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Swimming In The Sea ukulele

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Gaelic Storm
Swimmin' in the Sea
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Capo 1

F 320003
F x32010
G xx0232
Dm x03320

The G - C D always hits with G on beat one, C on three, and D on four.
Let me know if the placeholder (-) or separator (|) is confusing/out of place.
I'm trying to keep things so people know where measures/chords are.

Intro (four times):
F - F G


     F     -   F G  |  F - F
When I was five
G    |   F    -    F G
We'd get up at four
    F         -          F        G     |  F - F G
And drive on down to the Cornwall shore
Dm                       G
Our holidays had come at last
Dm                             G
They came real slow and went by fast
F         -           F      G  |  F - F G
Just one week, that's all we had
     F       -         F       G   |  F - F G
Then back to work went mom and dad
Dm         G                F - F G  |  F - F G
Happy to be swimmin' in the sea

    F     -       F G  |  F - F G
The seagulls yell
       F      -      F G
You're getting near
     F      -      F      G    |  F  - F G
We'd waited patiently all year
Dm                         G
And we hadn't slept a wink all night
Dm                         G
White faces in the morning light
  F      -       F      G     |  F - F G
I see the sea my sister cried
    F        -        F    G   |  F - F G
The seaside we'd soon be beside
Dm         G                F - F G  |  F - F G
Happy to be swimmin' in the sea

     F      -     F G  |  F - F
Down to the sand
G     |  F      -       F    G
With our bucket and our spade
  F         -          F    G   |  F - F G
Behind our yellow wind barricade
Dm                      G
We'd bury dad up to his chin
Dm                           G
On with our trunks we'd jump right in
F          -       F      G    |  F - F G
'Round our waist a rubber ring
    F       -     F     G    |  F - F G
And on each arm a water wing
Dm         G                F - F G  |  F - F G
Happy to be swimmin' in the sea

F       F
It's so cold
    Dm      F
And rainin' too
     F        F
We'd stay all day
         Dm          G
Till our lips turned blue
F      F
Only a week
Dm        F
It wasn't fair

         Dm  G    Dm  G    Dm  G
We're on holiday, holiday, holiday
        F     -    F G  |  F - F G
And we don't care!

[solo]
    (six times)
    F - F G
[solo end]

   F     -    F G  |  F - F
In every pool
G      | F      -    F G
Stranded by the tide
F             -        F       G   |  F - F G
Clams and fishes under seaweed hide
Dm                               G
We'd catch them all in a fishing net
Dm                               G
As close to heaven as a kid could get
     F           -          F      G     |  F - F G
We'd dream of smugglers and pirate ships
F               -         F      G    |  F - F G
Lunch was ice cream and a bag of chips
Dm         G
Happy to be swimmin' in the sea

    F    -    F   G  |  F - F G
Now to kid of five
     F      -     F G
That rocky shore
      F           -         F         G   |  F - F G
Was a magical place full of tales and lore
Dm                                 G
Now the seagulls call once more to me
Dm                              G
Hey come on back to the Cornish Sea
    F      -     F      G   |  F - F G
Now by the water by the foam
     F         -           F     G    |  F - F G
Just one more week and I'm going home
Dm         G
Happy to be 
Dm         G
Happy to be 
Dm         G                F  -  F G
Happy to be swimmin' in the sea

F - F G
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