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Brian Couples was talking about the fighting in Lebanon;
Some senator was squawking about the battered colony
Bryant Gumble was talking about the fighting in Lebanon;
Some senator was squawking about the bad economy
How I want to hear the egg and them talk about a county fair.
How I want to hear the anchor man talk about a county fair.
How we clean up Pierre
How we clean up the air
Pierre here is not a person's name, but rather a city, as in the capital of South Dakota.
No buddy holds deed
Nobody turned a single building down.
Nobody burned a single building down.
Nobody filed a shop and anchor
Nobody had to die in pain
Nobody fired a shot in anger,
Nobody had to die in vain.
Nobody owed deed nobody; burn a single building down
Nobody OD'd; nobody burned a single building down
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