California Dreaming

The Mamas and the Papas

 

                             Am              G                 F        G

All the leaves are brown (all the leaves are brown)

G            Bm7                                     E7      F

And the sky is gray (and the sky is gray)

F                               C             E7      Am     Dm7

I've been for a walk (I've been for a walk)

Dm7              E               Dm6   E7

On a winter's day (on a winter's day)

E7                    Am                   G       F        G

I'd be safe and warm (I'd be safe and warm)

G                 Bm7                E7

If I was in L.A. (if I was in L.A.)

E7             Am           G   F        G

California dreaming (California dreaming)

G                 Bm7   E7

On such a winter's day

 

[similar]

Stopped into a church I passed along the way.

Well, I got down on my knees and I pretended to pray.

You know the preacher likes the cold, he knows I'm gonna stay.

California dreaming on such a winter's day.

 

INSTRUMENTAL VERSE:

 

All the leaves are brown and the sky is gray.

I've been for a walk on a winter's day.

If I didn't tell her, I could leave today.

California dreaming, on such a winter's day.

California dreaming, on such a winter's day.

California dreaming, on such a winter's day.