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A Guy Named Joe Recorded by Ernest Tubb Written by Harlan Howard
G C D7 I stepped a-shore in Tokyo feeling kinda blue G D7 G For I was trying to forget a love that was untrue C D7 When by my side I found a lad his dark eyes all aglow G D7 G He looked at me so hopefully and said is your name Joe
C G D7 G For Joe's my daddy's name and he will soon come sailing cross the see C A7 D7 He said he'd come back by and by and Joe would never lie G D7 C D7 The warship took my dad away and mommy needs him so G D7 G D7 G And every night I hear her pray dear God where is my Joe
C D7 Somewhere back home a guy named Joe is probably sipping beer G D7 G Does he know how important he could be if he was here C D7 Has he forgot this little lad who needs his daddy so G D7 G A promise made a debt unpaid they're waitin' for you Joe
C G D7 G Yes Joe's his daddy's name and he will never sail across that sea C A7 D7 A stranger in a foreign land he let his heart get out of hand G C D7 A warship took his dad away and he's too young to know G D7 G D7 G That off across the ocean there's a million guys named Joe
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