Layla

 Eric Clapton

 

 

(starts on A)

|Dm                         A      

. What will you do when you get lonely,

Dm            Eb             F     F7|

. with nobody waiting by your side?

Bb            C/G        F               Bb   

. You've been running and hiding much too long.

Gm7             C                F       Bb  

. You know it's just your foolish pride.  Lay-

 

<chorus>:

Ebm Db B     Db           Ebm       

-la,       you got me on my knees, Lay-

  Db B      Db              Ebm        

-la,       I'm begging darling please, Lay-

 Db B  Db                Ebm            

-la       Darling won't you ease my worried

 Db B  Db    Am C

mind.

 

Dm                    A      

. Tried to give you conso-lation,

Dm             Eb           F     F7

. your old man won't let you down.

Bb       C/G    F                 Bb   

. Like a fool, I fell in love with you,

Gm7          C                 F     Bb  

. turned the whole world upside down. Lay-

 

<chorus>

 

Dm                            A    

. Let's make the best of the situ-ation.

Dm         Eb           F     F7

. before I finally go in-sane.

Bb             C/G      F            Bb   

. Please don't say we'll never find a way,

Gm7           C               F      Bb  

. and tell me all my love's in vain.  Lay-

 

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