Jeff Ashbaker
Long Story, Short
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Long Story , Short
©Jeffrey C. Ashbaker 8-24-2018

The room fell pin-drop quiet
As the waitress served the feast
The fat man starts his diet
When there's nothing left to eat

----Chorus ---
But everyone was shaking, as the dancers took the floor
And the band just keep on playing, till they stumbled out the door
There ain't nobody gonna make a long story, short

The liar keeps on lying
Till there's no one to deceive
And the preacher keeps on preaching
Till there's no one to believe

-Repeat Chorus-

I could sing it, like an ordinary song
But the band won't play it. Till you wave your magic wand

-Repeat Chorus-
Lyric Credits: Jeff Ashbaker
Music Credits: Jeff Ashbaker
Producer Credits: Jeff Ashbaker
Publisher Credits: Jeff Ashbaker
Performance Credits: Jeff Ashbaker
Song Length: 2:19
Primary Genre: Folk-Americana
Secondary Genre: Folk-Alternative
Tempo / Feel: Medium (111 - 130)
Lead Vocal: Male Vocal
Subject Matter 1: Life
Mood 1: Relaxed
Language: English