks up to remind me
Like this morning, I woke up
To a little voice that spoke up
Saying, "daddy, please 
Fix a bowl of rice krispies 
You're the bestest friend that I ever had
You know I love you dad"



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