The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #47149   Message #703565
Posted By: Jim Dixon
03-May-02 - 09:13 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Yellow Gal (Leadbelly)
Subject: Lyr Add: YELLOW GAL (Lead Belly)
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YELLOW GAL
(Traditional/Woody Guthrie/Lead Belly)

CHO: Oh, my yellow, oh, my yellow, oh, my yellow gal. (4x)

Yes, I went home with the yellow gal. (2x)
Didn't say a thing to the yellow gal. (2x)

Daddy got stuck on my yellow gal. (2x)
He got thirty years with the yellow gal. (2x)

She's pretty and fine. She's a yellow gal. (2x)
She ain't none of mine. She's a yellow gal. (2x)

She's pretty and fair. She's the yellow gal. (2x)
She's got pretty hair. She's the yellow gal. (2x)

Oh, the preacher got stuck on my yellow gal. (2x)
He got ten years with my yellow gal. (2x)

She's long and tall, is the yellow gal. (2x)
I love that gal, oh, my yellow gal. (2x)