Gold Watch and Chain
Written by A. P. Carter
Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis
Same chord progression for verse and chorus.

(G)

Transpose


1.

G |C / / / |G / / Darling, how can I stay here with-out you, / |D / / / |G / / I have no-thing to cheer my poor heart, / |C / / / |G / / This old world would seem sad, love, with-out you, / |D / / / |G / / / | Tell me now that we're ne-ver to part.

chorus:

I will pawn you my gold watch and chain, love, I will pawn you my gold diamond ring, I will pawn you this heart in my bosom, Only say that you'll love me again.

2.

Take back all the gifts you have given, But a ring and a lock of your hair, And a card with your picture upon it, It's a face that is false, but is fair.

chorus:

3.

Tell me why is it that you don't love me, Tell me why that your smile is not bright, Tell me why you have grown so cold-hearted, Is there no kiss for me, love, tonight?

chorus:

4.

Oh, the white rose that blooms in the garden, It grows with the love of my heart , It broke through on the day that I met you , It will die on the day that we part.

chorus:


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