Cocaine and Cigarettes

By Huey Lewis




Incense and cigarettes
They keep me on track
I'm better off in this world
Then I was the last

That's when I met you girl
You made me feel good
Got lost inside your world
You knew I would
Cause you're my addiction.

Cocaine and Cigarettes
They left me on my back
I got lost in that world
And I never made it back

That's when I met you girl
You made me feel good
I've dropped down inside your world
I knew I would
You're my addiction




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© 2009 Greenan
Published on Sunday, May 10, 2009.     Filed under: "Hillbilly" and "Lyrics"
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  • carlosjackal On Tuesday, October 12, 2021, carlosjackal (2640)By person wrote:

    Like lyrics to an unwritten classic song. Simple yet complex.

  • Pain Relief On Friday, September 14, 2018, Pain Relief (34)By person wrote:

    Wow. Very deep, very real.

  • A former member wrote: Great write!

  • Moonflower On Tuesday, June 9, 2009, Moonflower (303)By person wrote:

    love this

  • Mylissa On Tuesday, May 12, 2009, Mylissa (845)By person wrote:

    "You're my addiction" intense write. I really enjoyed this and the title is perfect.

  • freudian-slip On Tuesday, May 12, 2009, freudian-slip (242)By person wrote:

    can't help but think you are still torn... simplicity isn't so simple indeed. nice...

  • D3ADT0WN On Tuesday, May 12, 2009, D3ADT0WN (186)By person wrote:

    I could definitely relate to this, but then again I smoke so that might be why, But great write. I really enjoyed it.

  • Lady Grinning Soul On Monday, May 11, 2009, Lady Grinning Soul (145)By person wrote:

    "Cocaine and Cigarettes They left me on my back " stuck out for me. this was simple, well written. welcome to dp, hope you stay a while

  • Alanarchy On Monday, May 11, 2009, Alanarchy (1219)By person wrote:

    Simple, but a joy to read. Reminds me of country music, when country music was good. The repetition gives a gentle, breezy feel. Write on, man. And welcome to DP.

  • CharlottesWeb On Monday, May 11, 2009, CharlottesWeb (513)By person wrote:

    This felt good to read. That's all I have to say...it is just a nice bit of literature I enjoyed.

  • A former member wrote: "better off in this world than i was the last" caught my attention. and the ending was enjoyable as well. good write.

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