Almost persuaded Lefty Frizzell
[G] [C] [G]Last night [D]all alone in a Bar Room. Met a girl with a drink in her hand.
[G] [C] [G]She [D]had ruby red l[G]ips, coal black hair, and eyes that would tempt any man.
[G] [C] [G]Then she came and sat down at my[D] table, and as she placed her soft hands in
[G] [C] [G] [D]I found myself [G]wanting to kIss her. For temp--tation was flowing like wine.
And I was almost[G] per--suaded to[C] strip myself [G]of my pride. [D]
[G]Almost Per--suade[C]d to push my c[G]onscience a-[D]-side. [G] [A]
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[A] [D]Then we [A]danced and she whispered I need you.[E] Take me a--way from here and be
[A] [D] [A]The[E]n I looked into h[A]er eyes and I saw it. The re--flection of my wedding
[A] [D] [A]A[E]nd I was almost per--suaded to let strange lips lead me on.
[A] [D] [A] [E]Almost p[A]er--suaded but your sweet love made me stop and go home.