"I've Been Everywhere"

Geoff Mack and Hank Snow

 

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Reader 1

I was totin' my pack along the dusty Winnemucca road,

 

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When along came a semi with a high an' canvas-covered load.

 

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Reader 2

"If you're goin' to Winnemucca, Mack, with me you can ride."

 

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Reader 1

And so I climbed into the cab and then I settled down inside.

 

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He asked me if I'd seen a road with so much dust and sand.

 

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And I said, "Listen, I've traveled every road in this here land!"

 

 

 

 

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Reader 3

I've been everywhere, man.

 

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I've been everywhere, man.

 

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Crossed the deserts bare, man.

 

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I've breathed the mountain air, man.

 

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Of travel I've had my share, man.

 

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I've been everywhere. Iíve been to

 

 

 

 

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Reader 4

Reno, Chicago, Fargo, Minnesota,

 

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Reader 5

Buffalo, Toronto, Winslow, Sarasota,

 

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Reader 6

Wichita, Tulsa, Ottawa, Oklahoma,

 

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Reader 7

Tampa, Panama, Mattawa, La Paloma,

 

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Reader 8

Bangor, Baltimore, Salvador, Amarillo,

 

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Reader 9

Tocapillo, Baranquilla, and Perdilla, I'm a killer.

 

 

 

 

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Reader 3

I've been everywhere, man.

 

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I've been everywhere, man.

 

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Crossed the deserts bare, man.

 

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I've breathed the mountain air, man.

 

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Of travel I've had my share, man.

 

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I've been everywhere. Iíve been to

 

 

 

 

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Reader 10

Boston, Charleston, Dayton, Louisiana,

 

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Reader 11

Washington, Houston, Kingston, Texarkana,

 

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Reader 12

Monterey, Faraday, Santa Fe, Tallapoosa,

 

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Reader 13

Glen Rock, Black Rock, Little Rock, Oskaloosa,

 

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Reader 14

Tennessee, Hennessey, Chicopee, Spirit Lake,

 

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Reader 15

Grand Lake, Devils Lake, Crater Lake, for Pete's sake.

 

 

 

 

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Reader 3

I've been everywhere, man.

 

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I've been everywhere, man.

 

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Crossed the deserts bare, man.

 

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I've breathed the mountain air, man.

 

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Of travel I've had my share, man.

 

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I've been everywhere. Iíve been to

 

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Reader 16

Louisville, Nashville, Knoxville, Ombabika,

 

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Reader 17

Schefferville, Jacksonville, Waterville, Costa Rica,

 

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Reader 18

Pittsfield, Springfield, Bakersfield, Shreveport,

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Reader 19

Hackensack, Cadillac, Fond du Lac, Davenport,

 

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Reader 20

Idaho, Jellico, Argentina, Diamantina,

 

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Reader 21

Pasadena, Catalina, see what I mean-a.

 

 

 

 

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Reader 3

I've been everywhere, man.

 

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I've been everywhere, man.

 

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Crossed the deserts bare, man.

 

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I've breathed the mountain air, man.

 

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Of travel I've had my share, man.

 

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I've been everywhere. Iíve been to

 

 

 

 

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Reader 22

Pittsburgh, Parkersburg, Gravelbourg, Colorado,

 

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Reader 23

Ellensburg, Rexburg, Vicksburg, Eldorado,

 

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Reader 24

Larimore, Admore, Haverstraw, Chatanika,

 

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Reader 25

Chaska, Nebraska, Alaska, Opelika,

 

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Reader 26

Baraboo, Waterloo, Kalamazoo, Kansas City,

 

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Reader 27

Sioux City, Cedar City, Dodge City, what a pity.

 

 

 

 

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All

I've been everywhere, man.

 

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I've been everywhere, man.

 

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Crossed the deserts bare, man.

 

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I've breathed the mountain air, man.

 

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Of travel I've had my share, man.

 

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I've been everywhere.