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Nine And Holding lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use
only, it's a very good song by Jerry Lee Lewis. This classic isn't hard
to learn at all, the chords aren't difficult.
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Thirty-Nine And Holding recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis written by Bill Rice and Jerry Foster
G He's out there somewhere every night C
G Where the music's playing loud He's doing all those fifty's steps A7 D7 He's in a 1980 crowd G Dim lights hide the mileage line C G The Clairol hides the gray C G And he won't mention anything D7 G To give his old age away
G Oh he's thirty-nine and holding D7 G Holding everything he can C G From seventeen to twenty-five A7 D7 To prove he's still a man G He's holding to a candle
G And it's a-burning at both ends C G He's thirty-nine and holding D7 G Holding everything he can You can bet he'll never see C G Thirty-nine again He should have turned loose long ago A7
D7 But still he a hanging it in G He still thinks that he's the man C G That he once used to be C G He's thirty-nine and holding D7 G And acting twenty-three repeat # 3 & 4
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fun old song has the same theme as Middle Aged Crazy, I'll bet most of
us seniors have used this phrase more than once, "Thirty Nine and
Holding", alas, it didn't work. Print Thirty Nine And Holding lyrics and chords and at least we can still sing it!