Gotta Travel On
Written by Paul Clayton
Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis
Same chord progression for verse and chorus.

(G)

Transpose


chorus:

G / / / |/ / / / | I've laid a-round and played a-round this old town too long, G / / / |C / G / | Summer's almost gone and winter's coming on, G / / / |/ / / I've laid a-round and played a-round this old town too long, / |C / D / |G / / / | And I feel like I've gotta travel on.

1.

Poppa writes to Johnny but Johnny can't come home, Johnny can't come home, no, Johnny can't come home, Poppa writes to Johnny but Johnny can't come home, 'cause he's been on the chain gang too long.

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2.

High sheriff and police riding after me, Riding after me, yes, coming after me, High sheriff and police riding after me, And I feel like I've gotta travel on.

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3.

Want to see my honey, want to see her bad, Want to see her bad, oh, want to see her bad, Want to see my honey, want to see her bad, She's the best gal this poor boy ever had.

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