Johnny Cash Wreck Of The Old 97 chords version 1
Capo 1st fret Intro: | A | A | A | A | | E | A | A |A DWell, they gave him his orders at Monroe, Virginia.A ESaid, "Steve, you're way behinf time.A DThis is not Thirty-Eight, this is old Ninety-Seven.A E APut her into Spencer on time."A DThen he turned around and said to his black, greasy fireman,A E"Shovel on a little more coal.A DAnd when we cross that White Oak Mountain,A E AWatch old Ninety-Seven roll."Guitar Solo: Instrumental verseA DAnd then a telegram comes from Washington Station,A E This is how it read:A D"Oh, that brave engineer that run old Ninety-SevenA E AIs lyin' in old Danville dead."A D'Cause he was goin' down a grade makin' ninety miles an hour,A EThe whistle broke into a scream.A DHe was found in the wreck with his hand on the throttle,A E AScalded to death by the steam. One more time!Guitar Solo: Instrumental verseA DWell, now, all you ladies, you better take the warnin'A EFrom this time on and learn.A DNever speak hard words to your true lovin' husband.A E AHe may leave you and never re-turn. Poor boy.For more Johnny Cash chords, see www.unofficial-johnnycash.com!