33 R.P.M. Soul

(C) Consecrate your soul or there’s gonna be hell to pay
You’ve (F) got them where they live (G)
Come the Judgement Day (C7)

(C7) Father, forgive our sins
Mother, forgive us too
(F) Forgive but don’t forget (G)
They never meant to hurt you (C7)

She’s doing (C7) the widow walk since her ship went down
(F)I’ve seen her with a pretty (G) boy
On the country side of town (C7)

Her (C7) captain is lost at sea
Her ship is forgotten too
(F) She’d admit she’d been singing (G)
The hellfire brimstone blues (C7)

Should (C7) never have tried to rock
Should never have tried to roll
But (F) damn I don’t regret (G)
The 33 RPM (C7) Soul

Arkansas Traveler (Mercury 1992) / Arkansas Traveler (Mighty Sound 2004)

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There was no place whatsoever for a woman in the life and the world that Jack Kerouac described. And women were not going to be invited into it. So it’s sort of like crashing the party. I know I’m here unwelcome and I’m going to rewrite this history so I can be a part of it.