Capital Lights - His Favorite Christmas Story chords version 2

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Capital Lights - His Favorite Christmas Story

Chorus 1: 
G C DHe met her up in Delaware in 1937
G C DShe was wearing red lipstick to match her pretty dress
G C D C December 24th at a quarter till eleven is when he finally gained the
Dcourage to ask her to dance
G C D (4X) Verse 1:
G C GIt was the night before Christmas, it was love at first sight
G D D The carolers sang as they danced through the night
G C GShe was a small town girl, he was a traveling guy
G D GHe never caught her name before they said their goodbyes
G C GA couple years later he was out on the road
G D DHaving Christmas dinner in a diner alone
G C GWhen he saw a young waitress with a gleam in her eye
G D GHer favorite day of the year she showed her spirits were high
C G DShe said sir can you share a little holiday cheer
G D DA simple Christmas story was all she wanted to hear
G C G G He looked prepared with a smile as he started to say heres my favorite
DChristmas story about a girl with no name
Chorus 2:
G C D He said I met her up in Delaware in 1937
G C DShe was wearing red lipstick to match her pretty dress
G C D GDecember 24th at a quarter till eleven is when I
D Gfinally gained the courage to ask her to dance
Verse 2:
G c Every holiday season as he traveled hed
G Gtell about his Christmas dance
D D partner that he never knew well
G C GHed share his favorite story with the locals he met
G D G He was called the Christmas story tellin traveling man
G C G By age 53 he had done settled down
G D D All the neighborhood kids liked to gather around
G C G Just to listen to his stories about his life on the road
G D GAll he had now were these children he told
G C G And every Christmas eve they showed up before dark
G D D Hed tell them all the story but they knew it by heart
G C G They could quote it word for word, he always told it the same.
G DIt was his favorite Christmas story called the girl with no name
Chorus 2:
G C D He said I met her up in Delaware in 1937
G C DShe was wearing red lipstick to match her pretty dress
G C D GDecember 24th at a quarter till eleven is when I
D Gfinally gained the courage to ask her to dance
Verse 3:
G C GTwenty years later as he took his last breath
G D DIt was on a cold Christmas morning on a hospital bed
G C GThe children were grown, he had nobody left
G DExcept the little old nurse who was holding his hand
C G He said Maam can you share a little holiday cheer
G D D A simple Christmas story was all he wanted to hear
G C G But his eyes filled with tears at the words that she spoke
G DBecause his favorite Christmas story was the one that she told
Chorus 3:
G C D She said I met him up in Delaware in 1937
G C D Though I never caught his name he was a traveling man
G C D December 24th at a quarter till eleven
G D GIm so glad he got the courage to ask me to dance.
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