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He Was A Friend Of Mine Chords

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intermediate
3rd fret
He Was A Friend Of Mine chords
Dave Van Ronk  (traditional song, earliest version as Shorty George 1939, author(s) unknown)

Capo III

G

D                  G
He was a friend of mine
D                  G
He was a friend of mine
C            G     D
never had no money
               G
To pay for his fine
G  D                 G
he   was a friend of mine

D              G
He died on the road
D              G
He died on the road
C            G     D
never had no money
               G
To pay for his board
G  D                 G
he   was a friend of mine

D                G
He never done no wrong
D                G
He never done no wrong
C             G        D
He was just a poor boy
                G
A long way from home
G  D                 G
he   was a friend of mine

G D 2x  C G D G  G D G

D                G
I stole away and cried
D                G
I stole away and cried
C              G     D
I never had no money
                    G
And I can t be satisfied
G  D                 G
he   was a friend of mine

D                  G
He was a friend of mine
D                  G
He was a friend of mine
C               G    D
When I hear his name
                                G
you know I just can t keep from crying
G  D                 G
he   was a friend of mine

D  G . .

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SignoreAceto 10 wrote on February 18 2015, 09:53 am, edited at 09:54 am

I think some dominant seventh chords are missing at some place. Can anyone help out? Thanks!

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SignoreAceto 10 wrote on February 18 2015, 10:19 am

I think there are some dominant seventh chords missing. Can anyone help out thanks!

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justinbeaver1 10 wrote on April 11 2015, 11:07 pm

C G B7
never had no money
Em7
To pay for his fine
G D G
he was a friend of mine

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