Guitar chords with lyrics
- Capo on 1st
Tuning: Standard (E A D G B E) Key: E MajorE Difficulty: Novice A augmentedA Bbo Bm7Bm7 E MajorE E7E7 A augmentedA Bbo Bm7Bm7 E MajorE
Verse 1: Eo E7E7 By and by, A augmentedA Co I'm breathing a lover's sigh. Bm7Bm7 Bbo Well, I'm sitting on my watch Bm7Bm7 E7E7 So I can be on time A7/g D/f# I'm singing love's praises Dm/f E MajorE With sugar-coated rhyme. Verse 2: Eo E7E7 By and by, A augmentedA Co On you I'm casting my eye. E7E7 I'm paintin' the town, Swingin' my partner around Bm7Bm7 Bbo Well, I know who I can depend on, Bm7Bm7 E7E7 I know who to trust A7/g D/f# I'm watchin' the roads, Dm/f E MajorE I'm studying the dust E7E7 I'm paintin' the town A augmentedA G#7G#7 Making my last go round.
Chorus: C#7C#7 G#7G#7 Well, I'm scuffling, and I'm shuffling C#7C#7 A7A7 G#7G#7 And I'm walking on briars C#C# G#7G#7 I'm not even acquainted G#/b# E7/b E7E7 with my own desires Verse 3: E7E7 I'm roamin' slow, I'm doing all I know. I'm telling myself I've found true happiness, That I've still got a dream that hasn't been repossessed. I'm roamin' slow Going where the wild roses grow. Chorus: Well, the future for me Is already a thing of the past You were my first love And you will be my last. Papa gone mad, Verse 4: Mama, she's feeling sad. Well, I'm gonna baptize you in fire So you can sin no more I'm gonna establish my rule Through civil war, Gonn' make you see Just how loyal and true a man can be!