add artist photo
Add Explanation
Add Meaning

When Wine Was Cheap lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Gourds – When Wine Was Cheap lyrics

I've got callous feet

You fear the wine

Believe me in the morning

I've done worse things at night

The colorful language

Feels like my oriental whore

I've been having her for years

And the words were like bullshit

When wine was cheap

And it ran like ink

Til I found she was an angel

So I sent her away

If I can match her disrespect

She'll come back someday

I done read about these ladies

They are so hard to find

In the meantime I'm off yer wine

Lyrics taken from

  • Email
  • Correct


      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.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      This page is missing some information about the song. Please expand it to include this information. You can help by uploading artist's image, adding song structure elements, writing song meaning or creating lyrics explanation.