Lady lay down    (video)    (intro)    (midi)

 

    C - Em - F - G

 

              C                Em               F

1. Too many times I didn't try to hold you,

       Dm                     F             G           - G7

    I never kept the promises I told you.

                  Am           A7    Dm

    Now it's time I give in, I know,

                 F                   C                F             G - G7

    to the words that I should have said long ag.........o.

 

   C           Em        F             Dm               F        G             - G7 

Lady, lay down beside me, wrap all your love around me,

    Em             Am    Em              F                  C      G           C

I need you to stay, don't turn away from me now, lady lay down.

 

+  C - Em - F - G

 

                   C                  Em                          F

2. You've been alone, I guess I've known about it,

            Dm                        F                           G        - G7

    you gave me love and learned to live without it.

     Am                     A7         Dm

    Now that you've turned to go,

                 F                C           F                G - G7

    let me beg you to stay the best way I kno.......w.

 

   C           Em        F             Dm               F        G              - G7 

Lady, lay down beside me, wrap all your love around me,

    Em             Am    Em              F                   C     G    

I need you to stay, don't turn away from me now, lady.

 

   C           Em        F             Dm               F        G              - G7 

Lady, lay down beside me, wrap all your love around me,

    Em               A     Em              F                   C     G           C

I need you to stay, don't turn away from me now, lady lay down.

 

     Em - F    G             C

+                Lady, lay down.

 

    (John Conlee)