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Reba McEntire: The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia Meaning

Song Released: 1992


The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia Lyrics

He was on his way home from candletop
Been two weeks gone and he thought he'd stop
At web's and have him a drink for he went home to her
Andy wo-lo said hello
He said hi what's a doing
Wo said sit down I got some bad news that's gonna hurt
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  1. anonymous
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    Jul 22nd 2011 report

    A man was away for two weeks, and comes back to find out that his wife is sleeping around. To top it off, his best friend, Andy, slept with her, too. He takes a gun to Andy's house, only to find Andy already dead. The cops think he did it, but it was really his sister. He was hanged before she could come forward. At the end, it is revealed that she also killed his cheating wife, and "that's one body that'll never be found."


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