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Growing Old  Origin

Take a [G]walk [D]downtown
[Am]see the [C]monkeys goin' [G]round [D]  [Am]   [C]
full of [G]pride and [D]greed
they try to [Am]tell me what's [C]going [G]down [D]  [Am]   [C]
was it [G]you who [D]held your [Am]dreams deep [C]in your [G]soul [D]  [Am]   [C]
well [G]I've got [D]mine, [Am]I'll be the [C]one to rock 'n [G]roll [D]  [Am]   [C]

[G]How many times have you [D]lied outsid[Am]e
to make [C]yourself feel [G]fine
[G]How many times have your [D]cried insid[Am]e
C (acapela)
I'll tell you, I'm not growing old

2 measures Instrumental G D Am C

Frozen cold from sleep
what once was there has sunken deep
and the smile outside covers lies like the ocean tide
planting seeds that bloom all year and blossom wide
yields flowers so colorful they can't be held down inside


4 measures Instrumental - piano only (then drum lead in)
2 measures everyone

[Am]I'm not [C]growing old [G]  [D]
[Am]I'm not [C]growing old [G]  [D]
[Am]I'm not [C]growing old [G]  [D]
[G]I'm not, [D]I'm not, [Am]I'm not [C]growing old
I'm not, I'm not, I'm not growing old
[G]I'm not, [D]I'm not, [Am]I'm not.[C]..
[G]I'm [D]not [Am]growi[C]ng [G]old

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