I’ve got a smile


 

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I may be a dreamer

Old-fashioned

Romantic

I may be a cynic

I might be boring as hell

But I’ve got a smile!

I worship old Willie

I dig Steve McQueen

I might be the sorriest

Most contradictory

Or even luckiest bastard

There ever has been

Written

by Maik

Herrmann

 

I die laughing at Laurel & Hardy

Luv Roger Miller and Kris

I pray for Stephen Bruton

When playing the records of his

Somehow I love my life

I sure got a smile!

I love Clint Eastwood’s movies

And I cry at John Ford’s

Love my beer on Sunday morning

And loafing on the porch

And I smoke Willie’s dope only

When a good gal’s around

I’m a child of the forest

I spend nights by the river

I have rattlers for supper

And fancy some crocodile

I get stoned on stinging nettles

Lord, I’ve got a smile!

I’ve got a smile

_Maik___

      Maik Herrmann, critically acclaimed lyricist/songwriter & author of the “AUSTIN ROARERS – Vol. 1-3” songbooks. He is an award-winning songwriter from the former German Democratic Republic. He loves to participate in trampoline jumping and in-line skate marathons.

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