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    A Good Year For The Roses

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    A Good Year For The Roses
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      About "A Good Year For The Roses"

      Lyrics for George Jones - "A Good Year For The Roses"

      I can hardly bare the sight of lipstick on the cigarettes there in the ashtray
      Lyin' cold the way you left them at least your lips caressed them while you packed
      And a lip print on a half-filled cup of coffeethat you poured and didn't drink
      But at least you thought you wanted it that's so much more than I can say for me
      But what a good year for the roses many blooms still linger there
      The lawn could stand another mowin' it's funny I don't even care
      And when you turned and walked away and as the door behind you closes
      The only thing I know to say it's been a good year for the roses

      After three full years of marriage it's the first time that you haven't made the bed
      I guess the reason we're not talkin' there's so little left to say we haven't said
      While a million thoughts go running through my mind I find I haven't spoke a word
      And from the bedroom those familiar sounds of our one baby's cryin' goes unheard
      But what a good year for the roses

      SONGWRITERS:
      CHESNUT, JERRY
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