Dock Of The Bay

Otis Redding

 G
intro       
 GB
  verse1     Sittin' in the morning sun
 CA
           I'll be sittin' when the evening comes
 GB
           Watching the ships roll in
 CA
           Then I watch 'em roll away again

 GE
 chorus     I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay
 GE
           Watching the tide roll a-way
 GA
           I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay                                                          
 GE
           Wastin'  time---------------

 GB
  verse2   I left my home in Georgia
 CA
           Headed for the Frisco Bay
 GB
           Coz I had nothing to live for
 CA
           And look like nothing's gonna come my way, so I'm

chorus

 GDC
 bridge    Looks like nothing's gonna change
 GDC
           Everything still remains the same   (this line is wrong)
 GDC
           I can't do what them people tell me to do
 FD
           So I guess I'll remain the same
 GB
 verse3   Sittin' here restin' my bones
 CA
           And this loneliness won't leave me alone
 GB
        This two thousand miles I roamed
 CE
           Just to make this dock my home

chorus
 GE
 outro         

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Guitarpix (report video to admin):
This will hopefully help you with the proper strum and sequence of the song. I know I didn't get all the barrs perfectly clear but it's good for a reference:) Peace!
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vincerjn (report comment to admin):
Had a listen to the original song and your second line in the bridge is correct. The Em at the end of the verse (waisting time) is an E major in the original song.