FREE Christmas Carol Songbook

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    White Daisy Passing

    Rocky Votolato

     

    Chord Guide

            231

    Am:   x02210

           32 1

    C:    x32010

          3    4

    G:    3x0003

          134211

    F:    133211

           231

    E:    022100

           4 231

    Am/G:  3x2210

     

    Strum: B   D U B   D U   (Alternating bass)

           1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    Intro:  / C - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

     

       Am (4)              

    Please slow it

      C (2)                      Am (4)

    down--There's a secret magic password

                                                                 G        F

    That you only notice when you're looking back at it

                            G                C

    And all I wanna do is turn around

     

                     E                            Am (½)           Am/G (½)   F

    I'm going down to sleep on the bottom of the oc      -      ean

                              C                 G                           C (3)

    'Cause I couldn't let go of the water at the setting sun

                      

                   F (½)   C (3½)

    Passing white   daisies, taking turns

                     E                        Am (½)  Am/G (½)     F    

    Close the door walk to the street,   catching      raindrops on your tongue

    C                  E       Am (½)    Am/G (½)   F (2)

        And for a minute it           all            stops, but it won't

     C                      G                        C (2)

    last man, just a passing moment gone

     

       Am (4)              

    Please slow it

      C (2)                      Am (4)

    down--There's a secret place that I know

                                                                     G              F                  

    If I could a dig a grave I'd then climb underground for good

                             G               C

    And all I wanna do is turn around

     

                     E                            Am (½)           Am/G (½)   F

    I'm going down to sleep on the bottom of the oc      -      ean

                              C                 G                           C (3)

    'Cause I couldn't let go of the water at the setting sun

     

                   F (½)   C (3½)

    Passing white   daisies, taking turns

                  E                        Am (½)    Am/G (½)    F

    All those evenings on the back deck of our       first apartment

    C                    E                           Am (½)    Am/G (½)   F

       They meant everything but the wind just carried them off

                                C                      G                        C (2)

    And you can't go back now, just a passing moment gone

     

       Am (4)              

    Please slow it

      C (2)                      Am (4)

    down--There's a secret magic password

                                                                 G        F

    That you only notice when you're looking back at it

                            G                C

    And all I wanna do is turn around

     

                     E                            Am (½)           Am/G (½)   F (2)

    I'm going down to sleep on the bottom of the oc      -      ean

                              C                   G                           Am (2)  F (2)

    'Cause I couldn't let go of the water at the setting sun

                              C                 G                      C (hold)

    Cause I couldn't let go of the passing moment gone


    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.