W14 Music 160 Week 1 Lesson 4

Seesuchasteeldrivinman verse9

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Unformatted text preview: out
in
his
hand;
 Well,
the
last
word
I
heard
that
po’
child
say,
 “My
daddy
is
a
steel‐drivin’
man,
O
Lordy!
 Daddy
is
a
steel‐drivin’
man.”
 Verse
4
 John
Henry
told
his
old
captain,
 Said,
“A
man
ain’t
nothin’
but
a
man;
 Before
I
let
your
steel
gang
down
 I
will
die
with
the
hammer
in
my
hand,
O
Lordy!
 Die
with
the
hammer
in
my
hand.”
 Verse
5
 John
Henry
told
his
captain,
 “Next
?me
you
go
to
town
 Uh‐jes’
bring
me
back
a
ten‐pound
maul
 For
to
beat
your
steel‐drivin’
down,
O
Lordy!
 Beat
your
steel‐drivin’
down.”
 Verse
6
 John
Henry
had
a
old
lady,
 And
her
name
was
Polly
Ann.
 John
Henry
tuck
sick
and
he
had
to
go
to
bed;
 Pauline
drove
steel
like
a
man,
O
Lordy!
 ‘Line
drove
steel
like
a
man.
 Verse
7
 John
Henry...
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