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I heard a tune "As great As I as soon as Was" through Toby Keith.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=kp&hl=id&v=ldQrapQ4d0Y&gl=ID

There is this part of the lyric that i don"t really recognize the meaning, "I ain"t as an excellent as I once was yet I"m as good once together I ever before was".

By context of the video and the whole lyric I almost guess "I can not be as good as the younger me most of the moment now, however if I could be that great at the time ns can additionally be that great this time".

Am ns correct?

The location of "once" is type of confound me. I acquire the an initial "once", however I don"t obtain the function of the second "once". An instance of sentence making use of "once" with similar duty would it is in great.


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ns ain"t as good as I once was...

I"m no as great now as I provided to be...

...but I"m as good once as I ever before was

...but for one time only I have the right to be as good as the ideal I was in the past.

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That is, in general, he"s deteriorated, but with a an excellent effort he can equal his previous standard.


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