Intro Am Am E7 E7 Am Am E7 E7 Verse 1 The tAmax man's taken allG my dough And lCeft me in my Gstatley home. E7Lazing on a sunny afternoonAm. And i can't saGil my yacht, He's Ctaken everyGthing i've got, E7All i've got this sunny Amafternoon.Standard guitar tuning:EADGBECapo on 5 fret
Chorus 1A7Save me, Save me, Save me from this squeD7eze, I got a bGig fat mama trying to break mCe. E7 And i lAmove to live so D7pleasantly, AmLive this life of luxuD7ry, G CLazing on a sE7unny afternoon,Am In the E7summertime, In the Amsummertime, In the sE7ummertime.
Verse 2My gAmirlfriends run off witGh my car And Cgone back to her Gma and pa E7Telling tales of drunkenness and cruelAmty. Now i'm sGitting here, CSipping on my iGce cold beer, E7Lazing on a sunny after noAmon.
Chorus 2Help me, Help me, Help me sail away, Well, give me two good reasons why i oughta stay. 'Cause i love to live so pleasantly AmLive this life of luxuD7ry, G CLazing on a sE7unny afternoon,Am In the E7summertime, In the Amsummertime, In the sE7ummertime.
COuting In the Amsummertime, In the E7summertime, Then just quietly strum Am until fade (or sudden ending depending on which album you got it on) This Was Tabbed by Huw Wilson-Thomas England