This file is part of a collection that (moreso than the rest of the site) are not meant to be detailed or accurate transcriptions of the original recordings. They're just some simple chord charts that I made for my own use, some of them my own arrangements.
EGG & DAUGHTER NITE, LINCOLN NEBRASKA, 1967 (CRAZY BONE) by John Prine From his 2018 album The Tree Of Forgiveness Written by John Prine and Pat Mclaughlin Transcribed by T-rev www.t-rev.net Capo 3 C C If you like your apples sweet, and your streets are not concrete C G /A /Bb /B You'll be in your bed by nine every night G G Take your hand-spanked corn-fed gal & your best friend's four-eyed pal G C To a treat right down the street that's dynamite C C Now let your conscience be your guide if you put your foot inside C F You wish you left your well-enough alone F C /B /Bb A7 When you got hell to pay, put the truth on lay-a-way D G C And blame it on that old crazy bone CHORUS: F C Crazy bone (crazy bone), crazy bone (crazy bone) D G /A /Bb /B Well you wish you'd left your well-enough alone F C /B /Bb A7 When you got hell to pay, put the truth on lay-a-way D G C And blame it on that old crazy bone Don't be stuck up in Alaska when you should be in Nebraska On a Thursday when it's Egg & Daughter Nite When the farmers come to town and they spread them eggs around And they drop their daughters down at the roller rink Well yer probably standing there with your slicked-back Brylcreem hair Your Lucky's and your daddy's fine-tooth comb If they knew what you were thinkin' they'd run you out of Lincoln Just blame it on that old crazy bone REPEAT CHORUS When the grandkids all are grown and they put you in a home And eternity is approaching fast Yeah you're half out of your head and you probably pissed the bed And you can't see a thing to save your ass And far across the prairie an the local cemetery They already got your name carved out in stone When all them nurses say grampa why you walk that way Just blame it on that old crazy bone CHORUS Transcribed 2020-06-06 by T-rev More tab available at www.t-rev.net
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