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D Bm A Em DWell out working in the fields one night, On another man's land, The boys in blue they watched me leave, A sack full o' rabbits in hand. Early next day they followed me down To a shop in the middle of the square. I sold a brace of pheasants, a rabbit, and a hare. I got a longdog. I am a poacher. EmOnly one thing Da poor man neeGds A Clean and a long dog Dbuilt for sGpeed. BuEmt I was in the woods of tDhe townG JP CCounty court couldn'Gt agree AWe got the Bmlongdog, weG got a poacDher Well, I've done time. Now I'm on the street, smarter in the head and lighter on my feet. When those boys are out on the beat, I'm gonna catch what I'm gonna eat With my longdog. I am a poacher. You know I got three months and a big fat fine But I'm not namin' names. Half this town's had a real good time Living on longdog's game. A red brick cottage on the edge of the woods, Cars and cages all around. waiting all day till the night comes around. are the longdog. And the poacher.