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Eph 5:19 Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs. Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord. A great old Hoagy Carmichael tune! Praise the Lord!
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Fri Aug 17, 2007
Pop : Contemporary Gospel
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Rockin' Chair
Words & Music by Hoagy Carmichael

D D9 D9sus4 D9 D7/9 G G6 Gm7 Edim
Ol' rock - in' chair's got me, my cane by my side;

D F#m B7 E7 A7 Edim
Fetch me that gin, son, 'fore I tan your hide.

Bm F#7 Bm7 F#7 Bm7 C#7 F#7
Can't get from this cabin, go no where

E7 Bm7-5 E7
Just sit me here grabbin'

A7 A7+5 D
At the flies 'round my rockin' chair.


D7 Fdim D9 D7 D7 Fdim D9 D7
My dear old Aunt Harriet -- in Hea - ven she be --

C#7 F#m B7 E7 Bm7-5 A7 E7 A7
Send me sweet chariot, for the end of that trouble I see.

D D9 D9sus4 D9 D7/9 G G6 Gm7 Edim
Ol' rock - in' chair gets it; judgment day is here,

D F#m Bm7 G Gdim Edim D
Chained to my old rock - in' chair.