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well the dogs they buck-up the water in the swampy river bottom
run dogs, run
the rooster flies,
past the gun-clad kids with death on their minds
hear the crow, hear the last breath crow

i'm hot as an iron
wet as a dog
feelin' down low
i'm home

the grackle she sings on the altar of the tree,
grown over dad's grave
the cat claws into the roof of our house,
bringing in the sun and rain

well that ol' new orleans
she's got me on my knees
throwing all my glory at her feet

the rocking chair moans as an old lady sits,
crying all alone

it's that deep south of the line
last damn dime
louisiana landers blues


from curls of smoke (ep), track released May 24, 2014
VOX & GUITAR: riddy arman
FIDDLE: jackson ellis allan
mastered by tim story




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