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The Cowboy Rides Away  George Strait

By George Strait
Album: Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind
Written by Sonny Throckmorton & Casey Kelly
Intro: G C D G
1st Verse:
[G]I knew the stakes were high right from the start,[C]
[D]When she dealt the cards I dealt my heart,[G] [D]
[G]Now I just found a game that I can't play,[C]
[D]This is where the cowboy rides away.[G]
1st Chorus:
[G]And my heart is sinking like the setting sun,[C]
[D]Setting all the things I wish I'd done.[G] [D]
[G]It's time to say goodbye to yesterday,[C]
[D]This is where the cowboy rides away.[G]
Instrumental Break: G C D G
2nd Verse:
[G]We've been in and out of love and in between,[C]
[D] [G] 
[D]And now we've played the final showdown scene.
[G]And as the credits roll a sad song starts to play,[C]
[D]This is where the cowboy rides away.[G]
2nd Chorus:
[G]And my heart is sinking like the setting sun,[C]
[D]Setting all the things I wish I'd done.[G] [D]
[G]Oh the last goodbye's the hardest one to say,[C]
[D]This is where the cowboy rides away.[G]
[G]Oh the last goodbye's the hardest one to say,[C]
[D]This is where the cowboy rides away.[G]
Questions or Comments?
Eric Huffman
BNAJ66A@prodigy.com

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