Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Pretty Boy Floyd lyrics



Artists: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #



Lyrics > R > Ramblin' Jack Elliot





Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Pretty Boy Floyd






Way high up in the Sierry Peaks
Where the yellow-jack pines grow tall,
Old Buster Jiggs and Sandy Bob
Had a round-up camp last fall.

Well they took along their running irons
Maybe a dog or two,
And they 'lowed thy'd brand every long-eared calf
That came within their view.

Now every little long-eared dogie
That didn't push up by day,
Got his long ears whittled and his old hide scorched
In a most artistic way.

One fine day, says Buster Jiggs,
As he throws his seago down,
"I'm tired of cow-pyrography
And I think I'm a goin' into town."

Well they saddled up, and they hit a lope
For it warn't no sight of a ride,
And them was the days that a good cow-punch
Could oil up his insides.

Well they started in at Kentucky Bar,
At the head of Whisky Row,
And they wound her up at the Depot House
About forty drinks below.

Well they sets 'em up and they turns around
And they started in the other way,
And to tell the God-forsaken truth
Them boys got drunk that day.

They was on their way, goin' back to camp
A-packin' that awful load,
When who should they meet but the Devil himself
Come a-traipsin' down the road.

He says, "You ornery cowboy skunks
You better go hunt for your holes,
'Cause I've come up from Hell's rim rock
Just to gather in your souls.

"The Devil be damned," says Buster Jiggs,
"Us boys is a little bit tight;
But you don't go gatherin' no cowboys' souls
Without one helluva fight."

Now Buster Jiggs could ride like hell
And throw a lasso, too,
So he threw it over the Devil's horns
And he took his dallies true.

Now Sandy Bob was a reata man
With his gut-line coiled up neat;
But he shook her out and he builds a loop
And he roped the Devils hind feet.

Well they stretches him out and they tails him down
While the running-irons were getting hot,
And they cropped and swallow-forked his ears
And they branded him up a lot.

Well they trimmed his horns way down to his head
Tied ten knots in his tail for a joke,
Then they went off and left him there
Tied up to a little pin oak.

Now when you're high in the Sierry Peaks
And you hear one hell of a wail,
Well you know it's just the Devil himself
Yellin' 'bout them knots in his tail.



Rating: 1.0/5 (1 vote)





Top songs by Ramblin' Jack Elliot

  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - 900 Miles
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Folsom Prison Blues
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Friend Of The Devil
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Danville Girl
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - I Ain't Got No Home In This World Anymore
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - If I Were A Carpenter
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Diamond Joe
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - 1913 Massacre
  Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
 
More songs...
Comments
What do you think about this song?


Your name:
Where are you from?
Comment:
Please enter the code:
 


Most popular lyrics of this week

1. (1) Bishop Eric Mcdaniels - More Like Him
2. (2) Straight Gate Mass Choir - I'll Praise
3. (3) Juanita Bynum - God Of A Second Chance
4. (10) The Script - The Man Who Can't Be Moved
5. (-) Johnny Rebel - Send 'em All Back To Africa
6. (5) Zaidi Buluh Perindu - Juwita
7. (35) Stephen Hurd - Undignified Praise (i Will Dance, I Will Sing)
8. (33) Smokie - Don't Play Your Rock'N'Roll To Me
9. (16) Passe-partout - Belle Rosine
10. (6) E Nomine - Mitternacht
11. (73) Himesh Reshammiya - Tu Yaad Na Aaye Aisa Koi Din Nahin
12. (19) Landser - Deutsche Wut
13. (-) Dana Winner - Eurosong Medley
14. (49) Hot Banditoz - Veo Veo
15. (-) For Love Not Lisa - More Than A Girl
16. (-) Youth Brigade - Did You Wanna Die
17. (74) Clint Brown - You Alone
18. (7) Larry Trotter - Blessing Me
19. (57) New Sakha - Rendahkan Hati
20. (95) Eagles - Ol' 55


Top songs
Recently added song lyrics

Slai - Ne Rentre Pas Chez Toi
Michel Sardou - Cinq Ans Passés
Michel Sardou - Les Hommes Qui Ne Dorment Jamais
Obie Trice - Ghetto
Charles Wesley - Jesus My Savior Brother Friend
Phil Keaggy - Have Mercy Lord
One Bad Pig - Smash The Guitar
Paola Turci - Chernobyl
Spitfire Drive - Mystery Of The Dying Rose
Kill Kim Novak - Zwielicht
Era - Cathar Rhythm
Carl Belew - Make Up Your Mind (and Say Yes)
Zion Y Lennox - Cuanto Tengo Que Esperar
Novalia - Represion
Sofia Talvik - Not Far From The Water
Don Miguelo - Cola Motora
Nausea - Inherit The Wasteland
Shockers - Lights And Switches
Fabio Concato - Canto
Adam Sandler - Calling Home


More...



Lyrics

Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Pretty Boy Floyd and all other song lyrics on this site are property and copyright of their respective owners and are provided for educational and informative use only. All song texts are personal interpretations of real songs and has no concern to the original texts. All music videos are from Youtube. We don't have any video on our server, this is only an automatic search for videos hosted on Youtube. If you like the song, please buy relative CD.

paroles song text zodziai versuri klipas letra dalszöveg liedertexte paroles letras musicas teks lagu lyrics versuri letra teksti laulusonad mp3 dalszöveg download lirik müzik zeneszöveg teksto zene dziesmu
Contact us    Privacy Policy    Terms of Use