Music is a universal language, and needs not be translated. With it soul speaks to soul
COld Man Johnson got his head in his hand Makin' his way across state in a fiddlin' band With his hair aAmll down in his eyes And the microphoneC all covered with flies. When he gets done playin' goes back to his room Climbs into bed in his cowboy boots And he picks up Ama magazine turns on the TV CLights a cigar as he's fallin' asleep. Well he's only a pFerson...wCho doesn'Amt know shit. Yeah nothing hFappenin'...thatC's abouAmt it. CYeah...... CWell, little Rosanna came from Texarkana Had fourteen dollars wrapped in a bandana. AmCame into town not lookin' for much Well she found a hCound dog and she named him "Dutch." She got a job at the arcade takin' quarters But she was never too good at takin' orders So one nighAmt she stopped givin' out change She kickCed the boss in the chin and unplugged the games. She's onlFy a person...whCo doesn'Amt know shit. FNothin' happCenin'...That'sAm about it. COoh, ooh. Yeah, yeah, yeah. CSam got canned at the cannery He punched out the clock that night. His Amknuckle was bleeding as he walked home, He was cold Cand he had a headache. Well his wife was cookin' canned beans, He took out all the money out of his jeans And he set it Amon fire in the kitchen sink As his wifeC handed him a drink. He was oFnly a person...whoC didn't Amknow shit. NoFthin' happeCnin'...that'Ams about it. Uh, yeahC, oh. Wooh, ooh, ooh, ooh... CSmiley was lookin' for handouts sleepin' in a abandoned lighthouse. AmDown at the mini-mall shakin' his hat CWashin' windows with his bare hand. He found a sports car with the keys In the ignition it just seemed so easy. HeAm took a joyride drove into a hedge CCame out with the steering wheel wrapped around his head. Well he's Fonly a person...Cwho doesn't Amknow shit. FNothin' happeninC'...that'Ams about it. COoh, ooh, yeah, yeah. CWell Jane was born in a small town Everybody just standing around. They had bingo gaAmmes and a raffle, Ceverybody chewin' tobacco. Well she grew up kinda restless All her boyfriends wanted to be dentists(dead-ass?). And sAmhe got a job at the truck stop And she got all fasCt and never did what she wanted And she's only Fa person...whoC doesn't kAmnow shit. NothFing happenin'..C.that's aAmbout it. CYeah, yeah, yo... Oh yeah...oh, yeah, yeah, yeah, oh.Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
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