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Twenty-Six Miles:The Four Preps: #2 in 1958. CHORUS: C Am7 Dm7 G Twenty-six miles across the sea, C Am7 Dm7 G Santa Catalina is a-waitin' for me. C Am7 Dm7 G C Santa Catalina, the island of romance, Am7 Dm7 G romance, romance, romance. #1. C Am7 Dm7 G Water all around it everywhere, C Am7 Dm7 G Tropical trees and the salty air. C Am7 Dm7 G C Dm7 C C7 But for me the thing that's a-waitin' there..romance. #2. Dm7 G C Am C It seems so distant, twenty-six miles away. F G C Restin' in the water, serene. Dm7 G C Am7 I'd work for anyone, even the Navy, D Dm7 G Who would float me to my island dream. [ Tab from: http://www.guitaretab.com/m/misc-unsigned-bands/179697.html ] #3. C Am7 Dm7 G Twenty- six miles, so near, yet far. C Am7 Dm7 G I'd swim with just some water-wings and my guitar. C Am7 Dm7 G I could leave the wings but I'll need the guitar C Am7 Dm7 G for romance, romance, romance, romance. CHORUS: #4. Dm7 G C Am A tropical heaven out in the ocean. F G C Covered with trees and girls. Dm7 G C Am7 If I have to swim, I'll do it forever, D Dm7 G Till I'm gazin' on those island pearls. #5. C Am7 Dm7 G Forty kilometers in a leaky old boat. C Am7 Dm7 G Any old thing that'll stay afloat. C Am7 Dm7 G When we arrive we'll all promote C Am7 Dm7 G romance, romance, romance, romance. CHORUS: ADD: C Am7 Dm7 G Twenty-six miles across the sea. C Am7 F G Santa Catalina is a-waitin' for me.(x2)(Fade) A fifties smash from Kraziekhat.
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