The Seekers - Lemon Tree chords

      
Lemon Tree:The Searchers.
Album - Roving With The Seekers - 1964.

INTRO: E F#m Abm A E B E

#1.
E F#m G#m F#m E F#m G#mWhen I was but a little boy, my father said to me,
E F#m G#m A E B E E7come here and learn a lesson, from the lovely lemon tree.
A Bm C#m Bm A Bm C#mMy son, it's most impor..tant, my father said to me,
A Bm C#m D A E Ato put your trust in what you feel, and not in what you see.
CHORUS:
A D ALemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
A7 DBut the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
D ALemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
A7 D BBut the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
#2.
E F#m G#m F#m E F#m G#mBeneath that lemon tree one day, my love and I did lie,
E F#m Ab A E B E E7A girl so sweet that when she smiled, the sun rose in the sky.
A Bm C#m Bm A Bm C#mWe spent that summer lost in love, beneath that lemon tree..
A Bm C#m D A E Athe magic of her laughter hid my father's words from me.
CHORUS:
A D ALemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
A7 DBut the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
D ALemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
A7 D BBut the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
#3.
E F#m G#m F#m E F#m G#mOne day she left without a word..she took away the sun.
E F#m G#m A E B EAnd in the dark she left behind, I knew what she had done.
A Bm C#m Bm A Bm C#mShe left me for an..other man, it's a common tale, but true.
A Bm C#m D A E AA sadder man but wiser now, I sing these words to you.
CHORUS:
A D ALemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
A7 DBut the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
D ALemon tree very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet,
A7 D But the fruit of the poor lemon is im..possible to eat.
OUTRO:
DLemon tree, very pretty..(x3)(Fade.)
A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.
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