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Dar Williams - The Easy Way Lyrics

I knew a guy
Thought he was my first love
But he had to decide
Between me and the one before
And she stacked it all up
Like a house of cards
Said if he didn't come back
He'd find her flattened on the floor
And though I went and lived in my own hell
Thought that I could die as well
I let him go where he thought he had to go

Cause I never took
Heavy words for granted
And I never took
Undeserved advantage
No I never took
The easy way
So why don't you take it a little easy on me now?

And out on the road
I had so many questions
I thought I would explode
Just for some attention
Like an acolyte
I saw the flames of towering tapers
Almost proselytized
By those gleaming towers of paper
Yeah I watched the power huddles
And their coats draped over puddles
And trust me baby, I'm the one you need.

Cause I never took
Heavy words for granted
And I never took
Undeserved advantage
No I never took
The easy way
So why don't you take it a little easy on me now?

Cause we don't want to be the ones
Who lie, cheat, and slander
So we hold each other up
To the higher standard
But I'll tell you what
I never try to make it hard
Because when you're hard
Just to be hard
The only thing that's hard is you

So here's what I took
I kept the wine and laughter
Until every pack
It just grew up and ever after
Through the peaks and twisty canyons
I made many great companions
Best of all is the one who loves me like you do

Cause I never took
Heavy words for granted
And I never took
Undeserved advantage
No I never took
The easy way
So why don't you take it a little easy on me now?

Cause I never took
Heavy words for granted
And it's much too late
To even want a shortcut
No I never took
The easy way
So you can take it a little easy on me now
Cause we know that easy's never easy anyhow



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Copyright: Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

Songwriters: JOHN T. WILLIAMS