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Fall of the Star High School Running Back

tab by Dan - dtrom4 at aol dot com

A* = Asus2 A Asus4

D A G A* D A G A
D A G A* D D D D D D D

D A G G
Sophomore year,
D A G A D A G G
you rushed for an average of eight and a third yards per carry.
G A
All eyes were on you. 
D A G G
Junior year,
D A G A
you blew your knee out at an out of town game.
G A
Nowhere to go to but down, down, down.
D G
Nothing but the ground left for you to fall to.

D A G A* D A G A
D A G A* D D D

D A G G
by July,
D A G A
you'd made a whole bunch of brand new friends,
G A
people you used to look down on.
D A G G
And you'd figured out a way to make real money
D A G A
givin' ends to your friends, and it felt stupendous.
G A
chrome spokes on your Japanese bike,
Bb A
but selling acid was a bad idea,
D G
and selling it to a cop was a worse one.
D A D
And the new law said that seventeen year olds could do federal time.
G D G
you were the first one, so I sing this song for you,
D G
William Stanaforth Donahue, 
D A
your grandfather rode the boat over from Ireland,
D G
but you made a bad decision or two.
D A G A* D A G A (x2) D
yeah.
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