The River Song

Intro C E F C G C

C                     SCREAMING STEEL WHEELS
AM  C            ROLLING IN FROM THE GREAT DIVIDE
AM  G            IRON SPARKS ECHO ‘ROUND
F  C                THE WARM-SPRINGS RIVER SIDE
C  E                THE SUN WAS HOT, MY SHOES WERE SHOT
F  C                BEEN TRAVELING DOWN THESE TRACKS ALOT…….
C  AM            WELL, THE RIVER
C                     SHE WILL SAVE ME
G7  C             FROM YOUR BURNT OUT APOLOGY

I’M BORN KNOWING THOSE TRAINS
‘FORE I CAME INTO YOUR LIFE
BEFORE I SAW YOU COME AND GO
BEFORE I BECAME YOUR WIFE
BUT I SAW YOU STEAL, SAW YOU FOR REAL
AND I KNOW HOW WE DISAGREED…….
WELL THE RIVER,
SHE WILL SAVE ME
AND THE RIVER WILL SET ME FREE

BRIDGE
E         LIVING A LIFE ON BORROWED GROUND
AM     MAYBE I COULD LEARN SOMEDAY
C         OF THE MOONLIGHT
Am      ON THE LAST NIGHT
G  C    YEA, THE MOON WILL LIGHT MY WAY

INSTRUMENTAL solo…..

THE RIVER, SHE STILL HAUNTS ME
AND SHE SOMETIMES SPEAKS IN RHYMES
HER WATERS ECHO STORY AND STONES
HER WISH FOR CLOUDS AND SKY
TO BE SET FREE, TO BE ALIVE
TO BE WASHED CLEAN AND SURVIVE…….
OH SHE WHISPERS
SHE IS IN ME
I’M THE RIVER, I AM FREE