David Allan Coe – The Ride chords
THE RIDE by: David Allan Coe Intro: A# F C, repeated twice.C D#I was thumbin' back from MontgomeryD#with a guitar on my backF CWhen a stranger pulled up beside me in an antique Cadillac.C D#Well, he was dressed like 1950, half drunk and hallow eyedF CIts a long walk to Nashville, would you like a ride, son.C D#He sat down in the front seat, and turned on the radioF C and them sad old songs comin' outta them speakers was solid country gold.C D#Then I noticed the stranger was ghost white pale when he asked me for a light.F CAnd knew there was somethin' strange about this ride.CHORUS:A# F CHe said: Mister can you make folks cry when you play and sang.C Can you pay your dues, can you moan the bluesGCan you bend them guitar strangs.A# F CHe said: Boy, can you make folks feel what you feel inside,A# F CCause if your big star bound let me warn you its a long hard ride.2. Well, he cried just south of Nashville, and he turned that car around. he said: (spoken) this is where you get off, boy cause I'm going back to Alabam'. I stepped out of that ole Cadillac and I said Mister, many thanks. he said you don't have to call me mister, Mister. The whole world calls me Hank. repeat Chorus once or twice, depending on how you want to play it. Copy and post from someone else I didnot write these though I do believe they are correct.