Sing Me Back Home Merle Haggard
The [G]warden led a [D]prisoner down the [C]hallway to his [G]doom
And I stood [G]up to say good-bye like all the [D]rest
And I [G]heard him tell the [D]warden just be[C]fore he reached my [G]cell
'Let my [G]guitar playing [D]friend do my re[G]quest.'
1. Let him
2. Won't you
[G]Sing me back [D]home with a [C]song I used to [G]hear
[G]Make my old memories come a[D]live
[G]Take me a[D]way and [C]turn back the [G]years
[G]Sing me back [D]home before I [G]die
I re[G]call last Sunday [D]morning a [C]choir from off the [G]street
Came [G]in to sing a few old gospel [D]songs
And I [G]heard him tell the [D]singers 'There's a [C]song my mama [G]sang.
Could I [G]hear once be[D]fore you move a[G]long?' (CHORUS)
[G]Sing me back [D]home before I [C]di[-]e [G]