"Down South" as written by and Tom Petty....
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    General CommentWow what a great tune for someone like me who lives "Down South!" One of my new all time favorite TP&HB songs.

    The lyrics are the most fun he's written in a decade! "Gonna see my daddy's mistress, Gonna buy back her forgiveness."

    TP & HBs getting better with age!
    Muddyon December 22, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI agree Muddy :) I love this song!
    GrungyBeatleon November 02, 2008   Link
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    General CommentIt's a great song, except Muddy, it's not the heartbreakers. It's just Tom. It's a great song of returning to a distant part of your life though.
    SILENTBOB265on November 17, 2008   Link

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