G - D - C - D x3
G D C D7
Verse 1AmThe bus is on the rCoad, sweet Georgia fGades aDway, AmWe'll be burnin down LoCuisiana by the vGery next dDay. AmNo sleep will ever tCake me, Gmy mind is stuck on yDou. AmOh you better be laying awCay, Gthinking of the tuDne.
BridgeAmI'll ask one thCing, (I'll ask one thing) AmAnd I'll Bet That YouC'll be true, (And I'll Bet that You'll be true) AmThe thing I'm asking of yCou.
ChorusGSave me some suDgar, CThis won't take lDong. GI won't promise to stDay the night, CI won't sing you no soDng. GSave me some suDgar, CThat's all I'll ask of yDou. GYou're my old laDdy, CBut the road's my lady tD7oo.
Verse 2AmThank you for your sCugar, Sugar you broGught down the niDght I was seAmeing stars on the bedroom waClls, GFull moon in your eDyes. AmThis don't mean notChing, GWell I'll just pass the tDime. AmBut part of you I'll take with mCe, GBut most I'll leave beDhind.
BridgeAmOne day I'll be baCck. (Yeah I'll be back) AmIt might not be too sCoon. (Might not be too soon) AmI pray there's someCthing left of you.
ChorusGSave me some suDgar, This wCon't take lDong. GDon't give it too mDuch, I won't beC there when you faDll. GSave me some suDgar, CThat's all you gotta Ddo. GAnything left ovDer, I'll tCake that tDoo.
BridgeAmI'll ask one thCing, (I'll ask one thing) AmAnd I'll bet you'll be trCue, (And I'll bet you'll be true) AmThe thing I'm asCking of you.
ChorusGSave me some sDugar, This wCon't take loDng. GI won't promise to stDay the night I won't siCng you no soDng. GSave me some suDgar, That's aCll I'll ask of yDou. GYou're my old laDdy, But the roCad's my lady tD7oo. Oh the roCad's my lady tDoo, But the roCad, The road's my lady too.