A Father's Love Song Lyrics

George Strait

George Strait The Road Less Traveled / Holding My Own cover art
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I got sent home from school one day with a shiner on my eye
Fighting was against the rules and it didnt matter why
When Dad got home I told that story just like Id rehearsed
Then stood there on those trembling knees and waited for the worst

And he said, Let me tell you a secret, about a fathers love
A secret that my daddy said was just between us
He said daddies dont just love their children every now and then
Its a love without end, amen, its a love without end, amen

When I became a father in the spring of 81
There was no doubt that stubborn boy was just like my fathers son
And when I thought my patience had been tested to the end
I took my daddys secret and I passed it on to him

Track Listing

  • 1 She'll Leave You With a Smile
  • 2 Run
  • 3 Stars on the Water
  • 4 Living and Living Well
  • 5 The Real Thing
  • 6 Don't Tell Me You're Not in Love
  • 7 The Road Less Traveled
  • 8 The Middle of Nowhere
  • 9 Good Time Charley's
  • 10 My Life's Been Grand
  • 11 You're Right I'm Wrong
  • 12 Holding My Own
  • 13 Gone as a Girl Can Get
  • 14 So Much Like My Dad
  • 15 Trains Make Me Lonesome
  • 16 All of Me (Loves All of You)
  • 17 Wonderland of Love
  • 18 Faults and All
  • 19 It's Alright With Me
  • 20 Here We Go Again
  • 21 Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind
  • 22 A Father's Love
  • 23 Baby's Got Her Blue Jeans On
  • 24 Big Balls in Cowtown
  • 25 I Get Carried Away
  • credits

    album: Track 22 in album The Road Less Traveled / Holding My Own
    release date: 2001-11-6
    popularity : 362 users have visited this page.
    length: 3:06

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    script: Latin