Fairport Convention – Close To The Wind chords

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[Intro]
E    C#m  B  C#m  B  E

[Verse]
N.C. E C#m B AFare-well to you, my faithful Nancy
C#m B EAnd a thousand times, adieu
N.C. E C#m B AFor the constable comes up from Brackley Market
C#m B EAnd a hundred volunteers too
[Verse]
A ENo more will we hide in the forest
F#m7 BFor fear they would run us to ground
E C#m B ABut the wild sea, we sailed upon it
C#m B EToo close to the wind
[Instrumental] E C#m B C#m B E [Verse]
C#m B AFor twenty years we have roved the highways
C#m B ENorthamptonshire
C#m B ADaventry down to the southern byways
C#m B ETopped both the rich and the poor
[Verse]
A EFor ofttimes our families were starving
F#m7 BAnd the highway it kept them alive
E C#m B AAnd the wild sea, we sailed upon it
C#m B EToo close to the wind
[Instrumental] E C#m B C#m B E [Verse]
C#m B ATonight I lie in a darkened dungeon
C#m B ECondemned on the gallows to die
C#m B AWhile the man who gave us away is only
C#m B EBound for Australia
[Verse]
A ENo man could be found to defend us
F#m7 BAnd naught but abuse came our way
E C#m B ABut the wild sea, we sailed upon it
C#m B EToo close to the wind
[Instrumental] E C#m B C#m B E [Verse]
C#m B AAnd the clouds they rise over Northampton market
C#m B EAnd the crowds pour into the town
C#m B AAnd the people will throng in these streets until sunset
C#m B EWhen the hangman cuts us down
[Verse]
A EAnd fifty children of Culworth
F#m7 BTheir fathers are taken away
E C#m B AAnd the wild sea, they sailed upon it
C#m B EToo close to the wind
E C#m B A C#mThe wild sea, we sailed upon it
B EToo close to the wind
[Outro] E C#m B C#m B E
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