Leaving On A Jet Plane

John Denver

 GC
1) All my bags are packed, I'm ready to go
2) There's so many times I've let you down
3) Now the time has come to leave you

 GC
1) I'm standing here outside your door
2) So many times I've played around
3) One more time, let me kiss you

 GCD
1) I hate to wake you up to say goodbye
2) I tell you now, they don't mean a thing
3) Then close your eyes, I'll be on my way

 GC
1) But the dawn is breakin' it's early morn
2) Every place I go, I'll think of you
3) Dream about the days to come

 GC
1) The taxi's waitin' he's blowin' his horn
2) Every song I sing, I'll sing for you
3) When I won't have to leave alone

 GCD
1) Already I'm so lonesome I could die
2) When I come back I'll bring your wedding ring
3) About the times I won't have to say:

Chorus: (1, 2 & 3)
 GCGC
So kiss me and smile for me; tell me that you'll wait for me
 GCD
Hold me like you'll never let me go
 GC
'Cause I'm leavin' on a jet plane
 GCG
Don't know when I'll be back again
 CD
Oh, babe, I hate to go....

(3rd Verse only repeat last three lines)

Emily Parris emilyparris@delphi.com


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cjtroyer (report comment to admin):
the 3rd C of each verse and chorus should actually be an Am7
Dave_T (report comment to admin):
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"cjtroyer the 3rd C of each verse and chorus should actually be an Am7"

Remember to transpose Am7 (IIm7) if you change the original key from G
anne@lod.com (report comment to admin):
I think it's an Em in key of G