Black Myself chords with lyrics by Our Native Daughters - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Our Native Daughters – Black Myself chords

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[Intro]
A     A
E     A E
E     A E
E     A E
E7 E  A E


[Verse 1]
EI wanna jump the fence and wash my face in the creek
A EBut I'm black myself
EI wanna sweep that gal right off her feet
A EBut I'm black myself
ETired of walkin' 'round with no shoes on
A EBut I'm black myself
EYour precious God ain't gonna bless me
A E'Cause I'm black myself
[Chorus 1]
G EIs you washed in the blood of your chattel?
G E'Cause the lamb's rotted away
GWhen they stopped shipping work horses
ABred your own anyway
E7 EOhh ohh
[Instrumental] A E E7 A E [Verse 2]
E I don't pass the test of the paper bag
A E'Cause I'm black myself
EI pick the banjo up and they stare at me
A E'Cause I'm black myself
EYou better lock your doors when I walk by
A E'Cause I'm black myself
EYou look me in my eyes but you don't see me
A E'Cause I'm black myself
[Chorus 2]
G EThey're washed in the blood of the chattel
G E'Cause the lamb's rotted away
GWhen they stopped shipping work horses
A EThey bred their own anyway. Ohh ohh
[Instrumental] A E E A E E7 A E [Verse 3]
EI don't creep around, I stand proud and free
A E'Cause I'm black myself
EI go anywhere that I wanna go
A E'Cause I'm black myself
EI'm surrounded by many lovin' arms
A E'Cause I'm black myself
EAnd I'll stand my ground and smile in your face
A E'Cause I'm black myself
[Chorus 3]
G EI washed away my blood and tears
G EI've been born brand new
GThere's no more work horses
A EBut there's still work to do_
[Outro]
A E'Cause I'm black myself (Black myself)
A E'Cause I'm black myself (Black myself)
A E'Cause I'm black myself (Black myself)
A E'Cause I'm black myself
A G EBlack my, black my€“, black myself
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