Nobody Wants To Hear The Truth

(c) All songs written by Smartin Winner.
Recorded along the rivers Dolores, Guadelupe, Inn and Main.
Willi Ehms Records, 2018.

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nobody wants to hear the truth
nobody wants to wash the dishes
nobody wants to feed the fishes
nobody wants to shine their shoes
nobody wants to hear the truth
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wooden music
i like to live in my wooden house
i never leave
i like to make wooden music
and i play
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pink river
grandpa took his hat off
as he entered the door
but he always kept his boots on
that had led him through the war
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i’m just a travelin salesman
i’m just a travelin salesman
with a wife and a kid at home i rarely see
from time to time i meet a woman
i’d love to hold
and truth be told
there are some i held
but none i held as dearly as my wife
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i recall a women puzzle
i recall a women puzzle
but the pieces don’t fit
i recall a women puzzle
think i’m gonna quit
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fire lane, no parking
fire lane, no parking
said the tattoo above her hips
a blue and red example
of her craziness and wits
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wadlow
ali was the greatest
there’s the tallest man on earth
but for robert wadlow’s shoes
there just ain’t been no berth
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internal bleedings
let‘s have a last drink before xmas
was what tina torrent suggested
and so we left the office
because what tina said was law
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my horse smelt the water
she sat in this cafe
reading catcher in the rye
she tipped over her espresso
classy way to catch an eye
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you’re too beautiful for this train
maybe a plane approaching paris
the eiffel tower in sight
or a convertible in california
red, the sea to the right
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edith keeler
peaceful and social
beautiful and clever
living in the city
on the edge of forever
edith keeler must die
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ridin on a moscow mule
martin, rudy and jake
climbed a mountain
swam a lake
they got hungry
and thirsty too
it was time
to ride the moscow mule
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all i’m doin is sleepin
shoulda been readin
all i’m doin is sleepin
met her round midnight
stayed up til morn
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All lyrics in one document: Smartin Winner Lyrics