On account o' though th' truth may vary This hyar ship will carry Our bodies safe t'sho'e Don't lissen t'a wo'd ah say Hey! The all-time classic is more of a celebration of Alabama and the south in general, but the spirit of Ronnie Van Zant's lyrics will forever inspire millions of country music fans to crack open a cold beer and raise it to being free. There hasn't been another song that let country fans — especially female country fans — know there's not a dang thing wrong with buying your lingerie at Walmart and swiggin' beer like the boys. I keep my Christmas lights on. Please just send me one good man.