Old Blind Dogs

A Wife In Every Port

Old Blind Dogs

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A Wife In Every Port

Capo on 2nd fret
	  		
 
 

Intro 
G    D  G    D G 

verse 1 
                                                         D 
I'm sailin' awa' in the morning, I'm sailing awa' on the tide 
G                                        D     G 
And when I return again, lassie, will ye be me bride? 
              C               G             D 
Will ye be me bride, me boys, will ye be me bride? 
G            C     G                     D     G 
And when I return again, lassie, will ye be me bride? 

verse 2 
                                          D 
Laddie, I will wait for you as long as me life 
G                                    D             G 
Laddie, I will wait for you and I'll be a sailor's wife 
                   C                   G             D 
I'll be a sailor's wife, me boys, I'll be a sailor's wife 
G              C        G                 D        G 
Laddie, I will wait for you and I'll be a sailor's wife 

Instrumental 
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verse 3 
                                                                         D 
Oh, the sun, it shone, and the wind, it blew, and the ship sailed out to sea 
     G                                                    D      G 
When she caught the eye of a soldier lad who was standing on the quay 
                C              G               D 
Standing on the quay, me boys, standing on the quay 
G                       C       G                    D      G 
She caught the eye of a soldier lad who was standing on the quay 

verse 4 
                                                                     D 
And the storm, it raged, and the cannons roared, and driving was the rain 
G                                               D      G 
After twelve months at the sea, he was homeward bound again 
                C              G               D 
Homeward bound again, me boys, homeward bound again 
G                   C      G                    D      G 
After twelve months at the sea, he was homeward bound again 

Instrumental 
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G    D  G    D G 
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Verse 5 
                                                     D 
And there he met her at the docks with a baby in her arms 
G                                                   D         G 
Saying, "I'm sorry, my sailor lad, but I fell for a soldier's charms" 
                       C                  G                    D 
I fell for a soldier's charms, me boys, I fell for a soldier's charms 
G                      C      G                     D         G 
Saying, "I'm sorry, my sailor lad, but I fell for a soldier's charms" 

Verse 6 
                                                             D 
"Now don't you worry, my bonnie lass", was the sailor's bold retort 
 G                                               D     G 
"Don't you worry, my bonnie lass, I've a wife in every port" 
  N.C. 
A wife in every port, me boys, a wife in every port 
N.C. 
Don't you worry, my bonnie lass, I've a wife in every port 

Outro 
G    D  G    D G 
G    D  G    D G 
G    D  G    D G 
G    D  G    D G 
		  

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