Waycross – Nineteen chords
Capo 2 Intro F C x4 Hammer off on F coming back to CC F Hammer off CNineteen, the number on his back voted captain of his high school footballTeamF Hammer off CTook us all the way to state got a scholarship to play down in TennesseeF C GHe could run he could duck he could throw he could go like youve neverCseen. Nineteen.F Hammer off CBut on the day those twin towers came down his whole world turned around.F Hammer off CHe told em all ya'll I cant play ball there's a war on nowF C G CSo he marched right in with a few good men and joined the marines. Nineteen.G C Well hes the boy next doorG F C Might have carried your bags at the grocery store.F C G Hes somebodys son in a whole with a gun in a foreign landF C Tryin to hold on to his American dream. Nineteen.F Hammer off C Well theres a sniper out there in the dark somewhere and a soldier downF Hammer off CYeah We need someone who can duck and run and get him out somehowF C G Won't one good man to raise his hand and take one for the team.CHow about you Nineteen?G C Well hes the boy next doorG F C Might have carry your bags at the grocery store.F C G Hes somebodys son in a whole with a gun in a foreign landF C Tryin to hold on to his American dream. Nineteen.F Hammer off C They brought him home today with a big parade down on main streetF Hammer off C He got a purple heart and a silver star soldier made a speechF C G Said he could run and duck he could go hes the one who rescued mesilent F Said he could of played for TennesseeHammer off Cnumber Nineteen he was NineteenWaycross played this for my son who was killed in Abu Sada Iraq on Memorial Day 2007. Thank you Ted and Ben for coming in from Nashville. Ted gave me guidance on the chords. Enjoy.