Miranda Lambert - Dry Town Lyrics

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Well, the road was hot and flat as a ruler
Good hundred miles 'tween me and Mazula
That violet top wasn't gettin' no cooler
So I stopped at a quickie sack
Well, I figured I'd need about a sixth of Miller
And one of those things so I wouldn't spill 'er
And I asked the girl if the beer was in the back
She said

[Chorus]
It's a dry town
No beer, no liquor for miles around
I'd give a nickel for a sip or two
To wash me down
Outta this dry town

So I turn right around, no hesitation
Cursed the law for ruinin' the nation
Waved goodbye to the boy at the station
But she wouldn't go into gear

He said, it sounds like your transmission
You need Bob, but he's gone fishin'
His day off, he gets a long way from here
'Cause

[Chorus]

Well, back home friend, you can get a dose of
Something strong from your local grocer
So I walked down till I came a little closer
To a place called Happy John's

He said, "I keep something here for colds and fevers
Down underneath where I usual leave her
Just last night I felt a cold comin' on."

Now it's a dry town
No beer, no liquor for miles around
I'd give a nickel for a sip or two
To wash me down
Outta this dry town
I need a sip or two
To wash me down
Outta this dry town

Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Gunpowder & Lead
  • 2 Dry Town
  • 3 Famous in a Small Town
  • 4 Crazy Ex‐Girlfriend
  • 5 Love Letters
  • 6 Desperation
  • 7 More Like Her
  • 8 Down
  • 9 Guilty in Here
  • 10 Getting Ready
  • 11 Easy From Now On


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: David Todd Rawlings, Gillian Howard Welch
    album: Track 2 in album Crazy Ex‐Girlfriend
    release date: 2007-5-1
    popularity : 121 users have visited this page.
    length: 2:42
    Album Information
    label: Columbia Nashville
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 828767893228
    script: Latin