A long way from homeB.A.Gman
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Student Name: Brandon Grant

 

Title: A Long Way From Home 

 

Concept: A Person who has lost there way

 

Genre/Style: Country

 

Tempo: 80

 

 

 

Verse 1:

 

he remember when he was a teen (9)

mama passed away when he was only fifteen (12)

got in fights he was troubled thing (9)

that’s when he started drinking his old friend jim beam (12)

 

Shot after shot he’s drinking (7)

aint gonna stop til his pain gets weakened (9)

do it every week and on the weekend (10)

found himself on a roadway thinking (9)

he said (2)

 

 Pre Chorus:

 

if i could just get up from here I’d find my way back home (14)

steer clear and leave the pass in the rear and you’ll never be alone (16)

 

Chorus:

 

I’m a long way from home (6)

and gotta long way to go  (6)

I’m a long way from home (6)

guest I’ll never find my way home (8) 

 

Verse 2:

 

when she was young and so carefree (8)

didn’t have have to worry bout much you see (9)

no bills run wild and free (6)

she decided to travel throughout this country (12)

 

Found a boy in kanas city (8)

walked right up and told her she was pretty (9)

he left her sitting there high and dry (9)

and feeling lost ever since she lost that guy (11) 

 

 Pre Chorus:

 

if she could just get up from there she’d find her way back home (14)

steer clear and leave the pass in the rear and you’ll never be alone (16)

 

Chorus:

 

she’s a long way from home (6)

and gotta long way to go  (6)

she’s a long way from home  (6)

guest she’ll never find her way home  (8)

 

Bridge:

 

lots of people get lost out here  (8)

trying to find the dreams that they hold dear (9)

things can get a little weird (7)

but you have to know you gotta start Somewhere (11)

 

 

Chorus:

 

I’m a long way from home (6)

and gotta long way to go  (6)

I’m a long way from home (6)

guess I’ll never find my way home (8)