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Sow 'Em On The Mountain

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Sow 'Em On The Mountain

 

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Sow 'em on the mountain, reap 'em in the valley,

sow 'em on the mountain, reap 'em in the valley,

sow 'em on the mountain, reap 'em in the valley,

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you gonna reap just what you sow.

 

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1. If you've been a gambler, better quit your gamblin',

    if you've been a gambler, better quit your gamblin',

    if you've been a gambler, better quit your gamblin',

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    'cause you gonna reap just what you sow.

 

+ instrumental = CHORUS         + CHORUS

 

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2. If you been a tattler, you better quit your tattling,

    if you been a tattler, you better quit your tattling,

    if you been a tattler, you better quit your tattling,

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    'cause you gonna reap just what you sow.

 

+ instrumental = CHORUS         + CHORUS

 

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3. If you been a liar, you better you quit your lying,

    if you been a liar, you better you quit your lying,

    if you been a liar, you better you quit your lying,

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    'cause you gonna reap just what you sow.

 

+ CHORUS        + instrumental = CHORUS        

 

 







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