Worry My Life Away
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Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis

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|G / / / |C / G / | I'm go-ing to Geor-gia, I'm go-ing to-day, |G / / / |D / |G / / / | I'm go-ing to Geor-gia to worry my life a-way.

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|G / / / |C / A / | I once loved a young girl as pure as my life, C / G / |D / |G / / / | Once I had pro-mised to make her my wife, |G / / / |C / A / | I ful-filled this pro-mise to brigh-ten my life, C / G / |D / |G / / / | You see what's be-come of her be-ing my wife.

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My foot's in the stirrup, my life's in your hands, I'm courting you darlin' to marry you if I can, I'm leaving Virginia, I'm going to roam, I'm going to Georgia to make it my home.

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The children are hungry, I'm sick in my bed, No one here to love me, I wish I was dead, It's beefsteak when I'm hungry, rye whiskey when I'm dry, Greenback when I'm hard up and heaven when I die.

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