Tears Lyrics

Jason Michael Carroll


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Bryce P. Wilson, Makeda Davis
album: Track 4 in album Growing Up Is Getting Old
release date: 2009
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country
length: 4:33

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Jason Michael Carroll Growing Up Is Getting Old cover art
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Paid first and last month's rent,
I don't know why I even carried in this old bed of mines
Its not like I ever sleep
All I do is think of her, and wonder how I'm gonna make things work
Cause I know as a dad I got a lot of responsibility
Even tho God gave this gift to the both of us
Some how every other weekend is how it ended up

[Chorus:]
When the telephone rings, I drop everything
Cause when all you got is that 8 o'clock, night night dad I miss you a lot
I stop in my tracks, I try to act strong when she calls
And I thank God she cant hear tears, when they fall

Now its her Dr. Seuss and me and shes learning how to read
And I cant see those pictures, but I can hear those pages turn
And her mother says it bath time, as she blows a kiss through the line
I don't know whats worse saying goodbye, or talking to her
Cause I'm the one that should be there tucking her in the bed
But since her voice is all I have I'm thankful for what I get

[Chorus]

If she knew I was crying she might think its her fault,
Oh but that's just me missing her
Every time we talk
Every time we talk

[Chorus]


Track Listing

  • 1 Happened On a Saturday Night
  • 2 Let Me Go
  • 3 Where I'm From
  • 4 Tears
  • 5 Growing Up is Getting Old
  • 6 That's All I Know
  • 7 We Threw It All Away
  • 8 Sorry Don't Matter
  • 9 Barn Burner
  • 10 Hurry Home