Would you lay with me    (video)

 

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1. Would you lay with me in a field of stone,

                D                                          D7        G

    if my need were strong, would you lay with me ?

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    Should my lips grow dry, would you wet them, dear,

                 D                           D7            G

    in the midnight hour, if my lips were dry ?

 

                   C                   G

Would you go away to another land,

               C                                        G          D

walk a thousand miles through the burning sand ?

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Wipe the blood away from my dying hand,

      C      G Am G    D

if I give myself  to you ?

 

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2. Will you bathe with me in the stream of life,

                       D                            D7             G

    when the moon is full, will you bathe with me ?

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    Will you still love me when I'm down and out,

              D                                D7          G

    in my time of trials will you stand by me ?      +  CHORUS

 

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3. Would you lay with me in a field of stone,

             G

    if my lips grow dry, would you wet them dear ?

                        G

    Would you bathe with me in the stream of life ?

                   G

    Will you still love me when I'm down and out ?

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    Would you lay with me in a field of stone ....

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)    (Tanya Tucker)