What a wonderful world !

Every window in life is a door to a new Universe

Summer of 69

D
I got my first real six-string
A
Bought it at the five-and-dime
D
Played ’til my fingers bled
A
It was summer of ’69

D
Me and some guys from school
A
Had a Band and we tried real hard
D
Jimmy quit and Jody got married
A
I shualda known we’d never get far

Bm        A
Oh when I look back now
D            G
That was seemes to last forever
Bm           A
And if I had the choice
D               G
Ya – I’d always wanna be there
Bm               A
Those were the best days of my life

D – A

D
Ain’t no use in complainin’
A
When you got a job to do
D
Spent my evenin’s down at the drive in
A
And that’s when I met you

Bm          A
Standin on a mama’s porch
D                           G
You told me that you’d wait forever
Bm                   A
Oh and when you held my hand

D                  G
I knew that it was now or never
Bm               A
Those were the best days of my life

D                            A                D – A
(Oh yeah)           Back in the summer of 69’

F             Bb
Man we were killin’ time
C
We were young and restless
Bb
We needed to unwind
F            Bb                C
I guess nothin’ can last forever, forever no

D – A    D – A

D
And now the times are changin’
A
Look at everything that’s come and gone
D
Somethimes when I play that old six-string
A
I think about ya wonder what went wrong

Bm          A
Standin on a mama’s porch
D                           G
You told me that you’d wait forever
Bm                   A
Oh and when you held my hand

D                  G
I knew that it was now or never
Bm               A
Those were the best days of my life

D                            A                D – A
(Oh yeah)           Back in the summer of 69’

D – A            (All the way to the end)

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