A like Arkansas

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Well she's A like Alaska, she's A like Arkansas,
Handsomest thing that I ever saw.

I don't need no pistol with you at my side
With your eyes like caliber forty five.

Cincinnati on seven hills, Kenton county below,
Think an Ohio woman got a lien on my soul.

Wrap me in your mother's quilt, I'll be your monarch butterfly,
Tell a half truth, change to a viceroy right before your eye.

Gonna take me a greyhound, where you ain't been found,
Darling, I declare, find me a better care.

You was the page, and I was the ink,
Tell me what the writer think?


from Songs, released September 1, 2019
Nat Myers


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Nat Myers New York, New York

From Kenton County, Kentucky, Nat is a songster of traditional and original American musics. The son of a revenue man, he reinvents and preserves the prewar styles he was raised on. A self-taught guitarist and singer, he is currently working on a new project with Kentucky instrumentalist Jake Mahaffey, called Swamprat Rimbauds.


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