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Soldier Boy Chords

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maguri [tm] 27,055
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          Soldier Boy– Elvis Presley
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Tabbed by: maguri
Tuning: Standard

Elvis Presley
Soldier Boy (1960)
(Theodore Williams Jr./David Jones)

From: "Elvis is Back!"

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Basic verse pattern
 Cadd9        C          Asus2       Am
  1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 +  
e|-----------------------|------------------------|
B|3-----------1----------|0-----------------------|
G|0-----------0----------|2-----------2-----------|
D|2-----------2----------|2-----------2-----------|
A|3-----------3----------|0-----------0-----------|
E|-----------------------|------------------------|
Dsus4         Dm          G6          G
  1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 +  
e|3-----------1----------|0-----------------------|
B|3-----------3----------|0-----------3-----------|
G|2-----------2----------|0-----------0-----------|
D|0-----------0----------|0-----------0-----------|
A|-----------------------|------------------------|
E|-----------------------|3-----------3-----------|

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[Intro] (freely)
G7


[Verse]
        Cadd9 C | Asus2 Am 
Soldier boy
Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
      Why feel blue
Cadd9 C           Asus2 Am 
      Don’t you believe 
Dsus4 Dm        | G6  G 
She      will be true?
     Cadd9  C      | Asus2 Am 
It's written  in the book 
     Dsus4   Dm        G6 G   [ C ]
That she was meant for on - ly you
C       Am  Dm        G
   (Doo-doo - doo-doo-doo)


[Verse]
        Cadd9 C | Asus2 Am 
Soldier boy
        Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
Tell me why      do you cry
Cadd9 C     | Asus2 Am
When    you return 
       Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
She’ll rush    to your side
     Cadd9  C      | Asus2 Am 
It's written  in the book 
     Dsus4   Dm        G6 G   [ C ]
That she was meant for on - ly you
C       F      C
Oooooh, ooooh, oooooh


[Middle 8]
    F                  F
So, prove your love is true
       C                  C
She’ll be there to say, I do.
    F                F
And if you go sea or land 
       D             G
She’ll make you understand.


[Verse]
             Cadd9 C | Asus2 Am
While you're gone
    Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
Oh, try        to believe
Cadd9 C        | Asus2 Am
Her     love for you 
   Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
Is real - ly   for real.
     Cadd9  C      | Asus2 Am 
It's written  in the book 
     Dsus4   Dm        G6 G   [ C ]
That she was meant for on - ly you
C       F      C
Oooooh, ooooh, oooooh


[Middle 8]
    F                  F
So, prove your love is true
       C                  C
She’ll be there to say, I do.
    F                F
And if you go sea or land 
       D             G
She’ll make you understand.


[Verse]
             Cadd9 C | Asus2 Am
While you're gone
    Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
Oh, try        to believe
Cadd9 C        | Asus2 Am
Her     love for you 
   Dsus4 Dm      | G6 G |
Is real - ly   for real.
     Cadd9  C      | Asus2 Am 
It's written  in the book 
     Dsus4   Dm        G      [ C ]
That she was meant for on - ly you
                      (break)


[Coda] (a cappella)
[ F  F    F/C  C ]  C
 (Soldier Bo – oy)
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