Tim Buckley – Song To The Siren chords ver. 2
Song To The Siren (Tim Buckley) Original Folk version 1968 Intro C#m, B, A Verse 1:E BLong afloat on shipless oceansA C#mI did all my best to smileE B'Til your singing eyes and fingersA C#mDrew me loving to your isleE And you sangD A ESail to me, sail to me Let me enfold youC#mHere I amBHere I amA C#m B A Waiting to hold youVerse 2:E B Did I dream you dreamed about me?A C#mWere you hare when I was fox?E BNow my foolish boat is leaningA C#m Broken love-lorn on your rocks,AFor you sing,D A E"Touch me not, touch me not, come back tomorrow,C#m O my heart,BO my heartA C#m B A Shies from the sorrowVerse 3:E BI am puzzled as the newborn childA C#mI'm as riddled at the tideE B Should I stand a-mid the breakers?A C#m Or should I lie with Death my bride?E DHear me sing, "Swim to me,A ESwim to me, Let me enfold you,C#mHere I amBHere I amA C#m B A EWaiting to hold you*** The Monkees TV show version featured the song in its original folk song style, with Buckley playing solo with a 12 string guitar. This stands in contrast to the lusher, reverb-filled version present on the Starsailor album. The Monkees television spot features the song in the key of E while the later album version is played in Bb.