I Don't Wanna Play House

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Loretta Lynn

Loretta Lynn (née Webb; born on April 14, 1932) is an American country-music singer-songwriter and author. Born in Butcher Hollow, near Paintsville, Kentucky, USA, to a coal-miner father. At the age of 14 she married, and soon she became pregnant. She moved to Washington state with her husband, O… more »

Today I sat alone at the window and I watched our little girl outside at play
With the little boy next door like so many times before
But somethin' didn't seem quite right today
So I went outside to see what they were doing

And then the teardrops made my eyes grow dim
'Cause I heard him name a game and I hung my head in shame
When I heard our little girl say to him
I don't want to play house I know it can't be fun
I watched mommy and daddy and if that's the way it's done
I don't want to play house it makes my mommy cry
'Cause when she played house, my daddy said goodbye
I don't want to play house...

Written by: JACK RHODES, RED HAYS

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