Intro: Em7

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Now somewhere in the black mining hills out Dakota 
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There lived a young boy name of Rocky Raccoon 
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And one day his woman ran off with another guy 

Hit young Rocky in the eye... 
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Rocky didn't like that, he said, "I'm going to get that boy." 
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So one day he walked into town and booked himself a room in the local

saloon. 


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Rocky Racoon checked into his room 
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only to find Gideon's Bible 
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Rocky had come equipped with a gun 
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to shoot off the legs of his rival. 
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His rival, it seems, had broken his dreams 
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by stealing the girl of his fancy 
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Her name was McGill, and she called herself 'Lil' 
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But everyone knew her as Nancy. 


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Now she and her man -who called himself Dan- 
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Were in the next room at the hoedown 
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Rocky burst in, and grinning a grin, 
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he said, "Danny boy, this is a showdown." 


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But Daniel was hot. He drew first and shot 
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and Rocky collapsed in the corner. 
 
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Now the doctor came in stinking of gin 
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and proceeded to lie on the table. 
 

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He said, "Rocky, you met your match." 
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But Rockey said, "Doc, it's only a scratch. 
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And I'll be better... I'll be better Doc as soon as I am able." 


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Now Rocky Raccoon, he fell back in his room 
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only to find Gideon's bible. 
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Gideon checked out, and he left it no dobt 
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to help with good Rocky's revival. 
 
Oh yeah, yeah 

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