Way Downtown
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Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis

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C / / / |G / / / Way down-town just fooling - a-round, |D / / / |G / / / | They took me - to the jail, C / / / |G / / / | Oh - me and it's oh - my, D / / / |G / / No one - to go my bail.

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/ |C / / / |G / / It was late last night when Willie came home, / |D / / / |G / / I heard him a-rapping on the door, / |C / / / |G / / He's a slipping and a sliding with them new shoes on, / |D / / / |G / / / | Momma said "Willie don't you rap no more".

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I wish I was over at my sweet Sally's house, Sitting in that big arm chair, One arm around my old guitar, And the other one around my dear.

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Now this one old shirt is 'bout all that I got, And a dollar is all that I crave, I brought nothing with me into this old world, Ain't gonna take nothing to my grave.

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