Between Lust and Watching TV Song Lyrics and Chords

Cal Smith

Cal Smith "Between Lust And Watching TV"

 

Between Lust and Watching TV Song Lyrics and Chords by Cal Smith

 

Recorded by Cal Smith
Written by Bill Anderson
 
G 
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A 
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B 
C 
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D 
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E 
F 
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The life that I’m seeking
 
Is not in this bar where I’m  
D7 
D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
sitting

But it sure ain’t at home

 
Where the one that I’m married to is  
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A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
knitting

Happiness may not be here drinking beer

 
Feeling it go to my  
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
head
 
But it ain’t back at home where she’s  
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C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
putting in curlers
 
And  
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D#7 
E7 
F7 
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G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
rollers and dressing for  
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C 
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D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
bed

What I’m looking for ain’t

 
The blonde in the corner who’s  
D7 
D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
winking

But it sure ain’t my wife

 
Who’s devoted her life to dumb  
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C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
thinking

Happiness surely still lives in this world

 
And somewhere it’s waiting for  
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D 
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E 
F 
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G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
me
 
And I know that it must be some
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C 
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D 
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F 
F# 
where
 
Between lust and  
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D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
sitting home watching  
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G# 
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A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
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E 
F 
F# 
TV
 
C 
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D 
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E 
F 
F# 
G 
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A 
A# 
B 
Somewhere between Playboy magazine
 
And  
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G# 
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A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
next Tuesday night’s PTA
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
Somewhere between a honky tonk queen
 
And  
G 
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A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
what all the dog did  
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D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
today
 
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G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
If a wife and a lover could be one and the same
 
What a  
C 
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D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
beautiful world this would  
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B 
C 
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D 
D# 
E 
F 
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be
 
And  
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D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
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A 
A# 
B 
there would be us some
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A 
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C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
where between lust
 
And  
D7 
D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
sitting home watching  
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
TV

My wife’s a good cook

 
But a man can’t exist just on  
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D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
bread

But what I’m hungry for

 
Is the one thing that I ain’t being  
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B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
fed

I haven’t been shopping but there’s lots of bargains

 
Walking through town tempting  
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D 
D# 
E 
F 
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G 
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A 
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B 
me
 
And a body could rust on a  
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C 
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D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
diet of lust
 
And  
D7 
D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
sitting home watching  
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
TV
 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
Somewhere between Playboy magazine
 
And  
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
next Tuesday night’s PTA
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
Somewhere between a honky tonk queen
 
And  
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
what all the dog did  
D7 
D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
today
 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
If a wife and a lover could be one and the same
 
What a  
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
beautiful world this would  
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
be
 
And  
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
there would be us some
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
where between lust
 
And  
D7 
D#7 
E7 
F7 
F#7 
G7 
G#7 
A7 
A#7 
B7 
C7 
C#7 
sitting home watching  
G 
G# 
A 
A# 
B 
C 
C# 
D 
D# 
E 
F 
F# 
TV

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song Between Lust and Watching TV?
– The song Between Lust and Watching TV was sang by Cal Smith.

 

Who is Cal Smith?
– Calvin Grant Shofner (April 7, 1932 – October 10, 2013), known professionally as Cal Smith, was an American country musician, most famous for his 1974 hits “Country Bumpkin” and “It’s Time to Pay the Fiddler”.

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