Give Kudos?
Are you sure you want to give kudos to lmofle?

Add To Songbook?
Are you sure you want to add this song to your songbook?


2,719 bands | 35,141 songs
Search: Register FREE! | Login
Browse Songs:
Browse Bands:
Tool Panel
Discuss This Song

1 2 3 4 5



Zane Williams - While I Was Away (Chord)
Submitter: lmofle (284) on 9/21/14
Month Views: 146 | Total Views: 46,054
Moderator: lmofle | Report This Song?
Song Tools

Comment

Songbook

Kudos

Show Chords

Print

While I Was Away
By Zane Williams
Tabbed By Larry Mofle
9/21/2014

Requested by: pricechance1 on 9/17/2014


Hammer on the 4th string, 2nd fret while fingerpicking in C to get close to Zane's sound...


       C
By the time I made it home
         Am 
You were already in bed
G
Chubby cheek pressed to your pillow
     G                  C
By a bedtime book you'd read

      G
And I noticed that you looked older
     Am
Than you did yesterday
            G
You've been growin' up 
G             C
While I was away


You made a pile of leaves in the front yard
I guess it's already fall
By the look of those pictures your momma took
The two of you had a ball

And it made me glad but a little sad
To see those games you play
I missed a lot of smiles
While I was away


Chorus:
        C/B   Am                     F                   C 
And for every dollar I earn there's a lesson you learn without me there
    C/B   Am                  F                          G 
And every day I'm on the go I'm prayin' that you know your daddy cared
           C                                         Am 
'Cause the hardest part about workin' hard ain't the bills I gotta pay
     G                            C  
It's you growin' up while I was away


And I found your note in the kitchen
It's a real work of art
A stickman holding your stick hand 
With "Daddy" written in a heart

And it got me good 'cause I understood
Just what you meant to say
You've been missin' me too
While I was away


Chorus

Tag:
             C                  E7 
You know the hardest part about workin' hard
          Am            F    F/D
Ain't the bills I gotta pay
     Dm
It's everything I missed
G            C  
While I was away 
 Comments (click here to add a non-facebook comment)
Home | FAQs | Privacy | Terms | Advertise | Contact
Top 100 Tab Sites