Solitary Man

Capo 3rd fret

Intro:
||:  Em    |    Em    |    Em    |    Em   :||


Em                  Am                    G                   Em
.   Melinda was mine, till the time      that I found        her
G             Am   G                    Am
.    Holdin’ Jim,           and lovin’ him.
Em                               Am                              G
.    Then Sue came along,          loved me strong;
.                    Em
That’s what I         thought.
G                   Am   G                     Am
.    Me and Sue,             but that died too.


G                                  C                 G                  D
.    Don’t know that I will,       but until       I can find       me
.                    C                    G                         D
A girl who’ll stay and won’t play games behind      me,
.                         Em   D                      Em
I’ll be what I am,             a solitary man,
D                    Em
.     Solitary man.


Em                         Am                     G                   Em
.     I’ve had it to here          bein’ where         love’s a small word,
G                     Am      G                   Am
.     A part-time thing,           a paper ring.
Em                         Am                 G                    Em
.     I know it’s been done havin’ one        girl who’ll love me,
G                         Am    G                    Am
.     Right or wrong,                   weak or strong.


G                                  C                 G                  D
.    Don’t know that I will,       but until       I can find       me
C                    G                        D
A girl who’ll stay and won’t play games behind      me,
.                        Em   D                      Em
I’ll be what I am,             a solitary man,
D                     Em
.     Solitary man.


Interlude:
||:  Em    |    Em    |    Am    |    Am   :||


G                                  C                 G                  D
.   Don’t know that I will,       but until       I can find       me
.                   C                   G                         D
A girl who’ll stay and won’t play games behind      me,
.                       Em   D                      Em
I’ll be what I am,             a solitary man,
D                   Em     D                       Em(add9)
.    Solitary man.              Solitary man.

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