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Well
as the rain ruins my alibi I'm
down to telling you my red-eyed mind It's
not that sun bright path That
calls me from my home It's
just that fine~ Backslider's
wine My

momma sings loud in my memory "Oh
Son don't wear no black eye shine Fight.
for your rights But;
don't just fight for right And
do not drink Backslider's wine ".But

I took myself for a strong and loving soul 'Til
I found myself face down on a bar room floor Crying
"My God what, has become of me I,
do not drink Backslider's wine no more "?My

momma sings out in my memory "Oh
Son don't take no black eye shine Fight.
for your rights But;
don't just fight for right And
do not drink Backslider's wine ".God

do not drink Backslider's
Wine



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