Prisoner's Song
Written by Guy Massey
Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis

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|G / / / |C / / / | I wish I had some-one to love me, D / / / |G / / / Some-one to call me their own, |G / / / |C / / I wish I had some-one to live with, / |D / / / |G / / / | 'cause I'm tir-ed of liv-in' a-lone.

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G / / / |C / / Meet me to-night love, oh meet me, / |D / / / |G / / Meet me out in the moon-light a-lone, / |G / / / |C / / For I have a sad sto-ry to tell you, / |D / / / |G / / / | It's a sto-ry that's ne-ver been told.

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I'll be carried to the new jail tomorrow, Leavin' my poor darlin' alone, With the cold prison bars all around me, And my head on a pillow of stone.

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Now I have a grand ship on the ocean, All mounted with silver and gold, And before my poor darlin' would suffer, Oh, that ship would be anchored and sold.

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Now if I had wings like an angel, Over these prison walls I would fly, I would fly to the arms of my darlin', And there I'd be willin' to die.

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