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Song lyrics aren't supposed to be a fountain of perfect english, but on the other hand some are just so atrocious, they need to get called out. We're not looking for sentance fragments or the word ain't since there are too many instances to count.

Bad Grammar in Song Lyrics, The Highwaymen

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Best of album at
The Highwaymen's, "Highwayman"
The Lyrics:
The bastards hung me in the spring of '25
On what? A wall? A clothesline?...Oh, did you mean to say '[they] HANGED me...,' which uses the correct past tense when referring to the method of execution?!
Submitted by: Rick O'Shea

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