Katie's sittin' on her old front porch
Watchin' the chickens peck the ground
There ain't a whole lot goin' on tonight
In this one horse town
Over yonder comin' up the road
In a beat up Chevy truck
Her boyfriend Tommy is laying on the horn
Splashing through the mud and the muck

Her daddy say's, "he ain't worth a lick"
When it comes to brains he got the short end of the stick"
But Katie's young and man she just don't care
She'd follow Tommy anywhere
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
And even if they have to run away
She's gonna marry that boy someday

Katie and Tommy at the drive-in movie
Parked in the very last row
They're to busy holding on to one another
To even care about the show
Later on outside the Tasty Freeze
Tommy slips something on her hand
He says, "my high school ring will have to do
'Til I can buy a wedding band"

Her daddy say's, "he ain't worth a lick
When it comes to brains
He got the short end of the stick"
But Katie's young and man she just don't care
She'd follow Tommy anywhere
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
And even if they have to run away
She's gonna marry that boy someday

Her Daddy's waitin' up 'til half past twelve
When they come sneakin' up the walk
He says, "young lady get on up to your room
While me and junior have a talk"
Momma breaks in says, "don't lose your temper
It wasn't very long ago
When you yourself was just a hay seed plow boy
Who didn't have a row to hoe"

"My daddy said, 'you wasn't worth a lick
When it came to brains you got the short end of the stick'
But he was wrong and honey, you are too
Katie looks at Tommy like I still look at you"
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
What's meant to be will always find a way
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
She's in love with the boy
What's meant to be will always find a way
She's gonna marry that boy someday

She's in love with the boy


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She's in Love With the Boy Lyrics as written by John Charles Ims

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    this song describes a typical high school relationship. Parents, usually dads, dont seem to remember what it was like to have a first serious love in high school. Good ole dad doesnt stop to think about the high school days when he was dating mom. this song is great to describe a serious high school love

    chat_02on July 27, 2002   Link
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    I really like the story behind this song. :) It's sooo... real. Parents like that (well the father) suck. They should be understanding and supportive...

    basketcase06on September 25, 2002   Link
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    This song is basically love.

    Who cares what age you are, love always stays the same. I dont like to be told that you have to be a certain age to fall in love.

    Its hypocritical bull. And this song shows that Im right about love. Its Universal.

    Daemonicuson April 15, 2006   Link
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    This song is basically love.

    Who cares what age you are, love always stays the same. I dont like to be told that you have to be a certain age to fall in love.

    Its hypocritical bull. And this song shows that Im right about love. Its Universal.

    Daemonicuson April 15, 2006   Link
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    I suppose history will repeat itself AGAIN when Katie and Tommy's daughter falls in love. :-PCute song.

    tigereyes8809on June 06, 2008   Link
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    Sweet song....love it

    popjacobson January 25, 2017   Link

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