Honey Bobby Goldsboro
[F]See the tree how big itâs grown, but friend, it hasnât been too long[Gm7] it
I laughed at her and she got mad[C7], the first day that she planted it was[F]
just a twig.
Then the first snow came and she ran out to brush the snow away so it[Gm7]
[C7]Came run[Gm7]ninâ in all excited, s[C7]lipped and almost hurt herself, [F]I laughed
âtill I cried.
She was always young at heart, kinda dumb and kinda smart and I loved her so.
I surprised her with a puppy, kept me up all Christmas eve, two years ago.
And it would sure embarrass her when I came home from work late âcause I
That sheâs been sittin there and cryinâ over some sad and silly late late
[Bb]And Honey, I mis[Gm7]s you an[C7]d Iâm, being g[F]ood.
And I love to be[Gm7] with yo[C7]u, if only I cou[F]ld.
She wrecked the car and she was sad and so afraid that Iâd be mad, but what
Though I pretended hard to be, guess she saw through me, and hugged my neck.
I came home unexpectedly and found her crying needlessly in the middle of
And it was in the early spring, when flowers bloom and robins sing, she
Yes, one day while I wasnât home, she was there and all alone, the angels
Now all I have is memories of Honey, and I wake up nights and call her name.
Now my lifeâs an empty stage, where Honey lived and Honey played, and love
A small cloud passes overhead and cries down in the flowerbed that Honey
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