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Verse 1:
Eb
We were born before the wind
Eb
Also younger than the sun
Bb
'Ere the bonny boat was won
Bb                     Eb
As we sailed into the mystic

Verse 2:
Eb
Hark, now, hear the sailor's cry
Eb
Smell the sea and feel the sky
Bb
Let your soul and spirit fly
Bb          Eb
Into the mystic.

Bridge:
Gm	             Ab	    
When that foghorn blows,
      Eb
I will be comin' home, Mmm hmm hm
Gm	             Ab		
When that foghorn blows,
       Bb
I wanna hear it, I don't have to fear it

Chorus:
    Eb
And I  wanna rock you gypsy soul
Eb
Just like way back in the days of old
Bb
And magnificently we will float
Bb          Eb
Into the mystic

Solo - sax -: Eb ...  Bb ...  Eb

Bridge
Gm	     Ab               
When that foghorn blows, 
Eb
you know I will be comin' home
Gm           Ab			     Bb       
And when that foghorn whistle blows,
Bb
I've gotta hear it, I don't have to fear it

Chorus								     
Eb
And I wanna rock your gypsy soul
Eb
Just like way back in the days of old
Bb
And together we will float
Bb	    Eb
Into the mystic ... Come on girl!


Outro:
Eb ...  Bb ...  Eb
    Eb			       Bb         Eb
... Too late to stop now-o-ow!...    
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2 Comments

  1. SarahTheUkuFreak

    OMG!!! Ive been looking for this FOREVER!! Thank you so so so much!! (Now all I have to do is figure out the strumming pattern XD)

  2. if you sing/strum this very quietly, it makes a pretty lullaby. thanks for uploading!

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