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WORKIN' MAN

TUNING: EADGBE

SUBMITTED BY: Roel van Dijk (chords & lyrics), Richard Bonino & Gary Carter (lyrics) CHORDS:
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G / F C G / F C G F C A working man in Indiana travelled from farm to farm G G7 Cleanin' seeds and talkin' weather, worked 90 farms C D* C D* Got to know the farmers knew all of their kids C D* C Out in the country, that was '96 G / F C G F C His life was good and steady when seeds were cash (?) G G7 Next year the farmers were ready, the times were changing fast C D* C D* Supreme Court in session made a new law C D* C GMO seeds and patents had a fatal flaw G D C G Supreme Court Judge Clarence Thomas once worked for Monsanto D C G F C Well I don't know you but I do know who I am harp solo over: G / F C G / G7 C / D* C / D* C / D* C G / F C G F C One summer morning just around dawn G G7 Four men with briefcases were on the working man's lawn C D* C D* We're gonna to sue you, take you to court C D* C For patent infringement, the criminals you support G / F C G F C We're from Monsanto we own the seeds G G7 Give us the names of those farmers you seek C D* C D* You're gonna need big money to stand your ground C D* C Or we're gonna bury you, how does that sound? G D C G Working man lost all is his friends, his business too D C G F C Well I don't know you but I do know who I am guitar solo over: G / F C G / G7 C / D*D* C / D*D* C / D*D* C harp solo over: G G / F C G F C Now times have changed, things are picking up G G7 The wheels are rolling again on the old seed truck C D* C D* The cleaner's coming back have taken back the land C D* C They don't care the cost they're gonna take a stand D C G Well I don't know you but I do know who I am D C G Well I don't know you but I do know who I am G F C G