Widows Grove

Chords and lyrics for Widows Grove by Tom Waits

 
I
A 
me
C#m 
 
y
F#m 
ou 
 
 
C#m 
in the saddle, rode you in the dust
 
H
F#m 
eld
C#m 
you
G 
 
h
E 
and to the heavens, pulled your heart to the earth
 
Th
A 
ere
C#m 
was
F#m 
so
C#m 
mething that blinded me more than the mist
 
A
F#m 
nd 
 
 
C#m 
the 
 
 
D 
breath of the cottonwood buds lighter yet
 
A
F#m 
nd 
 
yo
C#m 
u rode the maypole of dance hall legs
 
A
F#m 
nd 
 
ga
C#m 
lloped to another’s embrace
 
A
D 
nd 
 
I
A 
bit
E 
the flowers from your wrist corsage
 
A
Bm 
nd 
 
y
E 
ou
Bm 
w
E 
altzed too slowly, too slowly you waltzed
 
W
G 
ith
E 
that girl from Widow’s Grove
 
Oh
A 
 
 
E 
I’d
A 
fo
E 
ll
A 
ow
E 
you to the river, that washes out to the s……ea
 
Th
A 
rough
Bm 
t
C#m 
he 
 
 
A 
wind, through the rain of a cold dark night
 
T
E 
ha
A 
t’s where I’ll be
 
I  
A 
hid 
 
 
C#m 
in 
 
t
F#m 
he elm and raised the bough, that hung even with your
C#m 
neck
 
A
F#m 
nd I  
C#m 
chas
G 
ed 
 
 
E 
you and drowned you, there deep in the well
 
An
A 
 
wh
C#m 
en 
 
y
F#m 
our mouth was full and wet, I swallowed all your
C#m 
reckless 
 
fate
 
A
F#m 
nd 
 
w
C#m 
ith 
 
 
G 
your
E 
last breath, you moaned too drunk to wake