FREE Christmas Carol Songbook

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    Capo 1

     

    Chord Guide

          3    4

    G:    3x0003

             132

    D:    xx0232

            123

    A:    x02220

           231

    E:    022100

          134111

    F#m:  244222

               123

    Dmaj7:  xx0222

    (sub. for F#m)

            2    1

    Gmaj7:  3x0002

     

    Verse Strum

     

    D   D U   U D

    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   

     

    D U   U D U D U

    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    D = Change Chord (verse only)

          

     

     

     

    Intro:

    / G - - D / - - - - / A - - E / - - - - /

     

         G         D   

    A warning sign
    A                      E

       I missed the good part then I

    G           D

    realized
    A                E

       I started looking and the

      G        D  

    bubble burst

    A                E
       I started looking for

          G      D    A    E

    Excuses

     

      G         D
    Come on in

    A                   E

       I've got to tell you what a

        G        D

    state I'm in

    A                   E
      I've got to tell you in my

     G          D

    loudest tones

    A                         E
       That I started looking for a

       G         D     A    E

    warning sign

     

    CHORUS:

                      D (2)    F#m (2)
    When the truth is

      A (2)         E (2)
    I miss you

                    D (2)    F#m (2)
    Yeah the truth is

                A (2)      E (2)
    That I miss you so

     

    / G - - D / - - - - / A - - E / - - - - /  x2

     

         G         D
    A warning sign

    A                             E
      You came back to haunt me and I

      G         D

    Realized

    A                           E
      That you were an island and I

     G               D

    passed you by

    A                             E
       When you were an island to

          G      D    A    E

    Discover

     

      G         D
    Come on in

    A                   E

       I've got to tell you what a

        G        D

    state I'm in

    A                   E
      I've got to tell you in my

     G          D

    loudest tones

    A                         E
       That I started looking for a

       G         D     A    E

    warning sign

     

    Chorus


                 D (2)    F#m (2)
    And I'm tired

                               A (2)     E (4)
    I should not have let you go

     

    / A - - - / - - - - / Gmaj7 - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - / Dmaj7 - - - / - - - - / x2

     

              A (2)   Gmaj7 (4)              Dmaj7 (2)
    So I crawl   back into your open arms
              A (2)   Gmaj7 (4)              Dmaj7 (2)
    So I crawl   back into your open arms
               A (2)   Gmaj7 (4)              Dmaj7 (2)
    And I crawl   back into your open arms

               A (2)   Gmaj7 (4)              Dmaj7 (hold)
    Yes I crawl    back into your open arms


    This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.