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Livingston’s Gone To Texas
Written by: Jimmy Buffett
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: High Cumberland Jubilee (1971)
Additional Discography:
Living & Dying In 3/4 Time (1974)

Before the Salt (1979)
Before The Beach (1993)
American Storyteller (1999)
There’s Nothing Soft About Hard Times (2000)

Lyrics:
Nothing here is diff’rent
Nothing’s changed at all;
And Livingston’s gone to Texas
They say he had a ball.

They say he learned to be cowboy,
They say he learned to rope and ride;
But I wonder if he ever
Thinks about the tears his woman cried.

Now Holly, won’t you let me
try and make you smile?
You loved him as if he were your husband,
Now he’ll be gone a while.

Wrote he had to see the country,
On starry nights he wished you were there;
And so it shows wherever he goes,
Deep inside you know he really cares;

And nothing, here is diff’rent,
Nothing’s changed at all;
Livingston’s gone to Texas,
The snow’s about to fall.

Shows Played At:
05-21-2011: Pizza Hut Park – Frisco, TX
10-18-1974: The Record Plant – Sausalito, CA
01-02-1974: The Main Point – Philadelphia, PA
Number of Shows: 3