MAMA DON'T FORGET TO PRAY FOR ME
Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time
Submitted by: Christopher R.
Feb. 8, 2004
Capo 2nd Fret
Intro: (Bm) (G/B) (A) (D)
Well (D) hello, itís (F#7) good to hear your (G) voice
(Em) I hate to call so late, but I didnít have a (A7sus) choice (A7)
(D) Iím calling you from (F#7) Dallas, (G) headed for L.(E)A.
I (G) wish I had more (D) time to talk, (A) thereís so much to (D) say
No I (Bm) ainít forgot how (E7) I was raised
But Iím (A) liviní way too (D) fast
Itís a (G) roller coaster (A) ride, up and (D) down
(Bm) My new job is (E7) going great, Iím (A) headed for the (D) top
I should be (G) happy (Em) but somehow Iím (A7sus) not (A7)
Some(D)times I think the (D/C) devil has (G/B) got me by the (D) sleeve
(A/C#) Oh, (Bm) mama donít for(A7)get to pray for (D) me
Tell me (D) how is the (F#7) weather?
Have you (G) put the garden out?
(Em) Are the dogwoods bloominí out behind the (A7sus) house? (A7)
No (D) Iím not sick, thereís (F#7) nothiní wrong, (G) oh, donít wake up (E) dad
(G) I just thought of (D) you and home (A) and got a little (D) sad
Oh, (Bm) mama donít for(A7)get to pray for (D) me