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Soldier's Joy 1864  Guy Clark

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[Am]First I thought a[Dm] snake had got me[Am] it happened dreadful[E7] quick
[Am]Was a bullet[Dm] bit my leg,[Am] right off[G] I got[Am] sick
[Am]I came to in a[Dm] wagon load of[Am] ten more wounded[E7] men
[Am]Five was dead[Dm] by the time[Am] we reached that[G] bloody[Am] ten[C/G]t
[C]Gimme some of that[F] Soldier?s Joy,[C] you know what I[G7] mean
[C]I don?t want to[F] hurt no more[C] my leg is[G7] turnin[Am]? green
The doctor came and looked at me and this is what he said
Your dancin? days are done, son, it?s a wonder you ain?t dead
Then he went to work with a carvin? knife sweat fell from his brow
?Bout killed me tryin? to save my life when he cut that lead ball out
Give me some of that Soldier?s Joy, ain?t you got no more
Hand me down my walkin? cane I ain?t cut out for war
Red blood run right through my veins run all over the floor
Run right down his apron strings like a river out the door
He handed me a bottle and said, son drink deep as you can
He turned away then he turned right back with a hacksaw in his hand
Gimme some of that Soldier?s Joy you know what I like
Bear down on that fiddle boys just like Saturday night
Gimme some of that Soldier?s Joy you know what I crave
I?ll be hittin? that Soldier?s Joy til I?m in my grave
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