Live at the Double Door Inn

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1. A Lot of Moving

A lot of movin’, A lot of rollin’
A lot of drivin’, A lot of strollin’
A lot of leavin’ here
A lot of arrivin’ there
Trying to go just about everywhere
A lot of thinking about where I’m going next

If I’s a police
I couldn’t catch me
Because I’m always up and ready
A lot of chasin’ here
Escapin’ there
Blue lights flashin’ ’round everywhere
A lot of woo-ooo where am I going next

A lot of movin’, A lot of rollin’
A lot of drivin’, A lot of strollin’
A lot of leavin’ here
A lot of arrivin’ there
Trying to go just about everywhere
A lot of thinking about where I’m going next

Country to my left side
Country to my right side
City to my left side
City on my right side
Banjos and back seats
Side roads and side streets
Well if you wanna stay for dinner
I’ll throw my suitcase in the river
A lot of drinkin’ here
And drinkin’ there
I’ll play and sing just about any damn where
A lot of thinkin’ about where I’m going next

A lot of movin’, A lot of rollin’
A lot of drivin’, A lot of strollin’
A lot of leavin’ here
A lot of arrivin’ there
Trying to go just about everywhere
A lot of thinking about where I’m going next

2. Diamond Joe

Now there’s a man you’ll hear about
Most anywhere you go
And his holdings are in Texas
And his name is Diamond Joe.

And he carries all his money
In a diamond-studded jar
He never took much trouble
With the process of the law.

I hired out to Diamond Joe, boys
Did offer him my hand
He gave a string of horses
So old they could not stand.

And I nearly starved to death, boys
He did mistreat me so
And I never saved a dollar
In the pay of Diamond Joe.

Now his bread it was corn dodger
And his meat you couldn’t chaw
Nearly drove me crazy
With the waggin’of his jaw.

And the tellin’ of his story
Mean to let you know
That there never was a rounder
That could lie like Diamond Joe.

Now, I tried three times to quit him
But he did argue so
I’m still punchin’ cattle
In the pay of Diamond Joe.

And when I’m called up yonder
And it’s my time to go
Give my blankets to my buddies
Give the fleas to Diamond Joe.

3. Sorry Man

Your mama doesn’t like me
She thinks I’m a sorry man
When she tells her friends about me
She says I’m a sorry man
And she asks you each day
Why would you stay with a sorry man
Well I was doing my best
Just trying to impress, still a sorry man
And I’ve got news for your ma
I’m the best she ever saw
No one could love your daughter like I do

Your mama told you father
She said I’m a sorry man
So he told me not to ever
Come back here again
So I told your dear old daddy
That he can’t keep us apart
Because it’s you and not your parents
Who can break my heart
And I’ve got news for your ma
I’m the best she ever saw
No one could love your daughter like I do

Well I tried to tell your mama
But I didn’t want to fight
Well they’ll be the same tomorrow
So we’re leaving here tonight
Tomorrow they’ll be waking
To a sad sorry dawn
And then they’ll be sorry
When they see that we’re gone
Cause I’ve got news for your ma
I’m the best she ever saw
No one could love your daughter like I do

4. Will the Circle Be Unbroken

I was standing by my window
On a cold and cloudy day
When I saw that hearse come rolling
For to carry my mother away

Will the circle be unbroken
Bye and bye, Load, bye and bye
There’s a better home a-waiting
In the sky, Load, in the sky

Load, I told that undertaker
Undertaker please drive slow
For this body that you’re hauling
Load, I hate to see her go

Will the circle be unbroken
Bye and bye, Load, bye and bye
There’s a better home a-waiting
In the sky, Load, in the sky

I followed close behind her
Tried to hold up and be brave
But I could not hide my sorrow
When they laid her in the grave

Will the circle be unbroken
Bye and bye, Load, bye and bye
There’s a better home a-waiting
In the sky, Load, in the sky

I went home, my home was lonely
Now my mother she has gone
All my brothers, sisters crying
What a home so sad and alone

Will the circle be unbroken
Bye and bye, Load, bye and bye
There’s a better home a-waiting
In the sky, Load, in the sky

5. Jenny and the Summer Day

What a darling summer time
I have a car, I have a dime
Baby, Baby
I know that won’t buy anything
But I would steal you anything
Baby, Baby
The sun is hot, the wind is cool
And we are finally out of school
Baby, Baby
Well I’m in love what can I say
With Jenny and the summer day
Baby, Baby, Baby

What a darling summer time
Come on in the water’s fine
Baby, Baby
I know that your afraid to swim
So I’ll stay in the shallow end
Baby, Baby
The sun is hot, the wind is cool
And we are finally out of school
Baby, Baby
Well I’m in love what can I say
The sunlight burned my fear away
Baby, Baby

Ninety and risin’
Soon we’ll have to hide out in the shade
Somewhere it’s rainin’
And baby I can almost hear you say
That you love me
And the summer day
That you love me

What a darling summer time
I have a home in Carolina
Baby, Baby
Not far from the city lights
But we can see the stars at night
Baby, Baby
The day was hot, tonight is cool
And we are finally out of school
Baby, Baby
Well I’m in love what can I say
With Jenny and the summer day

Ninety and risin’
Soon we’ll have to hide out in the shade
Somewhere it’s rainin’
And baby I can almost hear you say
That you love me
And the summer day
That you love me

6. Pretty Girl From Matthews

Hold on a minute it ain’t time to leave
Tell me how you’re feeling one more time
Four long years and I just can’t believe
That I’m still yours and you’re still mine

While I was gone, yes, I fell in love
Asked around and heard that you did too
Two drunken years and push came to shove
I met love, love left me blue

You’re rising like a sun
That pulled the curtain on the night
Coming through the window
To brighten up my life

And I’m all right, yeah, I think I’m fine
My savior lives in telephones
And I just dream of you and step outside
Dial up and hope that you’re home

You’re rising like a sun
That waits up all night
Coming through the window
To brighten up my life

Hold on a minute, yeah, I do love you
Sometimes I guess that ain’t enough
When you come round you put me through
And I thank you, oh, so much

Another year, maybe, three or four
Maybe five or six or even more
You’ll find another man to take my place
And I’ll see you on the good Lord’s shores

You’re rising like a sun
That pulled the curtain on the night
Coming through the window
To brighten up my life

7. Avett Brothers Monologue

Avetts are talking

8. I’ll Fly Away

The night just got darker
The moon fell out of sight.
God’s hopeful stars
Were drained of all their light
A dear friend of mine
Who fell on hard times
He thinks his house will clean
If he shares with me mine

I never dream of you a lonely man
I used to grab at truth with those same strong hands
Then when I got sick through the thin and then the thick
I turn my back and I let myself live

Well the nights only get longer
Before your sun will shine
Leave the clock alone my brother
Your enemy is time
Remember what the ramblin man said
On his way back home
Don’t hang your head much longer
There’s more pretty girls than one

I never dream of you a lonely man
I used to grab at truth with those same strong hands
Then when I got sick through the thin and then the thick
I turn my back and I let myself live

9. Let Myself Live

The night just got darker
The moon fell out of sight.
God’s hopeful stars
Were drained of all their light
A dear friend of mine
Who fell on hard times
He thinks his house will clean
If he shares with me mine

I never dream of you a lonely man
I used to grab at truth with those same strong hands
Then when I got sick through the thin and then the thick
I turn my back and I let myself live

Well the nights only get longer
Before your sun will shine
Leave the clock alone my brother
Your enemy is time
Remember what the ramblin man said
On his way back home
Don’t hang your head much longer
There’s more pretty girls than one

I never dream of you a lonely man
I used to grab at truth with those same strong hands
Then when I got sick through the thin and then the thick
I turn my back and I let myself live

10. November Blue

If I weren’t leavin’, would I catch you dreamin’
And if I weren’t gonna be gone now, could I take you home
And if I told you I loved you, would it change what you see
And if I were leavin’, would you stay with me
And if I had money, would it all look good
And if I had a job now, like a good man should
And if I came to you tomorrow, and said let’s run away
Would you roll like the wind does, baby would you stay

My heart is dancin’, to a November tune
And I hope that you hear it, singing songs about you
I sing songs of sorrow, because you’re not around
See, babe I’m gone tomorrow, Baby follow me down

I don’t know why I have to, but this man must move on
I love my time here, didn’t know ’til I was gone
November shadows, shade November change
November spells sweet memory, the season blue remains
November spells sweet memory, the season blue remains

Your yellow hair is like the sunlight, however sweet it shines
Bit by the cold of December, I’m warm beside your smile

Oh lady, tell me I’m not leaving, you’re everything I dreamed
I’m killing myself thinking, I’ve fallen like the leaves
I’m killing myself thinking, I’ve fallen like the leaves

11. My Losing Bet

I waited for you
A hard thing to do
Knowin’ we’re through
And though I don’t have to choose
To welcome you back or push you away
But wait we’re not there yet
And though I’m losing the bet
There’s still the sunset

I felt so surprised
When she arrived
Wearing a smile
Smiles soon turn to tears
Out on her back pier
After all the love how did I end here

Oh Lord, Oh Lord…

12. Gamblin’ Man

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13. Cripple Creek

Instrumental

14. Kind of in Love

She’s as sweet as the summer time
And strong as the sunshine
And I don’t want to know her
I let myself down

I’m cold as a winter’s storm
I’m soft as a grind stone
And I can’t do a thing
To flag my life down

Why do you amaze me?
Why do you amaze me?
Why do you fool me into thinkin’ that I’m kind of in love with you?

She’s good as a mystery
A salesman for misery
And I am bankrupt
In debt to my knees

Big brown eyes and curly hair
I wonder if she sees me stare
I can’t say why I’ve fallen
Babe, please have mercy

Why do you amaze me?
Why do you amaze me?
Why do you fool me into thinkin’ that I’m kind of in love with you?

We sink like a ball and chain
If I knew more than your first name
Those eyes you got can’t fool me
I know how this goes

We’d wrap ourselves in conversation
You tell lies and try my patience
Bite my tongue in frustration
Or you slap my face

Why do you amaze me?
Why do you amaze me?
Why do you fool me into thinkin’ that I’m kind of in love with you?

15. Beside the Yellow Line

In time, won’t be long
Until we meet again
Except we’ll just be friends
My God, yeah I know
That’s just the way it goes
Out here on the road
Beside the yellow line

‘Bout five years ago,
I came about this way
But I doubt they’ll know my face
The land hasn’t changed
The stars still pierce the black
And I’m glad that I came back
Beside the yellow line

The mind of a girl,
It’s hard to understand
But I guess ’cause I’m a man
Her heart fears are unknown
Until I am gone
Gotta leave her all alone
Beside the yellow line

And the call of the road,
Unlike the railroad tracks
Unlike the airplane’s path
Her voice floats through the land
And it takes me by the hand
So once again I stand
Beside the yellow line