Mad as the Mist and Snow by The Waterboys Album: An Appointment with Mr. Yeats Tabbed by Michiel Buis Verse 1: F Bolt and bar the shutter, C G For the foul winds blow: F Our minds are at their best this night, C G And I seem to know F That everything outside us is C G Mad as the mist and snow. (2x) Verse 2: F Horace by Homer stands, C G Plato stands below, F And here is Tully's open page. C G How many years ago F Were you and I lads C G Mad as the mist and snow? (2x) Instrumental: F C G F C G Etc. Verse 3: F What makes me sigh C G What makes me shudder so? F I shudder and I sigh to think C G That even Cicero F And many-minded Homer were C G Mad as the mist and snow. F And Cicero and Homer were C G Mad as the mist and snow (3x) G Mad as the mist and snow! F C G F C G F C G Etc.