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St. James Infirmary

Derek Meeker (384) · [archive]
Style: Blues · Level: Beginner · Tempo: 80
Pages: 1 2

I think this song is public domain now, so here are the words.
I will remove them if someone tells me otherwise.

I went down to St. James Infirmary,
Saw my baby there,
Set down on a long white table,
So sweet, so cold, so fair.
Let her go, let her go, God bless her,
Wherever she may be,
She can look this wide world over,
She'll never find a sweet man like me.
When I die, want you to dress me in straight-leg shoes,
Box back coat and a stetson hat,
Put a 20 dollar gold piece on my watch chain,
So the boys'll know that I died standing pat.
St. James Infirmary