[Verse 1] B7 E A E Last night all alone in a barroom, I met a girl with an drink in her B7 E A E B7 E hand. She had ruby red lips, coal black hair and eyes that would tempt any man. [Verse 2] B7 E A E Then she came and sat down at my table and she placed her soft hands in B7 E A E B7 E mine. Well I found myself wanting to kiss her for temptation was flowin like wine. [Chorus] B7 E A E B7 E A And I was Almost persuaded to strip myself of my pride. Almost persuaded E B7 E C#7 (Modulate to F#) to push my conscience aside. [Verse 3] C#7 F# B F# Then we danced and she whispered, “I need you! Take me home from here C#7 F# B F# and be my man!” Then I looked into her eyes and I saw it, the reflection of C#7 F# my wedding band. [Chorus 2] C#7 F# B F# C#7 F# And I was almost persuaded to strip myself of my pride. Almost B F# C#7 B F# persuaded, But your sweet love made me stop and go h-o-m-e.