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Grandpa Told Me So2  Kenny Chesney

[D]                                    If you don’t get in[G] the water, you’re never gonna learn to swim.
[D]He said that a snake is just as scared of you as you are of[G] it.
[Bm]He could tell by the moon when the fish [A]would bite,
[D]Seems there wa[A]s nothing that he d[G]idn’t know,
and as a kid I believed, ‘caus[A]e Grandpa told m[D]e so.[G] [D] [G]
Verse 2:
[D]He talked Daddy into letting me have my first ca[G]r.
[D]I thought I was really something till Becky Thompson broke my he[G]art.
[Bm]That first taste of love nearly [A]did me in,
[D]Getting over her was [A]slow,[G]
And I knew someday I would, ‘ca[A]use Grandpa told me so.[D]
Chorus:
[G]He said, life is made for you to liv[D]e,
[A]The best love is the love that you give,[D]
[G]There’ll be times when you want to h[A]old on, but you gotta let [Bm]go.
[G]And I live by those words, ‘cause Gran[A]dpa told me so.[D]
Solo:
[G]  [D]  [G]   (Slow it down and strum low volume.)
Verse 3:
[D]I promised him I wouldn’t cry when it was his time to [G]leave.
[D]That’s the only promise I made him I couldn’[G]t keep.
[Bm]He smiled from his bed and said we’ll [A]meet again
[D]Somewhere down the[A] road.[G]
[G]And I believe, â[A]€˜cause Grandpa told me so.[D]
Repeat Chorus 2 x’s:
Bridge:
[G]Yeah, and I still believe,
[A]Grandpa told me so.[D] [G]
Grandpa told me so.[D]
I still [G]believe.[D] [G] [D] [G]
Tag:
Grandpa told me so.[D]
I still [G]believe.
Extro:
D G . . . . (Play till end)

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