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    Brown Eyed Girl

    Van Morrison

     

    Chord Guide

          3    4

    G:    3x0003

           32 1

    C:    x32010

             132

    D:    xx0232

           12

    Em:   022000

     

    Strum: D   D U   U D U

           1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    Intro:  / G - - - / C - - - / G - - - / D - - - / (x2)

     

    G                      C        G                     D

    Hey, where did we go   days when the rain came

    G                 C         G               D

    Down in the hollow    playing a new game

    G                       C                       G                      D

    Laughing, and a running, hey, hey, Skipping and a jumping

    G                  C              G              D                 

    in the misty morning fog, with our hearts a thumpin' and

    C   D                          G  Em    C     D                      G    D

    you, my brown eyed girl          You, my brown eyed girl

     

    G              C       G                           D

    Whatever happened to Tuesday and so slow

    G                        C                    G               D

    Going down to the old mine with a transistor radio

    G                     C                       G                      D

    Standing in the sunlight laughing, hiding ‘hind a rainbow's wall

    G                     C                      G                  D

    Slipping and a sliding, hey, hey, All along the waterfall with

    C   D                          G  Em    C     D                      G   

    you, my brown eyed girl          You, my brown eyed girl

     

    Chorus:

    D (3)

    Do you remember when we used to sing

    G                C             G                  D

    Sha la la la  la la la la  la la la la te da   Just like that

    G                C             G                  D            G    D

    Sha la la la  la la la la  la la la la te   da    la te da

     

    G              C                G                    D

    So hard to find my way,  Now that I'm on my own

    G              C                       G              D

    I saw you just the other day, my, how you have grown

    G              C                              G                       D

    Cast my memory back there Lord. Sometimes I'm overcome thinkin' 'bout it

    G                           C           G                  D

    Makin' love in the green grass behind the stadium with

    C   D                          G  Em    C     D                      G   

    you, my brown eyed girl          You, my brown eyed girl

     

    Second Chorus:

    D (3)

    Do you remember when we used to sing

    G                C             G                  D

    Sha la la la  la la la la  la la la la te da   Just like that

    G                C             G                  D           

    Sha la la la  la la la la  la la la la te   da   

    G                C             G                  D           

    Sha la la la  la la la la  la la la la te   da   

    G                C             G                  D            G    D   G (hold)

    Sha la la la  la la la la  la la la la te   da    la te da

     


    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.