Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Cold Hard Facts of Life by Ferlin Husky. Please check back for more Ferlin Husky lyrics.

Cold Hard Facts of Life Lyrics

Artist: Ferlin Husky
Album: What Am I Gonna Do Now?

I got back in town a day before I'd planned to
I smiled and said I'll sure surprise my wife
I don't think I'll phone I'll just head on home
For I didn't know the cold hard facts of life
I passed a little winestore on the corner I pictured pink champagne by candle light
I stopped the car right then got out and hurried in
My mind not on the cold hard facts of life
A stranger stood there laughing by the counter
He said I'll take two bottles of your best
Her husband's out of town and there's a party
He winkled as if to say you know the rest
I left the store two steps behind the stranger
From there to my house his car stayed in sight
But it wasn't till he turned into my drive I learned
I was witnessing the cold hard facts of life
I drove around the block till I was dizzy each time the noise came louder from within
And then I saw our bottle there beside me
And I drank a fifth of courage and walked in
Oh you should have seen their frantic faces
They screamed and cried please put away that knife
I guess I'll go to hell or rot here in the cell
But who told who the cold hard facts of life who told who the cold hard facts of life

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Ferlin Husky Lyrics
Ferlin Husky What Am I Gonna Do Now? Lyrics

More Ferlin Husky Music Lyrics:
Ferlin Husky - Alabama Jubilee Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - Daddy's Little Girl Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - Face of a Clown Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - I Could Sing All Night Long Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - I'm Not Me Without You Anymore Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - Out in the Cold Again Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - Prize Possession Lyrics
Ferlin Husky - There Goes My Everything Lyrics