The Stairs

Reba McEntire

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Dave Roberts, Pamela Hayes Brown
album: Track 8 in album The Last One to Know
release date: 1987
popularity : 5 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country
length: 3:09

Album Information

label: MCA Records
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 076744203021
script: Latin

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Reba McEntire The Last One to Know cover art

Lyrics

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She looks at the clock, it's a quarter past nine.
Dinner's still waiting from hours before.
In anger he strikes out and she starts to cry.
She lie.
And she fell down the stairs again.
Was it in spring when she packed up the kids, or
Oh but just like before she'll have to

A job, serving chicken fried steak and corn on the cob.
That a ticket to anywhere could be the cure.
She tried to leave him , but he wouldn't let her.
He swears it won't happen again. But she's so confused,

But it hasn't happened since she don't know when.
Maybe in winter with his job on the skids.
That she fell down the stairs again.

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 The Last One to Know
  • 2 The Girl Who Has Everything
  • 3 Just Across the Rio Grande
  • 4 I Don't Want to Mention Any Names
  • 5 Someone Else
  • 6 What You Gonna Do About Me
  • 7 I Don't Want to Be Alone
  • 8 The Stairs
  • 9 Love Will Find Its Way to You
  • 10 I've Still Got the Love We Made