I'm Not Built That Way Lyrics

Billy Dean


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Donald R. Pfrimmer, George Teren
album: Track 8 in album Fire in the Dark
release date: 1993
popularity : 25 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country
length: 2:54

Cover Art

Billy Dean Fire in the Dark cover art
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I am not a devil

I am not a saint
You can't tell if the wood is good
By looking at the paint
It's not that I don't love you
Some words are just hard for me to say
I wish I was a poet
But honey I'm not built that way

I know someone hurt you
But that's all in the past
He was one to hit and run
But I don't' work like that
I'm gonna take forever
To finish what we started here today
I just can't' lie about it
Honey I'm not built that way

I'm built to go the distance
Solid as a rock
I climb all my mountains to the top
I won't' run for cover
Even when our sunny skies turn gray
Honey I'm not built that way
Saying it is one thing proving it takes time
But the thought that I don't love you
Should never cross your mind

I'm built to go the distance
Solid as a rock
I climb all my mountains to the top
I won't' run for cover
Even when our sunny skies turn gray
Honey I'm not built that way
Saying it is one thing proving it takes time
But the thought that I don't love you
Should never cross your mind

Built that way
I'm not built that way


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Tryin' to Hide a Fire in the Dark
  • 2 When a Women Cries
  • 3 That's What I Like About Love
  • 4 I Wanna Take Care of You
  • 5 Only a Woman Knows
  • 6 We Just Disagree
  • 7 Two of the Lucky Ones
  • 8 I'm Not Built That Way
  • 9 Give Me All the Pieces
  • 10 Steam Roller