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Ebm
Well I heard her praying, praying, praying.
Ebm
I heard my mother and she was praying in the night.
Ebm                     Abm    Abm  
And the words that she said          
Ebm                       Abm     Abm   Bb   Bb
  they still linger in my head
           Bb                       Bb                  Ebm
She said a child is born into this world, he needs protection.
Ebm               Abm     Abm    Ebm                   Abm 
God guard and protect us,   when were wrong please   
   Abm
correct us.
Bb/B/Db
       And stand by me in these

Gb    Db          Ebm  Bb
high seas or in low seas,
B        B      Bb
I'm gonna be your friend,
Bb             B        B      Gb      Gb
You know that I'm gonna be your friend.
          Gb        Db           Ebm  Bb
hey listen in high tide and in low tide,
B      B      Bb
I'll be by your side,
Bb             B      B      Gb     Gb
You know that I’ll be by your side.

Ebm
I said I heard my mother she was cryin, cryin in the night
Ebm                     Abm    Abm 
And the tears that she shed  
Ebm                        Abm    Abm   Bb   Bb
  they still linger in my head,
           Bb                       Bb               Ebm
She said a child is born into this world, he needs protection
Ebm               Abm     Abm    Ebm                     Abm
God guard and protect us,   when we're wrong please   
   Abm
correct us.
Bb/B/Db
       And stand by me in these

Gb    Db          Ebm  Bb
high seas or in low seas,
B        B      Bb
I'm gonna be your friend,
Bb             B        B      Gb      Gb
You know that I'm gonna be your friend.
          Gb        Db           Ebm  Bb
hey listen in high tide or the low tide,
B      B      Bb
I'll be by your side,
Bb             B      B      Gb     Gb
You know that I’ll be by your side.

Outro: F, C, Dm, A, Bb, Bb, A, A, Bb, Bb, F, Gb - x2 -    
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