Townes Van Zandt - A Song For Chords

 
         
         
         
         
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Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 2 fret
BmRibbons of love please Akeep me true Bmsane Emuntil I reach home on the Bmmorrow Bmnever never to Awander aBmgain I'm Emweak and I'm weary of Bmsorrow DLondon to Dublin AusAtralia to BmPerth I Emgazed at your sky I Gtasted your Bmearth Gsung out my heart for Awhat it was Bmworth Emnever again shall I Bmramble ..progression is the same for the rest of the song (verse-chorus-verse-chorus..) There's nowhere left in this world where to go my arms, my legs they're a-tremblin' thoughts both clouded and blue as the sky not even worth the rememberin' Now as I stumble and reel to my bed all that I've done all that I've said means nothin' to me I'd soon as be dead all of this world be forgotten No words of comfort no words of advice nothin' to offer a stranger gone the love, gone the spite it just doesn't matter no longer My sky's getting far the ground's gettin' close my self goin' crazy the way that it does I'll lie on my pillow and sleep if I must Too late to wish I'd been stronger too late to wish I'd been stronger I've been playing this song real regular since Jan. 1. I do it a bit different from what Robert has posted, so here goes: A Song For Townes Van Zandt AmRibbons of love please Gkeep me true Amsane Funtil I reach Chome on the Ammorrow Amnever never to Gwander Amagain I'm Fweak and I'm Cweary of Amsorrow CLondon to Dublin, AustGralia to AmPerth I Fgazed at your sky, I Ctasted your Amearth Fsung out my heart for Cwhat it was Amworth Gnever again shall I Amramble The rest is as Robert wrote: >...progression is the same for the rest of the song > (verse-chorus-verse-chorus..) > >There's nowhere left >in this world where to go >my arms, my legs they're a-tremblin' >thoughts both clouded and blue as the sky >not even worth the rememberin' > >Now as I stumble >and reel to my bed >all that I've done >all that I've said >means nothin' to me >I'd soon as be dead >all of this world be forgotten > >No words of comfort >no words of advice >nothin' to offer a stranger >gone the love, gone the spite >it just doesn't matter no longer > >My sky's getting far >the ground's gettin' close >my self goin' crazy >the way that it does >I'll lie on my pillow >and sleep if I must >Too late to wish I'd been stronger >too late to wish I'd been stronger Remember, there's more than one way to play a song. The right way is what works for you. ;-) Townes wrote a lot of songs. I think he wrote this one for himself. Thanks Townes... jk