Standard (EADGBE)

You're a thousand miles away-ay,

(Doo-doo.)(Rat-a-tat-tat.)

bu-u-t I still have your love to remember you by.

(Rat-a-tat-tat.)(You by.)

Oh, my dar-ar-ar-arling, dry your eyes,

(Rat-a-tat-tat-tat.)(Your eyes.)

daddy's coming home soon.

(Whoo-hooo-hooo, hoo-hooo, hoo-hooo.)

On my knees e-every day-ay,

(Rat-a-tat-tat.)(All I do.)

all I do is pray, baby, just for you.

(Rat-a-tat-tat.)((For you.)

Hope you a-a-a-always want me, too,

(Rat-a-tat-tat.)((Me too.)

daddy's coming home soon.

(Whoo-hooo-hooo, woo-ooo.)

Chorus

It may be on a Sunday morning.

(Doo-ooo.)

It may be on a Tuesday afternoon.

(Doo-ooo.)

But no matter what the day is,

(Doo-ooo.)

I'm going to make it (doo wah.)my business

(doo wah.)

to get home soon.

(Rad-a, rad-a, rad-a, rad-a.)

You're a thousand miles away-ay,

(Doo-doo.)(Rat-a-tat-tat.)

bu-u-t I still have your love to remember you by.

(Rat-a-tat-tat.)(You by.)

Oh, my dar-ar-ar-arling, dry your eyes,

(Rat-a-tat-tat-tat.)(Your eyes.)

daddy's coming home soon.

(Whoo-hooo-hooo, hoo-hooo, hoo-hooo.)

A fifties smash from Kraziekhat.