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G F C GAs the Gson of a son of a sailor I went oFut on the sea Cfor adventGure exCpanding the view of the capGtain and crew like a man Djust released from indenGture As a dreamer of dreams and a travelin' man, I have chaFlked up mCany a mile Read Cdozens of books about Gheroes and crooks, and I've learned mDuch from both of their sGtyles F/GSon of a son C/Gson of a son sn of a con of a saiGlor FSon of a gun load Cthe last ton One step a head of the Gjailer Now away in the near furture southeast of disorder you can shake the hand of the mango man as he greets you at the border And the lady she hails from trinidad, island of the spices Salt for you meat and cinamon sweet and the rum if for all you dood vices Haul the sheet in as we ride on the wind that our forefathers harnessed before us Hear the bells ring as the tide rigging sings. It's a son of a gun of a chorus GWhen it all ends I can't fathom my friends If I knew FI might Ctoss out my Ganchor So CI'll cruse a long always Gsearching for song not a Dlawyer a thief or a Gbanker Ending Twice: but a F/Gson of a son C/Gson of a son -- son of a son son of a son son of a son of a Gsalior son of a son of a salior FSon of a gun Cload the last ton The sea's in my veins; my tradition remains one step ahead of the jGailer I'm just glad I don't live in a trailer From alt.guitar.tab Thu Jun 16 08:32:22 1994 moe.coe.uga.edu Sure do. Nevada's new maintainers will most likely be getting the rest of the stuff that I had unsuccessfully been trying to send for a while. BTW, there is THE Buffett archive in case you all might want to check it out. It's available via anonymous FTP at the Ventura site located at Ball State. It's address is: 184.108.40.206 /pub/buffett/lyrics/chords They also have compiled lyrics to all albums by name. FTP there and poke around... Sorry for the chatter; here's the music... Son Of A Son Of A Sailor By Jimmy Buffett AGs the son of a son of a sailor IF went out onC the sea foGr adventure ECxpanding the view of the Gcaptain and crew LDike a man just released frGom indenture AGs a dreamer of dreams and a traveling man IF have chalkCed up maGny a mile RCead dozens of books aboGut heroes and crooks ADnd I learned much from both of thGeir styles
ChorusF Son of a soCn, son of a son G Son of a son of a sailor F Son of a guCn, load the last ton C One step ahead of the jailer Now away in the near future Southeast of disorder You can shake the hand of the Mango man As he greets you at the boarder And the lady she hails from Trinidad Island of the spices Salt for your meat and cinnamon sweet And the rum is for all your good vices F Haul the sheet in asC we ride on the wind G That our forefathers harnessed before us F Hear the bells ring as Cthe tide ringing sings G It's a son of a gun of a chorus Where it all ends I can't fathom my friends If I knew I might toss out my anchor So I'll cruise along always searching for songs Not a lawyer a thief or a banker But the son of a son, son of a son Son of a son of a sailor Son of a gun, load the last ton One step ahead of the jailer I'm just a son of a son, son of a son Son of a son of a sailor F The sea's in my veinCs, my tradition remains
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