Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - The Lowlands Chords & Tabs


The Lowlands Chords & Tabs

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Chords & Tabs

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The Lowlands Chords

The Lowlands
Tabbed by: J. Rogers

Capo on 2nd fret

Verse 1
Bm		    G			         D
I’m headed for the lowlands would you please direct my way
		   A			    Bm
The train is leaving shortly there’s no time for delay
Bm			G	             D
She told me she’d be waiting I’m not so sure she is
			A			Bm
I heard that there’s another man who claims that she is his

Bm		   A			Bm
The lowlands were my home when I was but a child
		A			Bm
They will be my deathbed when I’ve past time

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Verse 2
Bm 		G		           D
I remember one summer day the clouds began to build
		A				Bm	
We gathered the cattle that had scattered cross the fields
		G			D
Well it started to rain and continued several days
		A			Bm
The river over flowed and the crops all went to waste


Verse 3
Bm	         	    G 			       D
You know that I’m no failure though my victories are few
		A			Bm
I’m trying my best but there’s too much here to do
		G				D
That girl I love once told me I made here feel secure 
			A			Bm
It’s hard to think I’ve been replaced. Nothing does endure