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Prayer for Spanish Harlem  Jackie Greene

Prayer for Spanish Harlem chords and lyrics
by: Jackie Greene
transcribed by: Tony Martinez
intro: F Bb F Bb F Bb Em Dm
Verse 1:
[Bb]Hot nig[F]ht, Span[Bb]ish Ha[F]rlem
[Bb]full m[F]oon, c[Em]reepin lo[Dm]w
i [Bb]was s[F]tanding [Em]at the b[D]ottom
[Bb]of your [F]blue w[Em]indow[D]
verse 2:
I [Bb]come from m[F]iles, j[Bb]ust to h[F]old you
[Bb]been so l[F]ong baby, [Em]how ya b[Dm]een
[Bb]do you rem[F]ember [Em]what i t[D]old you?
your [Bb]still the [F]same i[Em]t was back t[Dm]hen
s[Bb]till the s[F]ame [Em]it was back t[F]hen
chorus 1:
and i h[C]ope it all come easy
i h[Dm]ope it all feels right
a [Bb]dozen different candles
l[F]ine your bed [C]tonight
and i h[Dm]ope it's never over
i h[Am]ope it never ends
w[Bb]hen i go, i hope that you will
[C]want me back again and I
Verse 3:
cause t[Bb]his w[F]orld,t[Bb]hats al[F]l around us
[Bb]is for r[F]eal,t[Em]onight a[Dm]gain
[Bb]and the h[F]ate and [Em]greed surr[Dm]ounds us
[Bb]theres l[F]ove i[Em]n my v[Dm]eins
so [Bb]hush n[F]ow, d[Bb]o no more ta[F]lking
my [Bb]heart is h[F]eavy, [Em]its a ragged s[Dm]tone
[Bb]all i w[F]ant is [Em]you with me w[Dm]alkin
[Bb]because i c[F]an't [Em]walk a[Dm]lone
[Bb]because i c[F]an't w[Em]alk a[F]lone
Chorus 2:
And i h[C]ope that when we go
they'll t[Dm]ake us some place good
[Bb]We can all be kings
[F]in common neighbor[C]hoods
and i [Dm]hope we live together
the da[Am]ughter and the son
and i [Bb]hope they take me in
when my [C]work upon this earth is done
Verse 4:
[Bb]i w[F]ish, you l[Bb]oved in mi[F]les
[Bb]i w[F]ish, [Em]that you would s[Dm]ee
[Bb]how t[F]ime sa[Em]ys that love e[Dm]xpires
but [Bb]not m[F]e, n[Em]ot m[Dm]e, n[Bb]ot [F]me[Em], not [Dm]me
[Bb]not m[F]e, n[Em]ot m[Dm]e, n[Bb]ot [F]me,[Em] not [Dm]me

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