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Ripple  Grateful Dead

Intro
[G]     [C]     [G]     [D]     [C]     [G] 
If my words did glow with the gold of [C]sunshine
And my tunes were played on the harp un[G]strung
Would you hear my voice come through the [C]music?
Would you [G]hold it [D]near [C]as it were your [G]own?
It's a hand-me-down; the thoughts are [C]broken
Perhaps they're better left un[G]sung.
I don't know; don't really [C]care
[G]Let there be [D]songs [C]to fill the [G]air.
[Am]Ripple in still [D]water
Where there [G]is no pebble [C]tossed
Nor [A]wind to [D]blow
Reach out your [G]hand if your cup be [C]empty
If your cup is full, may it be a[G]gain
Let it be known there is a [C]fountain
[G]That was not [D]made [C]by the hand of [G]men
There is a road no simple [C]highway
Between the dawn and the dark of [G]night
And if you go no one may [C]follow
[G]That path is [D]for [C]your steps a[G]lone
[Am]Ripple in still [D]water
Where there [G]is no pebble [C]tossed
Nor [A]wind to [D]blow
You who [G]choose to lead must [C]follow
But if you fall you fall [G]alone
If you should stand then who's to [C]guide you?
[G]If I knew the [D]way, [C]I would take you [G]home.
Verse chords over the hum; everybody sing!
La-n-da-da-da-daa......
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Joe Hartley - jh@cadre.com - Cadre Technologies, Inc.
Without deviation from the norm, "progress" is not possible. - Frank Zappa
... and in sports, Shoemaker-Levy 9, Jupiter 10.

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scosio (report)

Very accurate? Try these lyrics:

If my words did glow with the gold of sunshine
And my tunes were played on the harp unstrung,
Would you hear my voice come thru the music,
Would you hold it near as it were your own?

It's a hand-me-down, the thoughts are broken,
Perhaps they're better left unsung.
I don't know, don't really care
Let there be songs to fill the air.

Ripple in still water,
When there is no pebble tossed,
Nor wind to blow.

Reach out your hand if your cup be empty,
If your cup is full may it be again,
Let it be known there is a fountain,
That was not made by the hands of men.

There is a road, no simple highway,
Between the dawn and the dark of night,
And if you go no one may follow,
That path is for your steps alone.

Ripple in still water,
When there is no pebble tossed,
Nor wind to blow.

You who choose to lead must follow
But if you fall you fall alone,
If you should stand then who's to guide you?
If I knew the way I would take you home.

La....

Kristeneaux (report)

Good job - very accurate.