Corrinne May - The Birthday Song chords

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Song   : The Birthday Song
Artist : Corrinne May
Album  : Safe In A Crazy World
Key    : G
Standard EADGBe tuning

Verse 1
C                       D
Don't worry about that extra line
       Em                Bm
That's creeping up upon your face
     C           D             
It's just a part of nature's way
               Am7            Bm
To say you've grown a little more
C                 D
Trees have rings and thicker branches
Em                        Bm
Kids shoes get a little tighter
Am                         G       C
Every year we're getting closer to who we're gonna be
     Am          G                  C             Dsus4 D
It's time to celebrate the story of how you've come to be

      G2    Em    Bm  
Happy birthday my friend
          Am               Bm  
Here's to all the years we've shared together
C               D
All the fun we've had
  B               Em
You're such a blessing
Such a joy in my life
        G         Em
May the good Lord bless you
        Am         D                 Csus9  D  Em
And may all your dreams come true

Verse 2
C       D
So light a candle on your cake
    Em                     Bm
For every smile you've helped create
    C            D
For every heart and every soul
       Am7                     Bm
You've known to grow a little more
  C               D
A few more pounds, a little more grey
      Em                       Bm
Don't count the years just count the way
   Am                G             C   
It takes a little time to go from water into wine
      Am            G              C                Dsus4 D
Don't ever lose the wonder of the child within your eyes

D  Am  Bm  C  D  G2
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