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A Letter Home (2014)


SUBMITTED BY: Fredrik Johansson NOTES: Originally by: Phil Ochs. Live at Farm Aid 2013. Roel suggested it was played with capo on 3 in the Carnegie-shows 2014. CHORDS:
CAPO 2 INTRO: Verse chords G A D Em Sit by my side, come as close as the air, G A F#m Share in a memory of gray, Bm Em and wander in my words A D Em A D and dream about the pictures that I play of changes Green leaves of summer turn to red in the fall, To brown and to yellow they fade, and then they have to die, trapped within the circle time parade of changes Scenes of my young years were warm in my mind, Visions of shadows that chime, 'til one day I returned, and found they were the victims of the vines, of changes The world spinning madly, it drifts in the dark, Swings through a hollow of haze, a race around that stars, a journey through the universe ablaze, with changes VERSE CHORDS Moments of magic will glow in the night, all fears of the forest are gone, but when the moment breaks, they're swept away by golden drops of dawn, the dawn of changes Passions will part to a strange melody, as fires will sometimes burn cold, like petals in the wind, we're puppets to the silver strings of souls, of changes Your tears will be trembling, now we're somewhere else, one last cup of wine will pour, and I'll kiss you one more time, and I'll leave you on the rolling river shores, of changes VERSE CHORDS So sit by my side, come as close as the air, Share in a memory of gray, and wander in my words, and dream about the pictures that I play of changes