Gordon Bok – Apples In The Basket chords

Chords
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[Intro]
Am   D   G

[Verse]
CThe sun comes over the top of the hill
D GShines on the fields I've yet to till
C G/B AmMy bones are weary, but I know I will
G C DAnd not just because you ask it
[Verse]
Em CRake and hoe hung on twenty-penny nails
D GMilk lies sweet in a dozen pails
C G/B AmHay piled up in a hundred bales
D G Am DAnd apples in the basket
[Verse]
G CA house that's tight to the wind and snow
D G CA barn that's full of the things we grow
G/B AmEmpty purse, but I don't owe
G C DA thing to any man living
[Verse]
Em CA woman warm, a woman kind
D GA woman who knows her own sweet mind
C G/B AmA woman who knows just what's behind
D G Am DThe things that she's forgiven
[Verse]
G CThere's branches on the family tree
D GThere's a boy, a girl and a baby's three
C G/B AmThey look like her, they look like me
G C DLike folks that's dead and gone now
[Verse]
Em CBut I don't care, we're all the same
D GThere's none to bless and none to blame
C G/B AmWe're doing it in the family's name
D G Am DThe work we carry on now
[Verse]
G CThe old grey goose is on the wing
D GBut he'll be back again next spring
C G/B AmEach year we do the same old thing
G C DAnd the same old wheel goes spinning
[Verse]
Em CWhen the air is warm and the earth is sweet
D GAnd the good clean dirt is on our feet
C G/B AmThe circle comes around complete
D G Am DAnd the end is the beginning
[Verse]
G CThe sun comes over the top of the hill
D GShines on the fields I've yet to till
C G/B AmMy bones are weary, but I know I will
G C DAnd not just because you ask it
[Verse]
Em CRake and hoe hung on twenty-penny nails
D GMilk lies sweet in a dozen pails
C G/B AmHay piled up in a hundred bales
D G Am D GAnd apples in the basket
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