Chords and lyrics for Four Walls Of Raiford by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Well them four walls of Raiford, closing in on me.
Doin’ three to five hard labor
I had two years well behind me, but I could not wait the time
For everytime I thought about it, Lord I
died some more
And they put stripes on my back. Memories of hurt.
And the only time I seen sunshine
is when I shovel
Digging ditches on the chain gain and sleeping in the holes.
Oh Lord, please forgive me because I
And I’m coming home to see my Jesus.
Lord, it feels so close this time.
Please have mercy on a soldier from the
When they find me they must kill me.
Oh Jesus save my soul. I can’t
go back down to Raiford.
When Vietnam was over there was no work here for me.
I had a hungry wife and children
Now they say I’m guilty, when they find me I must die.
Only me and Jesus know that I
These last few years behind me, Lord they’ve been so sad.
I fought proudly for my country when the
And when they find me and kill me, yes when they shoot me down.
Won’t you fly old glory proudly with my