Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to The L & N Don't Stop Here Anymore by Johnny Cash. Please check back for more Johnny Cash lyrics.

The L & N Don't Stop Here Anymore Lyrics

Artist: Johnny Cash
Album: Unearthed

When I was a curly headed baby
My daddy sat me down upon his knee
He said, "Boy, you go to school and learn your letters
Don't you be a dirty miner like me"

I was born and raised in the mouth of the Hazard Hollow
Coal cars rambled past my door
Now they're standin' in a rusty row all empty
And the L & N
Don't stop here anymore

I used to think my daddy was a black man
With script enough to buy the company store
Now he goes downtown with empty pockets
And his face is white as a February snow

I was born and raised in the mouth of the Hazard Hollow
Coal cars rambled past my door
Now they're standin' in a rusty row all empty
And the L & N
Don't stop here anymore

Last night I dreamed I went down to the coal yard
To draw my pay like I always did before
But them ol' kudzu vines were comin' through the window
And the leaves and grass were growin' through the floor

I was born and raised in the mouth of the Hazard Hollow
Coal cars rambled past my door
Now they're standin' in a rusty row all empty
And the L & N
Don't stop here anymore

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Johnny Cash Lyrics
Johnny Cash Unearthed Lyrics

More Johnny Cash Music Lyrics:
Johnny Cash - Drink To Me Lyrics
Johnny Cash - I'd Just Be Fool Enough (To Fall) Lyrics
Johnny Cash - I've Been Everywhere Lyrics
Johnny Cash - Man In Black Lyrics
Johnny Cash - Old Apache Squaw Lyrics
Johnny Cash - Taller Than Trees Lyrics
Johnny Cash - The One Rose Lyrics
Johnny Cash - You Won't Have Far To Go Lyrics