Overnight Success

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George Strait

George Harvey Strait (born May 18, 1952) is an American country music singer, actor, and music producer. Strait is referred to as the "King of Country," and critics call Strait a living legend. He is known for his unique style of western swing music, bar-room ballads, honky-tonk style, and fresh ye… more »

If it was in your mind to really cut me down
If it was in your plan to walk me in the ground 
You left with him last night then daylight told the rest
And if you planned on hurtin' me, you're an overnight success

I couldn't blame someone who'd steal your love away
 Because I know what I've lost and all he's gained  Sweetheart last night I know he got the very best
And if you planned on hurtin' me, you're an overnight success

Can you handle all you've won from breaking my pride 
Will he stay with you and help you spend all the tears I've cried  Sweetheart I love you so and wish you happiness 
And if you planned on hurtin' me, you're an overnight success

Written by: SANGER SHAFER

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