Bobby Goldsboro - The Straight Life chords

      
The Straight Life:Bobby Goldsboro.
#36 in 12968.

INTRO:  D C (2x) 
  
#1.   
C D D7 Sometimes I imagine myself as a drifter,
F# Bm E A seeker of fortunes, connoisseur of great wines.
G Em D Dashing through meadows of yellow and green,
G Em D trying to catch the impossible dream,
C A A7 leaving the straight life be..hind.
#2.
D D7 Sometimes my thoughts may find me in Mexico,
F# Bm E A drinking tequila, going out of my mind.
G Em D Having a ball on a couple of bob,
G Em D treating the ladies to corn on the cob,
C A A7 leaving the straight life be..hind.
CHORUS:
G F#m Suddenly all my silly thoughts disappear,
Em A D she comes to me softly with crackers and beer,
C G winking and blinking and blowin' in my ear,
D C A A7 running away with my mi..nd.
G A Em D It's great to be in love, I'm not really thinking of,
C F A leaving the straight life be..hind,
D A D I'm just playing a game in my mind.
D C D C D C D C Do n' do do do do do do do do do....do n' do do do do do do do do do.
#3.
D D7 Once in a while in my mind I go bumminÂ’,
F# Bm E A going to nowhere, with no worry of time.
G Em D Running along chasing after a train,
G Em D humming a song in the sun and the rain,
C A A7 leaving the straight life be...hind.
#4.
D D7 I can just see me on a tropical island,
F# Bm E A riding the surf and drinking coconut wine.
G Em D Having me fun with golden girls in the sand,
G Em D chasing the sun through an innocent land,
C A A7 leaving the straight life be..hind.
CHORUS:
G F#m Suddenly all my silly thoughts disappear,
Em A D she comes to me softly with crackers and beer,
C G winking and blinking and blowin' in my ear,
D C A A7 running away with my mi..nd.
G A Em D It's great to be in love, I'm not really thinking of,
C F A leaving the straight life be..hind,
D A D I'm just playing a game in my mind.
OUTRO:
D C D C D C D C Do n' do do do do do do do do do....do n' do do do do do do do do do.
D C D C D C D C ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba....ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba.(Fade.)
A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.
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