Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » John Mellencamp Lyrics » Nothings For Free Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Nothings For Free by John Mellencamp. Please check back for more John Mellencamp lyrics.

Nothings For Free Lyrics

Artist: John Mellencamp
Album: Falling From Grace

Written by: Larry Crane
Performed by: John Mellencamp

We started out
With a sin and a lie
And moved on to 'what's in it for me,'
And when trouble washed up, hell, we just let it flow by
And our kindness just washed out to sea.

They say Jesus died
On the old rugged cross
To save you from people like me
And Daddy, he slaved
For an uncaring boss,
'Cause nothin' worth nothin's for free

Now saviors, they work
Lots of overtime,
And sinners just try to get by
And the losers, they play
'Til they've spent their last dime
With the comfort of knowing they tried

Well, they say Jesus died
On the old rugged cross
To save you from people like me
And Daddy, he worked
For an uncaring boss
'Cause nothin' worth nothin's for free.

Well, I've lived a good life
And I've lived a bad,
And they both felt like sweet liberty,
And I felt the storm coming,
My redemption at hand
And everything good comes for free.

Well, they say Jesus died
On the old rugged cross
To save you from people like me.
And Daddy, he slaved
For an uncaring boss,
Nothin' worth nothin's for free.

Well, they say Jesus died
On the old rugged cross
And nothin' worth nothin's for free.
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
John Mellencamp Lyrics
John Mellencamp Falling From Grace Lyrics

More John Mellencamp Music Lyrics:
John Mellencamp - Again Tonight Lyrics
John Mellencamp - Beige To Beige Lyrics
John Mellencamp - Country Gentleman Lyrics
John Mellencamp - Get A Leg Up Lyrics
John Mellencamp - Let Them Run Your Lives Lyrics
John Mellencamp - Warmer Place To Sleep Lyrics
John Mellencamp - When Margaret Comes To Town Lyrics
John Mellencamp - Youve Got To Stand For Somethin Lyrics

© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.