Tim McGraw - Forever Seventeen Lyrics

Tim McGraw Southern Voice cover art
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Let's be honest, you're not flawless
But you're as close as anything I've seen
You're not the woman that you envisioned
But your life is not a broken time machine
No, it's not that bad
No, it's really not that bad

A little midnight chardonnay
Smooth the edges off the day
A little taste of Mary Jane
Makes you feel young again
All those years around your eyes
Always take you by surprise
You've been living in a dream
Forever 17

A reckless lover, a father figure
You search for both in every man you meet
You're not a mother but sometimes you wonder
If a son or daughter just might make you feel complete
But no, you don't need someone else
No, it's hard enough to learn to love yourself

A little midnight chardonnay
Smooth the edges off the day
A little taste of Mary Jane
Makes you feel young again
All those years around your eyes
Always take you by surprise
You've been living in a dream
Forever 17

Little midnight chardonnay
Smooth the edges off the day
A little taste of Mary Jane
Makes you feel young again
All those years around your eyes
Always take you by surprise
You've been living in a dream
Forever, forever 17
Track Listing
Digital Media 1
  • 1 Still
  • 2 Ghost Town Train (She's Gone)
  • 3 Good Girls
  • 4 I Didn't Know It at the Time
  • 5 It's a Business Doing Pleasure With You
  • 6 If I Died Today
  • 7 Mr. Whoever You Are
  • 8 Southern Voice
  • 9 You Had to Be There
  • 10 I'm Only Jesus
  • 11 Forever Seventeen
  • 12 Love You Goodbye


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Angie Aparo, Ty Lacy, Shaffer Smith
    album: Track 11 in album Southern Voice
    release date: 2009-10-20
    popularity : 95 users have visited this page.
    genres: Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country
    length: 4:35
    Album Information
    label: Curb Records
    country(area): [Worldwide]
    format: Digital Media
    script: Latin