Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Getaway John by Kingston Trio. Please check back for more Kingston Trio lyrics.
Getaway John Lyrics
Artist: Kingston Trio
Album: The Kingston Trio at Large
Getaway, getaway, getaway, getaway, Poor John.
John Hardy was a fightin' man, carried a razor ev'ry day. He killed a man in Mobile town
You ought to see my Johnny get away. Ought to see my Johnny
John Hardy was standin' at the bar, so drunk he could not see. Along came a man with a warrant in his hand,
Crying, "Johnny boy, why don't you come with me? Johnny boy, why don't you come with me?"
John Hardy had a pretty little gal, kept her dressed in blue. He saw her in the hangin' crowd,
Cryin', "Johnny boy, I'll be true to you. Johnny boy, I'll be true to you. True to you. True to you. True to you. Poor, John."
I've been to the East and I've been to the West, been this whole world 'round. I've been to the North and I lived in the South.
This will be my buryin' ground. This will be my buryin' ground.
I've been this wide world over. Been this whole world 'round. Been to the river and I've been baptized.
Take me to my buryin' ground. Getaway, getaway, getaway.
Kingston Trio Lyrics
Kingston Trio The Kingston Trio at Large Lyrics
More Kingston Trio Music Lyrics:
Kingston Trio - Adios Farewell Lyrics
Kingston Trio - Buddy Better Get on Down the Line Lyrics
Kingston Trio - E Inu Tatou E Lyrics
Kingston Trio - Farewell Adelita Lyrics
Kingston Trio - Karu Lyrics
Kingston Trio - Razors in the Air Lyrics
Kingston Trio - Rusing in the Rain Lyrics
Kingston Trio - The Shape of Things Lyrics