Guitar chords with lyrics
STRUM PATTERN:: Slow downward, simple quarter note on each chord, follow by about a full beat of rest. VERSE: G+G My ear A minorAm Attends to you, DmDm as a mother hears A minorAm while her children sleep.
BRIDGE: G+G Now look: A minorAm See how they're dreaming? DmDm The black reciter reads A minorAm while the children dream. G+G D MajorD Don't go A minorAm So deep in slumber, E minorEm Where you'll shy. A minorAm C majorC G+G Know you'll wander in sleep. G+G A minorAm D MajorD Don't you fly too far away.
BRIDGE 2: G+G A minorAm Some men die C majorC E minorEm without crying-- DmDm A minorAm G+G Suffering so long and alone. C majorC E minorEm A minorAm Softly, children, dry your eyes. C majorC G+G Gently, children, be wise. VERSE 2: G+G My ear attends to you, A minorAm as a mother hears DmDm all her children's fears. G+G So don't cry; A minorAm all will wash away G+G when we pray. A minorAm Soon, soon, soon, soon, soon. A minorAm C majorC So if it's okay, I'll wait with you a while. G+G The sun begins to shine. BRIDGE 3: C majorC E minorEm Oh, look: Your wings are broken, DmDm A minorAm G+G But never a lie was spoken. C majorC A minorAm E minorEm The murdered thing is love, you see-- A minorAm G+G Drifting on a lake of memory. C majorC A minorAm C majorC Now sleep. Close your eyes and have no fear; G+G A augmentedA wide blue sky is very near. VERSE 3: G+G My ear A minorAm Attends to you, DmDm As a mother hears A minorAm All her children's fears. RESOLUTION: G+G So don't cry; DmDm All will wash away G+G