Me And My Uncle Uke tab by Grateful Dead

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Intro:

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Verse 1:

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Me and my uncle went riding down

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South Colorado west texas bound

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we stopped over in Santa Fe

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That being the point just about half way

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and you know it was the hottest part of the day


Verse 2:

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I took the horses up to the stall

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went to the barroom ordered drinks for all

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three days in the saddle you know my body hurt

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it being summer I took off my shirt

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and I tried to wash off some of that dusty dirt


Verse 3:

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West Texas cowboys they's all around

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with liquor and money they's loaded down

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so soon after payday you know it seemed a shame

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you know my uncle he starts a friendly game

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Hey high low jack and the winner take the hand


Solo:

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Verse 4:

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My uncle starts winning cowboys got sore

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one of them called him and then two more

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accused him of cheating oh no it couldn't be

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I know my uncle he's as honest as me

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and I'm as honest as a Denver man can be


Verse 5:

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One of them cowboys he starts to draw

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I shot him down Lord he never saw

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Shot me another hot damn he won't grow old

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in the confusion my uncle grabbed the gold

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and we high tailed it down to Mexico


Verse 6:

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I love those cowboys I love their gold

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I loved my uncle God rest his soul

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he taught me good Lord taught me all I know

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taught me so well I grabbed that gold

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and I left his dead ass there by the side of the road

 

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