15 Country Lyrics Written About Your Sh*tty Ex

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When words fail, music speaks. The lyrics just get you even when nobody else does. Thank God for country music.

1. “I guess I had a naive heart, cause boy I let you have it.” Kelsea Ballerina, “Peter Pan”

2. “But don’t think for a second I’m out to drown your memory. Baby, you ain’t worth the whiskey.” Cole Swindell, “Ain’t Worth The Whiskey”

3. “I was doing alright, but just your sight had my heart storming… You wrecked my whole world when you came and hit me like a hurricane.” Luke Combs, “Hurricane”

4. “This might be asking a lot, but when it’s all said and done, don’t forget that you loved me once” Maren Morris, “Once”

5. “I know you’re with someone else, but in my mind we’re somewhere in my car.” Keith Urban,  “Somewhere In My Car”

6. “I got the first kiss and she’ll get the last. She’s got the future, I got the past. I got the class ring, she got the diamond and wedding band. I got the boy, she got the man.” Jana Kramer, “I Got The Boy”

7. “Thoughts of us kept keeping me awake ever since you found yourself in someone else’s arms. I’ve been trying my best to get along but thats okay, theres nothing left to say… But you’ll think of me.” Keith Urban, “You’ll Think Of Me”

8.  “I can’t go anywhere, I can’t do anything. I can’t close my eyes without you in my dreams. You won’t leave me alone, even though I know you’re gone. I look around for someone new, but I see you.” Luke Bryan, “I See You”

9. “I wish girls you loved never gave back diamond rings…” – Riley Green in “I Wish Grandpas Never Died”

10. “I hate everything…” – George Strait in, um, “I Hate Everything”

11. “I just miss you and I just wish you were a better man.” Little Big Town, “Better Man” (this whole song really)

12. “I ain’t wondering where you’ve been or who you’ve been with. I guess you didn’t hurt me half as bad as you think you did.” Jason Aldean, “Any Ol’ Barstool”

13. “But if you ever think getting over me was hard, try getting over you.” Jackie Lee, “Getting Over You” 

14. “So tell me, why do I keep holding on? Oh, why do I keep staring down the barrel of a loaded gun? Then tell me why can’t I just can’t let go? Somebody knows, then tell me.” Jake Owen, “Tell Me”

15. “If you pull me close just to disappear the chances are I’d wait for you a thousand years. If you light the fuse you know that I’ll react. If you wrap us in your love just to take it back…You could hurt somebody like that.” Lady Antebellum, “Hurt”

A beer bottle on a dock



A beer bottle on a dock