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"WELCOME TO THE CLUB"

I couldn't help but overhear you talkin' to yourself 
How she slipped right through your hands 
And in between all of the four letter words 
You said you're never gonna understand
You gave her everything you thought she wanted 
Now all you want is gone
You're just one of many broken hearted 
Wonderin' what went wrong

CHORUS:

Welcome to the club
Don't be thinkin' you're the only one
Whose heart was in a hit 'n' run
While you look the other way
As you're howlin' at the moon
Take a look around the room
At all your fellow fools of love
Welcome to the club


Over in the corner is old Larry John
Gettin' over wife number two
And sittin' next to him is a regular heir
They're as lonely as me and you
We got one thing in common when we walked in
A memory we're tryin' to kill
Swearin' up and down we'll never try again, but
We know we will

(Repeat chorus)

Welcome to the club
Welcome to the club
Welcome to the club 



"TWO STEPPIN' MIND"

Swingin' doors
Neon lights
Hardwood floors
It's Saturday night
All my dancin' doves
I got a cold long start
I've got a two steppin' mind
And a honky tonk heart

CHORUS:

I've got a two steppin' mind 
And a honky tonk heart
I need a five-peice band
With my fiddle and steel guitar
Someone to hold
When the music starts
I've got a two steppin' mind 
And a honky tonk heart


It's at the hour
When I get there
Pretty girls
And they're everywhere
There ain't no way
To keep us apart
I've got a two steppin' mind 
And a honky tonk heart

(Repeat chorus 2x)

Hey, I've got a two steppin' mind 
And a honky tonk heart

"THE ONLY THING THAT I HAVE LEFT"

Some people say
I'm one of those guys
With blessings in life over looked
Sometimes I feel like the tatter torn pages
Of some old paperback book
All the places I've played and the money I've made
Still I've got nothing to show
And the only thing that I have left 
In the whole wide world
Is you

You put your whole life into somethin' you love
And you never get that one big break
Gotta take you out of the back street bars
And put you on center stage
But a million tears and a million beers
Have just about washed me up
And the only thing that I have left 
In the whole wide world
Is you

CHORUS:

I gave it all I had
Every night for all these years
Pourin' out my soul
Till it was gone
I spread myself so thin
And I'm just barely hangin' on
But tonight I'm with you
And you can carry me through
Just lo---ve me
Cuz the only thing that I have left
In the whole wide world
Is you

(Repeat chorus)

Oh, is you



"YOU CAN TAKE IT WITH YOU (WHEN YOU GO)"

Well, I'm gonna hafta get a new mail box
Cuz all she left me was a hole
And I'm gonna hafta get a new washin' machine
As soon as I get some new clothes
Well, I could close my eyes and run through this house
And never once stub my big toe
It was a man who'd never been left
Who said, "You can't take it with you when you go"

CHORUS:

Well, she took everything but the kitchen sink
If I had me a glass,
Lord, I'd pour me a drink 
It's a lesson hard learned 
But it just goes to show
You can take it with you 
When you go

Well, I'm sittin' here on this hard floor
Where a big, soft couch used to be
And I'm starrin' at a bug on the wall
Where there used to be a TV
Well, I'd kill that sucker in a heartbeat
If I could find me anything to throw
I was so naive
To have ever believed
You can take it with you when you go

(Repeat chorus 2x)

I oughta call somebody
But I ain't got a phone
Just goes to show
You can take it with you when you go

"AIN'T NO ANGELS"

I've lead a liftime
Fightin' this land
Workin' for nothin' 
With these dry, callus hands
I'm a slave to the sun
It ain't cuttin' me no slack
Gets me beggin' whenever I look back

CHORUS:

Ain't no glory in this livin'
Ain't no runnin' from your sins
I hope there's angels where I'm goin'
Ain't no angels where I've been


Three generations
Countin' on me
To work this farm
Keep it in the family
Well, I've done all I can
And it's past becomin' clear
That I can't hold out
Much longer here

(Repeat chorus 2x)

Ain't no angels where I've been



"MEMORY LANE"

People ask me, "Whatchya doin' son,
You're gonna drive yourself insane
You'll never find the sunshine
When you're followin' the rain."
Seems like I take a new road
After all these years
But I wind up on that same old trail of tears

CHORUS:

I'm still walkin' down Memory Lane
Cuz I know I'll be runnin' into you
Reminiscin' through the pain
Recallin' things we used to do
I'm lookin' up an old flame 
Down on Heartbreak Avenue
I'm still walkin' down Memory Lane 
Cuz I know I'll be runnin'
Into you


I hate the way I loved you
But my mind keeps goin' back
My train of thought
Just won't get off
That same old worn out track
It's an every night occasion
Me and your memory meet
On that endless lonely street of broken dreams

(Repeat chorus 2x)

[Here she comes now]

I'm still walkin'
Down Memory Lane
I'm still walkin' 
Down Memory Lane
I'm still walkin'(walkin')
Down Memory Lane
Lord, I'm walkin' 
Down Memory Lane
Oh, I'm walkin'(walkin')
Down Memory Lane

"TEARS IN THE RAIN"

It was rainin' hard in Houston
When I ran into her
I searched for conversation
But I was lost for words
Then a cloud of tear-filled memories
Came crashin' down on me
If it hadn't been for the pourin' rain
I'm sure she would have seen...

CHORUS:

Tears in the rain
Pattin' the pain
Maybe she'd come back 
If she could see me cry
She thinks I'm so strong
Oh, but she's so wrong
She just couldn't see these tears in the rain


Now, I'll regret that moment
Cuz I didn't let her know
How much I still loved her
I was hopin' it would show
But the raindrops and the teardrops
Ran together on my face
Now she'll never, ever know
No one could ever take her place

(Repeat chorus)

she thinks I'm so strong
Oh, but she's so wrong
She just couldn't see these tears in the rain



"WHAT SHE LEFT BEHIND"

She took the TV and the toaster
She took the curtains and the car
I guess she took for granted
I wouldn't take it very hard
And for someone in a hurry
She took her own sweet time
But it's not what she took that hurt
It's what she left behind

CHORUS:

A bedroom full of memories
That time cannot erase
Photographs of the two of us
That she said, "Throw away"
She took my heart and soul
And left me here to lose my mind
No, it's not what she took that hurt
It's what she left behind


She said, "I've given you my best
But I can't take no more"
She said, "I've run outa reasons"
Then she walked out the door
It's gonna take a lot of doin' 
To get over her goodbye
Cuz it's not what she took that hurt
It's what she left behind

(Repeat chorus)

She took my heart and soul
And left me here to lose my mind
No, it's not what she took that hurt
It's what she left behind


"WHAT ROOM WAS THE HOLIDAY IN" *

You've got a glow
That's not a suntan
And a new gleam
In your eyes
Oh, it must have been 
One grat vacation
Girl, you look
So satisfied

CHORUS:

Tell me what room 
Was the holiday in
Was I outta your mind
When you turned to him
What a good time
It must have been
Tell me what room
Was the holiday in


You said you needed
A small vacation
Just a couple of days
All by yourself
So, off you went
In a new direction
And what you found
Was someone else

(Repeat chorus 2x)

Tell me what room (what room)
Was the holiday in
Was I outta your mind
When you turned to him
(Repeating while slowly trailing off)



"I KEEP IT UNDER MY HAT"

It looks a little leather
So it looks good on me
But since you've left
I'm wearin'
This old hat differently
Hang when rainin' some
It keeps out all but one

CHORUS:

I keep the brim pulled down
Whenever those teardrops come around
So nobody else can see
Just what your memory does to me
I know I can't hide
But, baby, I still got my pride
When your memory comes back
I keep it under my hat


Last night, I thought I'd go out
I don't know where my head was at
I had to turn around,
Go back and get my hat
And I was glad I did
When I saw you with him

(Repeat chorus replacing "keep" with "kept")

When your memory comes back
I keep it under my hat


(Produced by James Stroud and Byron Gallimore)
(*Produced by James Stroud and Doug Johnson)