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Take Me to the River  Al Green


Take me to the river
BTW- whatever happened to the band????
I dont know why I love you like I do
[E7]After all these changes that you pu[D]t [A]me through
[E7]You stole my money and my cigarettes[D] [A]
[E7]And I havent seen hide nor hair of [D]you[A] yet
[E7] [D] 
I wanna know wont you tell me, am I in love to stay?
[A](Take me[C], take me) Take me [G]to the riv[D]er and wash m[A7]e down
Wont you cleanse my soul get my fe[E7]et on the gro[D]und[A] [E7]
[D] [A] [E7] [D] [A] [E7] 
I dont know why you treated me so bad
Look at all these things that we could have had
Love is a notion that I wont forget
my sweet sixteen now I never regret
I wanna....
Hold me love me squeeze me tease me till I die till I de
[C#m] [A7] [C#m] [A7] [G] [B7] 
Repeat verse one, then chorus, then
Yeah, yeah yeah yeah yeah
[D] [A] [E7] [D] [A] [E7]  
Dip me in the water dip me in the water baby
D E7 D A E:7

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