puff the magic dragon Various Artists
From uunet!dtix!mimsy!tms Fri Aug 28 17:33:32 PDT 1992 Article: 1893 of alt.guitar.tab Path: nevada.edu!uunet!dtix!mimsy!tms Newsgroups: alt.guitar.tab Subject: Crd: Puff (The Magic Dragon) Summary: The DEFINTATIVE "Puff"! Message-ID: Date: 27 Aug 92 20:37:51 GMT References: Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org Organization: The Reality Liberation Front (pixels to the people!) Lines: 75 You can be a big hit with your young kid/nephew/niece/cousin/ friend's kid/complete stranger's kid with this one... Puff (The Magic Dragon) Words and Music by Peter Yarrow and Leonard Lipton, 1963. (my Peter Paul & Mary songbook has this in Bb; I've transposed to C to make it easier to play. Purists can, of course, reverse the process.) Verse: C Em F C F Puff, the magic drag-on lived by the sea And frol-icked in the C Am D7 G7 C Em au-tumn mist in a land called Ho-nah-Lee-, Lit-tle Jack-ie Pa-per F C F loved that rascal Puff And brought him strings and C Am D7 G7 C G7 sealing wax and other fancy stuff. Oh! Refrain: C Em F C F Puff, the magic drag-on lived by the sea And frol-icked in the C Am D7 G7 au-tumn mist in a land called Ho-nah-Lee-, C Em F C F Puff, the magic drag-on lived by the sea And frol-icked in the C Am D7 G7 C au-tumn mist in a land called Ho-nah-Lee. - ^ last time to Coda Verse: (C) Em F C 1. - To- get-her they would trav-el on a boat with bil-lowed sail,- 2. - A drag-on lives for-ev-er but not so lit - tle boys,- 3. - His head was bent in sor-row green scales fell like rain,- F C Am7 D7 G7 1. Jack-ie kept a look-out perched on Puff's gi-gan-tic tail, 2. Paint-ed wings and gi-ant rings make way for oth-er toys, 3. Puff no long-er went to play a - long the cher-ry lane, With- C Em F C 1. No-ble kings and princ-es would bow when-e'er they came, 2. One grey night it hap-pened, Jack-ie Pa-per came no more And 3. out his life-long friend Puff could not be brave So F C Am7 D7 G7 C G7 1. Pi-rate ships would low'r their flag when Puff roared out his name. Oh! 2. Puff that might-y drag-on, he ceased his fear-less roar. Oh! 3. Puff that might-y drag-on, sad - ly slipped in-to his cave. Oh! D7 G7 C F C G7 C Coda: land called Ho - nah - Lee. =============================================================================== Tom Swissemail@example.com| "Born to die" | Keep your laws off my brain! "What's so funny 'bout peace, love and understanding?" - Nick Lowe This is a .signature antibody. Vaccinate your .sig! "Duty then is the sublimest word in the English language. You should do your duty in all things. You can never do more, you should never wish to do less." -- General Robert E. Lee
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