Julie Driscoll Brian Auger And The Trinity – Road To Cairo chords

Road to Cairo
(David Ackles)
Bbm F+/A Db/Ab Eb/G F# F+ F7 (run notes f a Bb c#dc#)Verse (Sequence 1)
Bbm F+/A Db/Ab Eb/G A fellow told me This here road leads to Cairo
F# F+ F7 (run f a Bb c#dc#)I got to get me a ride
Bbm F+/A Db/Ab Eb/GI got to go back Go back to my children
F# F+ F7 (run f a Bb c#dc#)I got to see my little bride
Chorus (Sequence 2)
Bbm Eb Bbm Eb I’ve been travellin' Gone a long long time
Bbm Eb Bbm EbDon't know what I'll find Scared of what I'll find
(C7/E) F+ F7 But I just got to see them again V2 Hey thanks for stoppin' Are you headed down to Cairo? I wrecked my Lincoln in Saint Jo Why to little old Cairo? No special reason Look up some folks I used to know Ch2 Me I travel some Have my share of fun Now that's a life a man can live Sure I've played and lost But who minds the cost You got to take more than you give V3 Hey you got another cigar? Son I sure like this car Oh from your daddy as a gift Say on second thought There's gifts I haven't bought Just drop me here Thanks for the lift Ch3 Yes I've travelled some Yes I've been a bum Never have a dime for gin Left to make my way Told her I can't stay To see my children poor as sin V4 I know this road It leads straight into Cairo Twenty-two miles straight ahead I can't I can't walk down this road to Cairo They're better thinkin' I'm dead Ch4 I been travellin' Gone a long long time Don't know what I'd find Scared of what I'd find I can't I just can't walk down this road. The song is basically Sequence 1 Verse followed by Sequence 2 Chorus In case my copy is speeded up (The spirit of the Polydor underground), here are the sequences in Am instead Am E+/G# C/G D/F# E+ E7 (run e g#a cd#c) Am D Am D Am D Am D (B7/D#) E+ E7
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