Good woman blues    (video)

 

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1. My name you will find on the tail of my shirt,

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††† I'm a Tennessee hustler, never do worse.

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††† I kiss a different woman with the fall of each dew,

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††† always singing these good woman blues.

 

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2. I've been playing music back in Tennessee,

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††† lots of women there, Lord, they think the world of me,

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††† Memphis and Nashville, Chattanooga, too,

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††† always singing these good woman blues.

 

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††† Good woman blues, Lord, never get me down,

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††† too many women always around.

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I strike like the lightning and Iím bringing good news,

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††† always singing these good woman blues.

 

+instrumental = verse 2

 

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3. Well, a woman in Dallas, she's on my mind,

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††† Texas women are the tie-me-down kind.

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††† I just keep on walking with my traveling shoes,

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††† always singing these good woman blues.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4. Well, sunny California, I can hear you call,

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††† got more women there than a freight train can haul.

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††† Your warm red wine and your sun is good news,

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††† always singing these good woman blues.

 

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††† Good woman blues, Lord, never get me down,

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††† too many women always around.

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I strike like the lightning and Iím bringing good news,

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always singing these good woman blues.

 

+instrumental = verse 4 ...

 

††† (Mel Tillis)