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COLUMBUS STOCKADE BLUES

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COLUMBUS STOCKADE BLUES

 

Intro: start strumming in G

verse 1:
G) Way down,in Columbus Georg - ia
(D) Wan-na be back to Tennes(G)see
(G) Way down, in Columbus Stock-ade
(D)friends have turned their backs on(G) me

Chorus
(C)go and leave me if you (G)want to
(c)Nev-er let me cross your(D) mind
in your(G) heart, you love a-noth-er
(D) Leave, lit-tle dar-lin, I don't(G) mind

verse 2:
(G) Last night, as I lay sleep-ing
I(D) dream-ed I held you in my(G) arms.
(G) When I a-woke, I was mis-tak-en,
I was(D) peekin' through the (D)bars.


Chorus....end

Thanks to Terry Smith (GA USA) for this transcription.







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