New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

I am ready (I am friend)
When I was broke and blue
I gave advice to you
You're a real good friend
You helped me pay the rent
I charged you ten percent
Oh, you're a real good friend.

When I was sick, ol' scout
I took your girl friend out
On me you can depend
Oh, what a power you were
I even married her
And you're a real good friend.

Have a cigar or two
That's mighty nice of you
You're a real good friend
Don't stand too close to me
'Cause it might blow up
You see, you're a real good friend.

I borrowed your car last night
You brought it back alright
Smashed from end to end (what a wreck)
I may have heard the crash
I filled it up with gas
You're a real good friend.

(I tell you Buddy
That if I need a friend again
Knowing you like I do
I'm gonna buy a dog
Well, knowing you like I do
You'd better buy yourself
A dozen dogs.)

I sang a song you wrote
You sang it note for note
You're a real good friend
I think it will be a hit so
I put my name on it
Oh, you're a real good friend.

Let's sing a sweet duet
We'll make a team
I'll bet and let
Our voices blend
I'll sing the melody
I'll sing the harmony
We're both real good friends
Oh, yeah we're both real good friends...



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/b/buck_owens/youre_a_real_good_friend.html

Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×