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Album - Roving With The Seekers - 1964.

INTRO: E chord diagramEE F#m chord diagramF#mF#m Abm chord diagramAbmAbm A chord diagramAA E chord diagramEE B chord diagramBB E chord diagramEE

#1.
     E chord diagramEE     F#m chord diagramF#mF#m   G#m chord diagramG#mG#m    F#m chord diagramF#mF#m     E chord diagramEE      F#m chord diagramF#mF#m     G#m chord diagramG#mG#m
When I was but a little boy, my father said to me,
     E chord diagramEE        F#m chord diagramF#mF#m     G#m chord diagramG#mG#m     A chord diagramAA        E chord diagramEE      B chord diagramBB     E chord diagramEE  E7 chord diagramE7E7
come here and learn a lesson, from the lovely lemon tree.
   A chord diagramAA         Bm chord diagramBmBm   C#m chord diagramC#mC#m    Bm chord diagramBmBm    A chord diagramAA         Bm chord diagramBmBm      C#m chord diagramC#mC#m
My son, it's most impor..tant, my father said to me,
   A chord diagramAA        Bm chord diagramBmBm       C#m chord diagramC#mC#m      D chord diagramDD         A chord diagramAA      E chord diagramEE        A chord diagramAA
to put your trust in what you feel, and not in what you see.

CHORUS:
A chord diagramAA     D chord diagramDD                                         A chord diagramAA
Lemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
                                       A7 chord diagramA7A7          D chord diagramDD
But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
D chord diagramDD                                               A chord diagramAA
Lemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
                                       A7 chord diagramA7A7          D chord diagramDD   B chord diagramBB
But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.

#2.
E chord diagramEE            F#m chord diagramF#mF#m   G#m chord diagramG#mG#m      F#m chord diagramF#mF#m     E chord diagramEE        F#m chord diagramF#mF#m   G#m chord diagramG#mG#m
Beneath that lemon tree one day, my love and I did lie,
  E chord diagramEE       F#m chord diagramF#mF#m        Ab chord diagramAbAb       A chord diagramAA           E chord diagramEE        B chord diagramBB      E chord diagramEE  E7 chord diagramE7E7
A chord diagramAA girl so sweet that when she smiled, the sun rose in the sky.
   A chord diagramAA          Bm chord diagramBmBm     C#m chord diagramC#mC#m     Bm chord diagramBmBm    A chord diagramAA            Bm chord diagramBmBm    C#m chord diagramC#mC#m
We spent that summer lost in love, beneath that lemon tree..
    A chord diagramAA     Bm chord diagramBmBm     C#m chord diagramC#mC#m      D chord diagramDD      A chord diagramAA        E chord diagramEE          A chord diagramAA
the magic of her laughter hid my father's words from me.

CHORUS:
A chord diagramAA     D chord diagramDD                                         A chord diagramAA
Lemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
                                       A7 chord diagramA7A7          D chord diagramDD
But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
D chord diagramDD                                               A chord diagramAA
Lemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
                                       A7 chord diagramA7A7          D chord diagramDD   B chord diagramBB
But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.

#3.
    E chord diagramEE       F#m chord diagramF#mF#m      G#m chord diagramG#mG#m   F#m chord diagramF#mF#m       E chord diagramEE     F#m chord diagramF#mF#m     G#m chord diagramG#mG#m
One day she left without a word..she took away the sun.
    E chord diagramEE      F#m chord diagramF#mF#m      G#m chord diagramG#mG#m    A chord diagramAA       E chord diagramEE         B chord diagramBB       E chord diagramEE
And in the dark she left behind, I knew what she had done.
    A chord diagramAA       Bm chord diagramBmBm      C#m chord diagramC#mC#m   Bm chord diagramBmBm          A chord diagramAA      Bm chord diagramBmBm        C#m chord diagramC#mC#m
She left me for an..other man, it's a common tale, but true.
  A chord diagramAA      Bm chord diagramBmBm      C#m chord diagramC#mC#m   D chord diagramDD      A chord diagramAA          E chord diagramEE        A chord diagramAA
A chord diagramAA sadder man but wiser now, I sing these words to you.

CHORUS:
A chord diagramAA     D chord diagramDD                                         A chord diagramAA
Lemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
                                       A7 chord diagramA7A7          D chord diagramDD
But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
D chord diagramDD                                               A chord diagramAA
Lemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
                                       A7 chord diagramA7A7          D chord diagramDD
But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.

OUTRO:
D chord diagramDD
Lemon tree, very pretty..(x3)(Fade.)


A chord diagramAA sixties smash from Kraziekhat.

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