Ruby's Song

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The Louvin Brothers

The Louvin Brothers were an American country music duo composed of brothers Ira Lonnie Loudermilk (1924–1965) and Charlie Elzer Loudermilk (1927–2011), better known as Ira and Charlie Louvin. They helped popularize close harmony, a genre of country music. The brothers are cousins to John D. Lou… more »

Way out in the country where I used to live Lordy Lordy what I wouldn't give
To turn back the time and be a boy again and see the sun come up every morning
A quarter of a mile to the grocery store school bus came within a mile off my door

And here in distance of a cotton gin a thirty minute walk to Ruby
Oh I'd walk it in the moonlight oh I'd walk it on the dark night 
Rain or shine this heart of mine craved Ruby's company 
Oh she could kiss me just right oh but I was a little too shy
For I got the nerve to make my move Ruby got away from me

Oh I'd walk it in the moonlight

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