Solomon King - She Wears My Ring chords


SHE WEARS MY RING: SOLOMON KING (N.S. Sevilla/F. & B. Bryant) 4/4 - 72

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solomon_King

This beautiful ballad has a long story.
It was composed in 1883 by the Mexican: Narciso Serradel Sevilla,
who named the melodie: La Golondrina (The Swallow).
The English lyrics and new name, were written in 1960 by Boudleaux & Felice
Bryant, and was recorded as first by: Jimmy Bell (Sweeney).
Solomon King (08-13-1930 / 01-21-2005), born in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.,
recorded his version in 1968. That became a hit record in about 40
countries. In the U.K. it peaked on nr. 3, and charted for 11 weeks in the
Top-20, in the U.S. it appeared only on nr. 117 in the Bilboard chart,
and in The Netherlands it only reached the Tip-parade.

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQA0UsbRtTg

|%   |: Repeat the previous Chord and Measure of 4-counts.
nc    : No Chord
/     : Break
                                   /
INTRO: (C-F-C7)|F    |%    |Bb    |C7

VERSE:

nc |F |% |Bb |C7She wears my ring, to show the world that she belongs to me.
|F |Dm7 |C |C7She wears my ring, to show the world she's mine eternal-ly.
|F |F7 |Bb |%With loving care, I placed it on her finger,
/
|F |C C7 |F Bb |Fto show my love, for all the world to see.
CHORUS:
nc |C |C C7 |F |%This tiny ring, is a token of tender e-mo - tion.
|C |C C7 |F |&An endless pool of love, that's as deep as the ocean.
|% |F7 |Bb |%She swears to wear it, with eternal de-votion,
/
|F |C C7 |F Bb |Fthat's why I sing, be-cause she wears my ring.
CHORUS / OUTRO:
nc |C |C C7 |F |%This tiny ring, is a token of tender e-mo - tion.
|C |C C7 |F |&An endless pool of love, that's as deep as the ocean.
|% |F7 |Bb |%She swears to wear it, with eternal de-votion,
/ (Semi-Break ) /
|F |C 1/2 |C7 |F |Bb |F |Fthat's why I sing, be- cause she wears my ring.
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