Randy Travis - Good Intentions Lyrics

Randy Travis Always & Forever cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
release date: 1987
popularity : 61 users have visited this page.
length: 3:40
Lyrics
Mama always prayed that I'd be a better man than daddy
And I determined not to let her down
Deserted by the man she loved and left to raise four children
We were the local gossip of the town.

I promised her that I'd live right and not be like the others
But I wound up in jail on Christmas day
I told her I'd be home and not to worry 'bout my brothers
When I got home my mom had passed away

(chorus)
And I hear tell the road to hell is paved with good intentions
And mama my intentions were the best
There's lotsa things in my life I just as soon not mention
Looks like I've turned out like all the rest
But mama my intentions were the best

A little boy with big blue eyes a-beggin' to go fishing
I promised him but never took the time
Now they won't let me see him and I sit here a-wishing
Wishin' I could hold him one more time

(repeat chorus)
But mama my intentions were the best



Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Too Gone Too Long
  • 2 My House
  • 3 Good Intentions
  • 4 What'll You Do About Me
  • 5 I Won't Need You Anymore
  • 6 Forever and Ever, Amen
  • 7 I Told You So
  • 8 Anything
  • 9 The Truth Is Lyin' Next to You
  • 10 Tonight We're Gonna Tear Down the Walls

  • Album Information
    label: Warner Bros. Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 07599255682
    script: Latin