I've Lived a Lot in my Time
Written by Jim Reeves
Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis

(G)

Transpose


1.

|G / / / |C / G / I once had a man-sion and lived in my glory, |G / / / |D / / / But now I'm down to my last dime, |G / / / |C / / / I once had a sweet-heart but I was un-faithful, |G / D / |G / / / Yes I've lived a lot in my time.

chorus:

|C / / / |G / / / I fought the grim reaper - down in the dark valley, |G / / / |D / / / I've prayed when the sun wouldn't shine, |G / / / |C / G / I've looked through the bars of that cold lonely prison, |G / D / |G / / / | Yes I've lived a lot in my time.

2.

I once was a soldier and I was a rounder, And I thought that everything was fine, I fought in the cornfields, I've picked in the cotton. Yes I've lived a lot in my time.

chorus:

3.

I've walked with my maker down in the dark valley, A wonderful peace did I find, Someday I will journey to Eden's green pastures, Yes I've lived a lot in my time.

chorus:

coda:

Yes I've lived a lot in my time.


Page design by Lynn Lewis © - 2016 All Rites, Writes, Wrights, Rights & Wrongs Reserved