Freight    (video)

 

        D             A        D             A

    Freight is great. Freight is great.

                     G                            C                 D              A

    We carry weight 'cos we are freight, and freight is great.

                       D         A                          D          A

    We never make a fuss, we got the goods on us,

                         G                           C                D             A

    we take the loads from off the roads, and freight is great !

 

       Bb

1. Couldn't stand gravel and sand, being ignored, no-one aboard,

      C

    nobody complaining we were late again.

   Eb

    I should hate carrying freight, nobody living in me,

     Bb

    got to be a living, breathing passenger train.

 

        C             G       C             G

+  Freight is great. Freight is great.

 

       C

2. Freight ! Couldn't stand gravel and sand,

 

    being ignored, no-one aboard,

           D

    Is great ! Nodoby complaining we were late again.

                      F

    We carry weight ! I should hate carrying freight, nobody living in me.

                             C

    And freight is great ! Got to be a living, breathing passenger train.

 

            C

3. It's mommas and poppas, it's commerce and hoppers,

 

    it's daughters and sons, it's quarters and tons.

               D

    They get in your hair, it's the fun of the fair.

 

    Freight ! Folks ! Tares! Fares !

       F

    Passengers, commuters and mail,

 

    trees and meat, gravel and shale

              C              G             C              G              C

    are great, are great, are great, are great, are great !

 

 

    (Lloyd Webber / Stilgoe)