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Darling

Words & Music by Charlie Maguire © 2000 Mello-Jamin Music. All rights reserved.

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C          C7
Darling I love you

 F                                C               G 
It's been so long since I said it in a song, for you

C                     C7
It's like I've been away

 F                              C                   G
Never had a chance to stay and talk like this, to you

E7                Am             F            C
Lately I've been hanging around and it's overdue

C-C7      F                                                C
Darling, it's been so long since I've said it in a song

G            C
That I love you

Additional verses:

I could paint the pictures
In words and rhyme, in time you'll know just what
I'm trying to say
But I'd rather tell you straight out
Tell you plain so there is no doubt showing in your face
So you'll know just how I feel
About all that we've been through
Darling, it's been so long since I've said it in a song
That I love you

Coda:
You were always there for me
I want to be there too
Darling, It's been too long since I've told you in a song
That I love you


Previous Songs: I Like It Here/O Cold and Misery * Fine Old Lady * The Teton Dam * Goodnight Baby * The B. C. Rail * Play Us a Waltz * Ozawindib * Long Way to Another Friend * Itasca: A Place of Beginnings * I'm From Minnesota * The Ballad of Augie Mattsen * The Strike Is On * Sam Smith * Mary Gibbs * The C.C.C. * Interstate of Broken Hearts * Rainfall Has Turned to Snow * Getting in the Cows * Gypsy Woody * We'd Go To Town (And Go Dancing) * Talking Home Improvement * Towboat * L'Etoile Du Nord * The Hinkley Fire * Fall Is Here * Itasca * Winter on the Farm

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