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Tie Me To Your Apron Strings Again
Music by Larry Shay, Words by Joe Goodwin - 1925
Verse:----------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
G     C     G D7 G -               D+   G
D7 - G          C7 D7
G     C     G D7 G          G+ C        Ebdim  Em
D              Ebdim A7 D7 -
Chorus:--------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
G            F#    G C                  Cm G -        F#   G   C
D7 -     C#7  D7 G -                D7
G            F#    G C                  Cm G -        F#   G   A7
Bm -    A#m  Bm  A7 Bm -        D7
G7 - C -
A7 - D7        C7  C#7 D7
G           F#7   G C                  Cm G -               F#   G
D7        C#7  D7 Am         D7 G -  (D7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Verse:
Like a kid who stays a -way from school,
I left to roam played hook -ey from Home Sweet Home
I've been like most an -y oth -er fool
Who goes a -way to stray that's why I say
 
Chorus:
Tie me to your a -pron strings a -gain
I know there's room for me up -on your knee
Bring back all those hap -py hours when
You kissed my tears a -way From day to day
I thought that I was right but I was wrong
Please take me back to -night where I be -long
Sing a cra -dle song to me and then
Won't you tie me to your a -pron strings a -gain.
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Listen to "Tie Me To Your Apron Strings" with the WineLand Banjo Band (Youtube)

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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email: jbott@ix.netcom.com