She had big dreams in a small town,
Didn’t care how she got out.
So she cashed her check,
Packed her bags,
Closed that door,
And burned every bridge she could.
She had to…
He was so tired of just getting paid,
That 9 to 5 was such a waste.
He paid his dues,
Got nothing to lose,
It was only him…
Getting in his own way.
He had to…
On the phone, they ask when she’s coming home.
She laughs out loud, She’ll never turn around.
They said he’d never last, in a year he’d be coming back.
But a year ago, he found a road that was his own.
Under big city lights,
She caught his eye,
They were where they belonged,
And all because they weren’t afraid to…