Artist: Shel SilversteinAuthor: Shel SilversteinLabel: AtlanticYear: 1962
Johnny Cash [on Ballads Of The True West Vol 1, later also live At Folsom Prison; also cut Silverstein's A Boy Named Sue]
Will Tura [as Twintig Minuten Geduld]
Stijn Meuris [with Lady Lynn, Gregory Frateur and Tijl Delbeke]
The five minutes extra in Johnny Cash's version are used to spit in the face of any authority witnessing the execution.
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