Song by Gordon Lightfoot

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Category - Contemporary song

If You Could Read My Mind


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K:C "C" z c B c | "C9" d c G c | "G-Bb" z _B/2B/2 B A | A G/2(G/2 G2) | w:1&3.)If you could read my mind, love, what a tale my thoughts could tell w:2.)If I could read your mind, love, what a tale your thoughts could tell "C" z c B c | "C9" d c G c | "G-Bb" z _B/2B/2 B A/2A/2 | A/2(G/2 G) G2 | w:Just like an old-time mov-ie about a ghost from a wish -ing well w:Just like a paper-back no-vel the - kind that - drug - stores sell "C" z G/2G/2 G A | "C9" _B3 A/2B/2 | "f" d c c3/2 d/2 | "G" e d c d | w:In a cas-tle dark or a fort-ress strong with chains up-on my w:Then you reach the part where the heart-aches come, the he-ro would be "A-" c2 c | "F" B A A G | "C" G2 G | "F" B c c c | w:feet, you know that ghost is me and I will ne-ver w:me, but the he-roes oif-ten fail and you won't read that "C/E" B c c3/2 c/2 | "Dsus" B c c d | "G" e3/2 d/2 c d | "C" C4 | "C9" c3 z :| w:be set free as long as I'm a ghost that you can't see - w:book a-gain be-cause the end-ing's just too hard to take - "G-6/Bb" z g/2g/2 g/2f/2f/2f/2 | f/2e/2e/2e/2 e/2d/2 (c | "C" c) G G/2 A (_B/2 | "C9" B3) A/2_B/2 | w:--------------I'd way a-way - like a "F" d c c c/2d/2 | "G" e d/2d/2 c d | "A-" c3 z | "F" B A A G | "c" G3 G | "F" B c c c | w:mov-ie star who gets burned in a three way script In-to num-ber two A mov-ie queen to "C/E" B c c c | "Dsus" B c c d | "G" e d c d | "A-" c2 z c/2c/2 | w:play the scene of brining-ing all the good things out of - But for "F" B A A G | "C" B3 z/2 B/2 | "F" B/2 c (c/2c/2) c c/2 | w:now love let's be real. I ne-ver thought - I could "C/E" B/2 c (c/2c/2) c c/2 | "Dsus" B/2(c/2 c) c/2c/2 | "G" e d c d | w:feel this way - and got to say - that I just don't get it "F" z B/2c/2 c/2 c3/2 | "C/E" B/2 c (c/2 c) c/2c/2 | "Dsus" B/2 c (c/2 c) c/2d/2 | w:I don't know where we went wrong - but the feel-ings gone - and I "G" e d c/2 d c/2 | "C" z (G G/2)G/2c/2(d/2 | "C9" (d2) d/2)d/2e/2(G/2 | "Bb" G2) G/2c/2d/2(d/2 | "Bb9" (d2) d/2)d/2 e!D.S.!|| w:just can't get it back O"A-" c2 z c | "CODA""F" B/2 A3/2 A G | "C" G2 z G | "F" B/2 c3/2 c c | "C/E" B c c c | w:feet But sto-ries al-ways end and if you read be-tween the lines you'd "Dsus" B c c d | "G" e d c d | "A-" c3 z C/2 | "F" B/2 A3/2 A G | "C" G z z z/2 G/2 | w:know that I'm just tryin' to un-der-stand The fee-lings that you lack. I "F" B/2 c (c/2 c/2) c c/2 | "C/E" B/2 c (c/2 c/2) c c/2 | "Dsus" B c/2 (c/2 c) c/2d/2 | "G" e d c d | w:ne-ver thought - I could feel this way - and I've got to say - that I just don't get it "F" z B/2c/2c/2 c c | "C/E" B/2 c (c/2 c/2) c c/2 | "Dsus" B/2 c (c/2 c) c/2d/2 | "G" e d c/2 d (c/2 w:I don't know where we went wrong but the feelings gone and I just can't get it back. W:If you could read my mind, love W:What a tale my thoughts could tell W:Just like an old time movie W:'Bout a ghost from a wishing well W:In a castle dark or a fortress strong W:With chains upon my feet W:You know that ghost is me W:And I will never be set free W: W:As long as I am a ghost, you can't see W:If I could read your mind, love W:What a tale your thoughts could tell W:Just like a paperback novel W:The kind the drugstore sells W:When you reach the part where the heartaches come W:The hero would be me W:But heroes often fail W:And you won't read that book again W:Because the ending's just too hard to take W: W:I'd walk away like a movie star W:Who gets burned in a three way script W:Enter number two, a movie queen to play the scene W:Of bringing all the good things out in me W:But for now, love, let's be real W: W:I never thought I could act this way W:And I've got to say that I just don't get it W:I don't know where we went wrong W:But the feeling's gone and I just can't get it back W: W:If you could read my mind, love W:What a tale my thoughts could tell W:Just like an old time movie W:'Bout a ghost from a wishing well W:In a castle dark or a fortress strong W:With chains upon my feet W:But stories always end W:And if you read between the lines W:You'll know that I'm just trying to understand W:The feelings that you lack W: W:I never thought I could feel this way W:And I've got to say that I just don't get it W:I don't know where we went wrong W:But the feeling's gone W:And I just can't get it back % % % % % % After The Campfire Song Book % My Own Song Book % The Song And The Story % Songs From Hazzards Huzzah % % % % %]

						
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Song by Gordon Lightfoot

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Category - Contemporary song