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Dock Of The Bay  Otis Redding

intro      [G]
  verse1     [G]Sittin' in the morning [B]sun
           I'll be [C]sittin' when the evening c[A]omes
           [G]Watching the ships roll [B]in
           Then I [C]watch 'em roll away ag[A]ain

chorus     I'm [G]sittin' on the dock of the [E]bay
           Watching the [G]tide roll a-[E]way
           I'm just [G]sittin' on the dock of the [A]bay                                                          
           Wastin' [G] [E]time---------------

  verse2   I [G]left my home in Geo[B]rgia
           [C]Headed for the Frisco [A]Bay
           Coz [G]I had nothing to li[B]ve for
           And lo[C]ok like nothing's gonna come my[A] way, so I'm

bridge    [G]Looks [D]like n[C]othing's gonna change
           [G]Everyth[D]ing still re[C]mains the same   (this line is wrong)
           [G]I can't [D]do what them [C]people tell me to do
           [F]So I guess I'll rem[D]ain the same
verse3   [G]Sittin' here restin' my [B]bones
           And this [C]loneliness won't leave me a[A]lone
        [G]This two thousand miles I [B]roamed
           Just to [C]make this dock my [E]home

outro      [G]   [E]

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Guitarpix (report video to admin):
This will hopefully help you with the proper strum and sequence of the song. I know I didn't get all the barrs perfectly clear but it's good for a reference:) Peace!
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vincerjn (report)

Had a listen to the original song and your second line in the bridge is correct. The Em at the end of the verse (waisting time) is an E major in the original song.