When my [d] baby moved out and the blues moved in There wasnt nothin I could do But mosey around with my head in my hands Lord [a7] what am I comin [d] to I just keep [a7] moanin [p] [nc] moa-oanin the blues. [d] ... [d7]
I [*g7] wrote a nice, long [d] letter Sayin [*g7] mama please come [d] home Your [e7] dad-ad-dy is lon-one-some And [a7] all I [am] do is [a7] moan ... I been [d] lovin that gal for so doggone long I cant afford to lose her now I thought I was right but I must of been wrong cause my [a7] head is startin to bow [d] And now Im [a7] moanin [p] [nc] moa-oanin the blues. [d]
If you want a good gal to stay around You gotta treat her nice and kind If you do her wrong shell leave this tonw And youll almost lose your mlind Then youll moanin; moa-oanin the blues.
Aw! baby, baby, baby Honey baby, please come home Your dad-ad-dy is lon-one-some and all I do is moan I promise you baby that Ill be good And Ill never be bad no more Im sittin here waitin for you right now To walk through that front door Then Ill stop moanin; moa-oanin the blues.