Grandfather

V1)    

LIVING IN THE U S A

DOWN THE ROAD

DOWN THAT ROAD

I HOLD MY HEAD UP HIGH

I TRY TO DO WHATS RIGHT

OH OO OH  YEAH

 

V2)    

LORD I KNOW

AWW DOWN THAT ROAD

MY PAW PAW TOLD ME

HOLD MY HEAD UP BOY YEAH

AND BE A GOOD MAN

 

CHORUS   

GRAND FATHER

I HEAR YOUR WISDOM WORDS

I HOLD MY HEAD UP HIGH YEAH YEAH

PROUD TO BE HIS SON YEAH

                                            

V3)    

WHEN THE WAR

CAME BACK IN VIET NAM YEAH

GRANDFATHER GRABBED A GUN

AND HE TOOK SOME DOWN

FOR THE GOOD OLD U S A

 

V4)    

HELD HIM PRISONER  IN A CELL

TRIED TO MAKE HIM TALK BUT NO NO

HE GAVE A NUMBER

AND HE GAVE THEM HELL

 

CHORUS      

GRAND FATHER

I HEAR YOUR WISDOM WORDS

STAND UP BOY AND BE A GOOD MAN

AND REMEMBER THE LORD ABOVE

                                                                   

          LIVING IN THE USA(four times)

                         

V5)    

I’M LIVING IN THE U S A

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

IM STANDIN FREE TO SPEAK TODAY

BECAUSE OF MY FOREFATHERS

EFFORTS FOR ME

 

 

CHORUS       

GRANDFATHER

I HEAR YOUR WISDOM WORDS

WRITTEN IN MY BIBLE

AND MY CONSTITUTION

 

I’M FREE TO BELIEVE