Artist Dirty Heads
Album Any Port In A Storm
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Bb                            
Ho-woah-oo-oh-ho-ho-oo-woah- no
Cm
Hoo-oo-woo-oo-oo
Bb
Ho-oh-oo-woah-oh-oh-oo-woah-no- oo
Cm		D
Hoo-woo-

Gm			        Cm
Well this is how it starts two lovers in the dark
D
On the run from the one that they call Sheriff Sparks
Gm			        Cm
Six guns by the side and bullets ‘round their waist
D
Two shots to the sky signal sound for the chase
Gm			        Cm
The safe was nearly empty and they were nearly free
D
But was seen by the wood eye of the mean Billy Greene
Gm			        Cm
And he screamed at the top of his lungs “they’re on the run!
D
It’s the two outsiders grab yer holsters and yer guns!”

Bb                           Cm
I said I wish that we could stay here
                        Bb
But I fear our time has come
			   Cm
Oh we can ride out in the darkness
		    Bb
Chasing the rising sun
                            Cm
We gotta pack our bags this instant
				      Bb
We’re heading southbound to the next town
			   Cm
And if we arrive there so safely
	     D      Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Baby you can lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down

Gm			        Cm
Well it’s the story of the two always on the move
D
They got nothing left to lose ‘cept their guns and they wounds
Gm			        Cm
Now they’re crossing borders sheriff’s posse on their tail
D
They rather die together than be stuck up in a cell
Gm			        Cm
They drank up all the whiskey and they partied every night
D
Like it could be the last the bounty said to shoot on sight
Gm			        Cm
So they chased the endless summer though it came with a price
D
They wouldn’t stop running ‘til they found a paradise
Gm			        Cm
But the Sheriff finally found ‘em with his eyes seeing red
D
So the lovers had to shoot him down and fill him full of lead
Gm			        Cm
They were finally free to find a place to lay their head
D
And when they finally did he looked at her and then he said:

Bb                           Cm
I said I wish that we could stay here
                        Bb
But I fear our time has come
			    Cm
Oh we can walk down to the ocean
		    Bb
Chasing the rising sun
                            Cm
We gotta pack our bags this instant
			      Bb
No more running from town to town
			   Cm
And if we arrive there so safely
	     D      Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Baby you can lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down

Bb Bb Bb 						Cm
Well you’re my green eyed girl and I’ve been running round with you
Bb Bb Bb 			       Cm
It’s the afternoon and we got nothing left to do
Bb Bb Bb                            Cm
So wipe the dirt off or take yer shirt off 
Bb Bb Bb                                   Cm
And we should go hit the cantina we got work off 
Bb Bb Bb                             Cm
I said it’s hot outside let me go swimming in your eyes
Bb Bb Bb                                    Cm
We’ve been running for a while why’oncha lay down make me smile
Bb Bb Bb                                    Cm
I could never ask for nothing better than this 
Bb
It’s just tequila and the beach that’s why it’s salty when we kiss

Bb                           Cm
I said I wish that we could stay here
                        Bb
But I feel our time has come
			    Cm
Oh we can walk down to the ocean
		    Bb
Chasing the rising sun
                            Cm
We gotta pack our bags this instant
			      Bb
No more running from town to town
			   Cm
And if we arrive there so safely
	     D      Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Baby you can lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
       Bb Bb Bb	Cm
Lay me down
              Bb
Lay me down

Solo: Bb   Cm    
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Rebecca C.

Th lyrics on this are all messed up. The last two choruses should be:

I said I think that we can stay here
‘Cause I feel our time has come
And we can walk down to the ocean
And sit with the rising sun
So unpack your bags this instant
No more running from town to town
Now that we’ve arrived so safely
Baby you can

Lay me down…

The Iconic Skye

It sounds a little better if you put a capo on the first fret and do the strumming pattern DDD-DDUDDU

Kaylee

I would really like to learn the picking part on this song, where would I find it?

GreenLotus32

super easy and super fun to play. Thanks!

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