Atlastis   (midi)

 

    G – A – C – G - D ~

    

          G                       A           C                  G                 D

Way down below the ocean where I wanna be she may be.

 

   G                                          A      

1.   The continent of Atlantis was an island

                                                 C

    which lay before the great flood

                                                    G                     - D         

    in the area we now call the Atlantic Ocean.

G                                                                   A

     So great an area of land, that from her western shores

                                          C                                 

    those beautiful sailors journeyed to the South and the North Americas

              G                                    D   

     with ease, in their ships with painted sails.

G                                             A                                                         C

     To the East Africa was a neighbour across a short strait of sea miles.

                                                        G                        D           

    The great Egyptian age is but a remnant of the Atlantian culture.

Em                                          C

    Like a child who's running wild,

                                             G                                                D

    sinking deeper down the line, I close my eyes to see the light.

 

          G                       A           C                  G                 D

Way down below the ocean where I wanna be she may be. (2x)

 

             G                                                          -  A

2. The antediluvian kings colonised the world,    

                                                                        C

    all the Gods who play in the mythological dramas,

                                               -  G                            D

    in all legends from all lands       were from fair Atlantis.

        G                                                               A        

    Knowing her fate, Atlantis sent out ships to all corners of the Earth.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                         C                             

    On board were The Twelve: The poet, the physician,

                                G                     D

    the farmer, the scientist, the magician

                                            G                    

    and the other so-called Gods of our legends.

                                           - A                                             

    Though Gods they were - and as the elders of our time

                                   C                           G

    choose to remain blind, let us rejoice sing

                                           D

    - dance and ring in the new age. Hail Atlantis !

Em                                           C

    Like a child who's running wild,

                                             G                                                D

    sinking deeper down the line, I close my eyes to see the light.

 

          G                       A           C                  G                 D

Way down below the ocean where I wanna be she may be. (2x)

 

G                                             A

    Like a child who's running wild

                                             C                                              D  - E   

    sinking deeper down the line I close my eyes to see the li….ght.

 

           A                      B7          D                 A                 E

Way down below the ocean where I wanna be she may be.

           A                      B7          D                 A                 E

Way down below the ocean where I wanna be she may be……..

 

    (No Angels & Donovan)