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Toby Keith - Ballad Of Balad chords

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Intro 
D  D 
D                                          G           D
Well I quit school at the 10th grade and I grew out my hair
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I got me a job doing lawn mover repair
   D                                    G       
I met an Army recruiter down at the Win Dixi
        D                Asus2                D
He said son you no future pack up and go with me.
                                G           D
The first place we landed was a base called Bullot
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They convoyed are asses to a 10 acre FOB
     D                                 G
With my boots and my cover and an old M-16
    D                      Asus2 D
Two bottles of water and a cold MRE

Chorus
G                                   D
Oh you meet lots of new friends and sure to get paid
      G                       E         Asus2 Asus4 Asus2 A  
Well show you the world and teach you a trade 
      D                                   G 
Not a job its an adventure, oh yes sir I got that,
    D                   Asus2        D
but you never told me I get my ass shot at

    D                        G       D
The first night on combat we went on patrol
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They ambushed our convoy and we chased the assholes
    D                                  G
We found them all hiding in low water ditches 
      D                            Asus2    D
Took aim and we killed all of them son of a bitches

Chorus
G                                   D
Oh you meet lots of new friends and sure to get paid
      G                       E         Asus2 Asus4 Asus2 A  
Well show you the world and teach you a trade 
      D                                   G 
Not a job its an adventure, oh yes sir I got that,
    D                   Asus2        D
but you never told me I get my ass shot at

Slow Singe Strum:
       D                   G      D     
Walked in on my buddy with female MP,
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Ugliest woman youve ever seen
        D                                     G
He said why are you laughing you have lots of nerve 
     D                     Asus2      D
Over here in the desert we grade on a curve

Chorus
G                                   D
Oh you meet lots of new friends and sure to get paid
      G                       E         Asus2 Asus4 Asus2 A  
Well show you the world and teach you a trade 
      D                                   G 
Not a job its an adventure, oh yes sir I got that,
    D                   Asus2        D
but you never told me I get my ass shot at

Slow:
    D                      Asus2       D
No you never told him hed get his ass shot at
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