A dime and a dollar    (video)

 

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With a whoop and a holler and a dime and a dollar,

††††††††† A†††††††††††††††††††† E

Iím a lucky son of a gun,

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wherever I go, I guess you know, I tip my hat to none.

††††††††††††††† A†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† D

With a whoop and a holler and a dime and a dollar,

††††††††† E†††††††††††††††††††† A

Iím a lucky son of a gun.

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 2nd here)††††

 

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††† A†††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††- B7

1.†††Iím just a rolliní stone, †††††††††††I wander on my own,

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††A †††††††- E

††† and always take my own advice.

A††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††- B7

††† Iíve travelled every trail, ††††††††††and never been in jail,

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††A

††† Ďcourse Iíve deserved it once or twice.

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 3rd here)

 

††† A†††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††- B7

2. ††††My horse has been my pal, †††††††††but once I met a gal,

E††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††A †††††††- E

††† and thought a kiss would be no crime.

A††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††- B7

††† I darn near lost my life, ††††††††she was the sheriffís wife,

E††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††A

††† I just got out of town in time.

 

+ CHORUS

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 4th here)††††

 

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††† A†††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††- B7

3.††††† Now when I leave a town ††††††††††††and get to beddiní down,

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††A †††††††- E

††† I kinda wink up at the stars.

A†††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††- B7

††† Nobody knows my name, ††††††††††they only know I came,

E††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††A

††† and drank my weight in all the bars.

 

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With a whoop and a holler and a dime and a dollar,

††††††††† A†††††††††††††††††††† E

Iím a lucky son of a gun,

††††††† A†††††††††††† D††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E††††††††††††††††††† A

wherever I go, I guess you know, I tip my hat to none.

††††† ††††††††††A†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† D

With a whoop and a holler and a dime and a dollar,

††††††††† E†††††† E7†††† †††††A

Iím a lucky son of a gun.

 

(orig. = capo 1st)††† (Guy Mitchell)