Courtesy of the Red White and Blue    (intro)

 

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1. American girls and American guys

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will always stand up and salute, will always recognize.

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When we see Ol' Glory flying, there's a lot of men dead,

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so we can sleep in peace at night when we lay down our head.

 

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2. My daddy served in the army, where he lost his right eye.

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but he flew a flag out in our yard 'til the day that he died.

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He wanted my mother, my brother, my sister and me,

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to grow up and live happy in the land of the free.

 

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3. Now this nation that I love has fallen under attack,

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a mighty sucker punch came flying in from somewhere in the back.

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Soon as we could see clearly through our big black eye,

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man we lit up your world like the Fourth of July.

 

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Hey, Uncle Sam put your name at the top of his list,

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and the Statue of Liberty started shaking her fist.

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And the eagle will fly, and there's gonna be hell,

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when you hear Mother Freedom start ringing her bell!

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It's gonna feel like the whole wide world is raining down on you,

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brought to you courtesy of the Red, White and Blue !

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4. Oh, justice will be served and the battle will rage,

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this big dog will fight when you rattle his cage.

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You'll be sorry that you messed with the US of A - - -

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'cuz we'll put a boot in your ass, it's the American way.

 

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Hey, Uncle Sam put your name at the top of his list,

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and the Statue of Liberty started shaking her fist.

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And the eagle will fly, and there's gonna be hell,

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when you hear Mother Freedom start ringing her bell!

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It's gonna feel like the whole wide world is raining down on you,

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brought to you courtesy of the Red, White and Blue !

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O..f, of the Red, White and Blue.

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O..f, of the Red, White and Blue.

 

(orig. = capo 2nd) (Toby Keith)