. C G C F
. C G a F
All that I have is a river C G F
The river is always my home a E
Lord, take me away C F
For I just cannot stay a F
Or I'll sink in my skin and my bones C G F
The water sustains me without even trying C G C F
The water can't drown me, I'm done C G a
With my dying F C
Please help me build a small boat C G F
One that'll ride on the flow a E
Where the river runs deep C F
And the larger fish creep a F
I'm glad of what keeps me afloat C G F
The water sustains me without even trying C G C F
The water can't drown me, I'm done C G a
With my dying F C
Now deeper the water I sail C G F
And faster the current I'm in a E
That each night brings the stars C F
And the song in my heart a F
Is a tune for the journeyman's tale C G F
The water sustains me without even trying C G C F
The water can't drown me, I'm done C G a
With my dying F
Now the land that I knew is a dream E a
And the line on the distance grows faint E a
So wide is my river, the horizon a sliver C F C F
The artist has run out of paint C G a F
Where the blue of the sea meets the sky C G F
And the big yellow sun leads me home a E
I'm everywhere now, the way is a vow C F a F
To the wind of each breath by and by C G F
The water sustains me without even trying C G C F
The water can't drown me, I'm done C G a
With my dying F C
C G C F C G a F C
C G C F C G a F C