Great Big Sea – Im A Rover tab
"I'm A Rover" (Trad/Arr. GBS) From "Turn" (1999) Sean's Guitar Capo second fret INTRO:G G G|F G|G G|F C|G G|C G| zX2 G C G Though the night be dark as dungeon Em C D not a star to be seen above G C G I will be guided without a stumble Em D G into the arms of me only love I went unto her bedroom window kneeling gently upon a stone I rapped on her bedroom window my darling dear do you lie alone? CHORUS: G C G For I'm a rover, seldom sober Em C D I'm a rover of high degree, G and when I'm drinking, C G I'm always thinking, Em D G how to gain my love's company INTRO she raised her head from her feathered pillow raised her arms up around her breast saying "who's at me bedroom window disturbing me at me long night's rest?" It's only me your own true lover open the door and please let me in, For I have come on a long night's journey I am near drenched to the skin CHORUS, Intro She opened the door with the greatest pleasure opened the door and she let me in we both shook hands and embraced each other until the morning we lay as one But now me love I must go and leave you though the mountains be high above well,I will climb them with greater pleasure than have been with me only love CHORUS x2 first acapella then intro to end on G the other version on this site misses a couple passing chords.