Prodigal Son chords with lyrics by Josh Williams - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Josh Williams – Prodigal Son chords

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[Verse 1]
D GWell excuse me sir will you do me a favor?
D AYou see, I need to write a letter but I never learned to write.
D GI've got a mom and dad waiting in Kentucky
D A DAnd I want to let them know that their boy turned our alright
[Verse 2]
D GStart it out Dear momma, well I know it's been a long time.
D AAnd I know I shoulda written you, but times have been tough.
D GBut I've been working hard. Putting back a little money
D A DAnd I'm gonna come see you and daddy just as soon as I've saved enough.
[Verse 3]
D GI bought a little farm. About 35 acres.
D AAnd I've been working my fingers right down to the bone.
D GCause I met a little girl. Her name is Jenny Harper.
D A DAnd we're gonna get married this summer and build a home.
[Chorus]
G C D ASo momma don't you worry about your prodigal son. He's doing alright.
G DGonna rest till his days are done.
G D GOne of these days now, and I pray it wont be long.
G A DYou'll look up to see, your prodigal son's come home.
[Instrumental] D G D A D G D A D [Verse 4]
D GWell thank you sir. For writing down my letter.
D AWont you give it to the warden and ask him to put it in the mail.
D GYes I know I lied but I couldn't stand the thought of
D A DMy mom and daddy knowing their boy's laying here in jail.
[Verse 5]
D GAnd I know tomorrow, you're gonna come get me.
D AI've got a date with the hangman's rope at dawn.
D GBut I ain't scared cause I know Jesus
D A DAnd I know tomorrow I'm gonna make it home
[Chorus]
G C D ASo tell her don't you worry about your prodigal son. He's doing alright.
G DGonna rest when his days are done.
G D GOne of these days now, and I pray it wont be long.
G A BmYou'll look up to see, your prodigal son's come home.
G A DYou'll look up to see, your prodigal son's come home.
[Outro]
D GWell excuse me sir will you do me a favor?
D A DYou see, I need to write a letter but I never learned to write.
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