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John Barleycorn Must Live
Available on: Let The War Against Music Begin
Written by: McCaughey

Give me liberty or give me bread
I seek my freedom where ever I must
In younger times, San Pablo Bay
Tomorrow it might be there up the railroad ...

I leap, I land and gather what's left
And never is quite so much as I think
I pick myself up ... down
Yeah this could be the horse of my pull me out of this sink
But I still waste the day
Everybody tells me that it couldn't end up any other way

There is a servant
... complaint
A congregation send out to saint
Where we are called one, called to forgive
A congregation shouting
John Barleycorn must live
John Barleycorn must live
John Barleycorn must live

In New York City my work is well done
In subway and street and black limousine
When I wake up it's not enough
Fifty-seven to fifty-eight or somewhere in-between
I wasn't invited but came just the same
And now the same privileges extended to you
I will be there, for sick and blame
Yeah Iíll be there in China town falling down Grand Avenue
Oh I won't waste a way
I'm not the one who wanted to see it trough another day

There is a servant
... complaint
A congregation send out to saint
Where we are called one, called to forgive
The congregation shouting
John Barleycorn must live
John Barleycorn must live
John Barleycorn must live

Oh I won't waste a way
Everybody tells me that it couldn't end up any other way

There is a servant
... complaint
A congregation send out to saint
Where we are called one, called to forgive
The congregation shouting
John Barleycorn must live
John Barleycorn must live
John Barleycorn must live

Give me liberty or give me bread
I wasn't invited but came just the same
I leap, I land and gather what's left
I wasn't invited but came just the same
I wasn't invited but came just the same
I wasn't invited but came just the same
I wasn't invited but came just the same
I wasn't invited but came just the same