Albert Collins Snowed In cover

Snowed In
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Genre
Blues
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Song Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
Last winter I was in Chicago and the weather was awfully bad
Last winter I was in Chicago, and the weather was awfully bad
They say I was stuck in China Town, for the worst winter they ever had
Verse 2
"I'm gonna go on right here
And see if I can get this truck started right quick"
Verse 3
"These old shoes ain't ready for the winter"
Verse 4
"Oh, I'm 'bout to fall an' break my neck here in a minute, buddy
Verse 5
"See if I can get this key in this door here"
"I know it don't lock it, lock, it done froze up on me an'"
"Lock it won't act right, it already half-tore up anyhow"
Verse 6
"Yeah, I got it now, I'm gon get here an' try to crank this old thing"
"An' pat the accelerator a little bit"
Verse 7
"Yeah, I almost got it"
"Pat the accelerator a little bit more"
"It's cold, that wind just whistlin' out there"
Verse 8
"Oh it sure cold weather out here"
"You get frostbite out here"
Verse 9
"Try it one more time"
Verse 10
"Y'all, it ain't gonna start"
Verse 11
Yeah, I don't mind a little snow, an' I can handle rain
I say, I don't mind a little snow, an' I can handle a little rain
Now I don't mind bein' cold but this winter, man it's sure insane
Verse 12
"If I go now hit this old gas station,
I think I can get me somebody to"
"Walk on down the street here, 'bout a block"
"See if I can, get somebody to give me a boost off here an' get my battery charged"
Verse 13
"Oh man, this stuff is in a mess here!"
Verse 14
"I'm gonna fall, break my neck"
Verse 15
"Oh get on by man, I'm gonna get out your way, I'm in the street"
"I'm tryin' to walk here, y'all runnin' these damn trucks an' cars an' goin' on"
Verse 16
"Come on by man"
Verse 17
"Oh man, the station is done closed!"
Verse 18
Now the gas station was closed, and the snow was eight feet tall
Now the gas station had closed, hm, and the snow was eight feet tall
The telephone cable was down, an' you couldn't even make a call
Verse 19
You couldn't go out for groceries, hmm, nobody would deliver to you
I said, you couldn't go out for groceries, nobody would deliver to you
In a bad situation like that, what in the hell, y'all, what-a I'm suppose to do?
Verse 20
"Yeah, it's a tough winter, I tell ya"
Verse 21
"I go back out here one more time an' see if I get this, thing started right here"
Verse 22
"Old battery might be done be at the level, I might get it started now"
Verse 23
"Besides, I'm about to fall"
Verse 24
"Man, I'm gonna tell ya, I'm a, whew!"
Verse 25
"Rough, rough here in Chicago!"
Verse 26
"want to get on back across that desert in Los Angeles, somewhere"
"Florida somewhere"
"If I can get outta here, I know I'm snowed in"
Verse 27
"Try to crank this damn thing one more time"
"I think I can get it to crank, I hope so"
Verse 28
"Let me see if I can get it cranked"
Verse 29
"Pat the accelerator a little bit"
Verse 30
"Might get it started, now"
Verse 31
"Oh yes, I got that thing together now, boy"
"She's kickin' now!"
Verse 32
"Yeah"
"Yeah, will let her get warmed up"
Verse 33
"Hey!"
Verse 34
"Hey!"
Verse 35
"Hey!"

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