Lay Me Down
 
(): C.Norman
: Close Up (2007)
 
D            Hm
Lay me down, wont you lay me down
G                    D
Let me rest my weary head
           Hm
Pick me up, I been here on the ground
G                        D
Trying to make my daily bread


Em                   A
Should I ask for forgiving I need it
Em                     A
Never asked much from living believe it
D                Hm
So, lay me down, come on lay me down
G       A             D
Let me rest my weary head


          Hm
Sail away, oh let me sail away
G                      D
Way across the silent sea
             Hm
I wanna fly, to a land so far away
G                    D
Gonna let my spirit free


Em                         A
Well theres a pain and a hunger, like a warning
Em                    A                       D
Like the roar of the thunder, in the morning time
D            Hm
Lay me down, oh just lay me down
G       A             D
Let me rest my weary head


F#m             Hm
Looking out my window – I been
F#m             Hm
Looking out my back door
Em                        A
Just wondering where Im going
Em                      A
Just wondering where I been – and I say


D            Hm
Lay me down, oh wont you lay me down
G       A             D
Let me rest my weary head


Im looking out my window – I been
Looking out my back door
Just wondering where Im going, yeh
Oh Im wondering where I been – and I say

Lay me down, oh wont you lay me down
Let me rest my weary head
Pick me up, I been here on the ground
Trying to make my daily bread

Well I dont ask much, I guess I knew it
All the love in the world well that wont do it

D              Hm
So lay me down, oh baby lay me down
G       A             D
Let me rest my weary head
G       A             D
Let me rest my weary head
G       A             D
Let me rest my weary head
 
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