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Okie From Muskogee Lyrics

"Okie From Muskogee" was written by Burris, Roy Edward / Haggard, Merle.
"Okie From Muskogee" was written by Burris, Roy Edward / Haggard, Merle.

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We don't smoke marijuana in Muskogee we don't take no trips on LSD
We don't burn out draft cards down on Main Street
Cause we like living right and being free
We don't make a party out of loving but we like holding hands and pitchin' woo
We don't let our hair grow long and shaggy like the hippies out in San Francisco do
And I'm proud to be an Okie from Muskogee
A place where even squares can have a ball
We still wave Ol' Glory down at the courthouse
And white lightning's still the biggest thrill of all

Leather boots are still in style for manly foot wear
Beads and Roman sandals won't be seen
Football's still the roughest thing on campus
And the kids here still respect the college dean
And I'm proud to be...
And white lightning's still the biggest thrill of all in Muskogee Oklahoma USA

Songwriters
BURRIS, ROY EDWARD / HAGGARD, MERLE

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