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Gryphon – The Unquiet Grave chords
[Verse 1]Dm F CCold blows the wind to my true loveDm AmAnd gently drops the rainDm F CI only had but one true loveDmAnd in Greenwood she lies slain[Verse 2]F C AmI'll do as much for my true loveDm AmAs any young man mayDm F CI'll sit and mourn along her graveDmFor a twelve-month and a day[Verse 3]Dm F CWhen the twelve months and one day was pastDm AmThe ghost began to speak:Dm F C"Why sit thou'st here along my graveDmAnd will not let me sleep?"[Verse 4]F C Am"There's one thing that I want, sweetheartDm AmThere's one thing that I craveDm F CAnd that is a kiss from your lily white lipsDmThen I'll go from your grave"[Verse 5]Dm F C"My lips they are as cold as clayDm AmMy breath smells earthy strongDm F CAnd if you kiss my cold clay lipsDmYour days they won't be long"[Verse 6]F C AmGo fetch me water from the desertDm AmAnd blood from out of stoneDm F CGo fetch me milk from a fair maid's breastDmThat a young man never had known"[Verse 7]Dm F C'Twas down in Cupid's GardenDm AmWhere you and I would walkDm F CThe finest flower that ever I sawDmIs withered to a stalk[Verse 8]F C Am"The stalk is withered and dry, sweetheartDm AmThe flower will never returnDm F CAnd since I lost my one true loveDmWhat can I do but mourn?"[Verse 9]Dm F C"When shall we meet again, sweetheart?Dm AmWhen shall we meet again?"Dm F C"Where the oaken leaves that fall from the treesDmAre green and spring up again"