Johnny Cash – Nearest Thing To Heaven chords

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Nearest Thing To Heaven:Johnny Cash.
#24 in 1958.
***(I found this song done in D# as well as D.)

#1.
DI have sailed the peaceful waters of the ocean deep and blue.
A DI held my breath and watched the western sunset's golden hue.
DI've flown above the mountain peaks and valleys wide and green..
A Dbut you're the nearest thing to Heaven that I've seen.
CHORUS:
D G DYou're the nearest thing to Heaven, yes, you are.
A DI have searched for happiness so long and far.
D GBut my search for love was through, the day that I found you.
D A DCause you're the nearest thing to Heaven, yes, you are.
#2.
DI confess that I've been tempted by alluring magic charms..
A Dwhen the smile was flashed my way and stood before two open arms.
D GBut I turned and walked away because I love you like I do,
A Dyou're the nearest thing to Heaven, darlin', you.
CHORUS:
D G DYou're the nearest thing to Heaven, yes, you are.
A DI have searched for happiness so long and far.
D GBut my search for love was through, the day that I found you.
D A DCause you're the nearest thing to Heaven, yes, you are.
#3.
DI have watched the silver raindrops fall to earth to cool the day.
A DWatched the rainbow at twilight when the clouds had blown away.
D I love the pretty flowers but they cannot buy your worth..
A Dcause you're the nearest thing to Heaven on this Earth.
CHORUS:
D G DYou're the nearest thing to Heaven, yes, you are.
A DI have searched for happiness so long and far.
D GBut my search for love was through, the day that I found you.
D A DCause you're the nearest thing to Heaven, yes, you are.
A fifties smash from Kraziekhat.
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