Standard guitar tuning:EADGBECapo on 2 fret
A7 Aaug A7 F♯ A7 F♯6 E D E
Verse1ACandles burning, A2Glasses are chilled DAnd soon, she'll beBm7 by... Bm7Hope and pray she'll sBm7ay that she's willing A7To give us another try...A A7
RefrainDAnd if all these plans i maDm7de ADon't melt the ladyFm7's heart, DI'll put on thAe oA2ld forty-fives... E7
ChorusA7And maybe the oAaugld songs, F♯WilA7l bring back theFm7 old times, Bm7Maybe the old lines willBm7 sound new. Bm7Maybe she'll lay her head E7on my shoulder, A7Maybe old feelings wilAl some through... DMaybe we'll start to cry, C♯mAnd wonder why...wA7e ever walked awaFm7y AMaybe the old songs, DWill bring back the old times Bm7And make her waE7nna stay...oAh--A7ohhh
Verse 2AIt's been too long without A2Seeing her face light up DWhen I come homBm7e. Bm7Been to many hours iBm7've waited A7Staring at the phAonA7e...
RefrainDSweet old songs I'mDm7 counting on you ABring her back to Fm7me... DI'm tired of AliA2stening alone..E7.
ChorusMaybe the old songs, Will bring back the old times, Maybe the old lines will sound new. Maybe she'll lay her head on my shoulder, Maybe old feelings will some through... Maybe we'll start to cry, And wonder why...we ever walked away Maybe the old songs, Will bring back the old times And make her wanna stay...oh--ohhh And make her wanna sta---y.