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Hi, Dr. J. M. Allen do you have?/ or know? the lyrics and chords of the song "this old house" by Rice BRothers? I heard it once in the classic FM and been trying to search for it but I'm getting nowhere..thnx so much. And your response is much appreciated. :)

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http://www.cowboylyrics.com/tabs/misc/this-old-house-2-3271.html


In case the link doesn't work, and for some reason on AllExperts that's been a problem lately, here are the words and chords.


This Old House  written by Tom Schuyler
         Craig Bickhardt

Tom Schuyler        lead vocals/acoustic guitar
Craig Bickhardt     guitar/vocals
Fred Knobloch       guitar/vocals

D          A          D
There are fifty liquor boxes in my hall
     G          D
And a hundred  empty nails on my wall
       Bm          G
Thers a sign out in my yard reads for sale
      D          A
And if this old house could cry the tears would fall
         D          A          D          
There are bargain  hungry  vultures everywhere
D      G          D

Buying broken toys and old clothes and tubberware
     Bm          G
The phones has been taken out they've stopped the mail
         D          A
And if this old house could talk I'd say a prayer
         D          
I've been strong and I've been sturdy
        G          D
And I've weatherd every storm
    D          A
I've always kept your family safe and warm
        D
Now your packing up the laughter
        G
And your sweeping out  the tears
         D
If this old house were build on memories
       Bm          A    
I would stand a 1000 years
D          G
This old house  this old house
         D          Bm       A     D
If this old house was buildt on memories I would stand a 1000 years
D          A          D
Take another look before you lock the door
         G          D
Where your shoes  have worn the finish from my floor
      Bm          G
Listen to my banging pipers my creaking stairs
        D          A
Let your boys slide down my banister once more
    D          A          D
I'll remember where you hid the extra key
         G          D
Where the hammer and  the bandaids use to be
      Bm          G
I will smell your morning coffee in the air
         D          A          
And I'll see you hanging tinsel on the tree
D          
I've been strong and I've been sturdy
        G          D
And I've weatherd every storm
    D          A
I've always kept your family safe and warm
        D
Now your packing up the laughter
        G
And your sweeping out  the tears
         D
If this old house were build on memories
       Bm          A   
I would stand a 1000 years
D          G
This old house  this old house
         D          Bm       A     D
If this old house was buildt on memories I would stand a 1000 years

From SKB ""No Easy Horses"
COLGEMS EMI MUSIC INC(BMI)

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Dr. J. M. Allen

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I am a long time fan of Bluegrass and older country/folk music (20-70's) and have a fairly extensive tape and sheet music library of the same and have played the music non-professionally for many years. I can (hopefully) assist with information about artists and lyrics. Please try to make it the older stuff, I don't listen to much "modern" country except George Strait anymore....it ain't got no soul anymore :)

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I grew up in the 60's listening to all the old greats and learned to play the music. I have spent a lot of time reading about the genres and have gotten a chance to meet several of the big names over the years.

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