LyriXML: The Lion Lair (Bonnie Prince Billy )

Bb F
I took road and said goodbyeF
friends go one way I went mineF Eb F
I got lost then very quicklyF
started shaking feeling sicklyEb F

in the lion lair, in the lion lairBb Dm
watch your own self and take careEb Bb
I am outside, almost one withBb F
all the life in the lion lairEb Bb

all alone and all aroundF
canyon clept above the groundF Eb F
there was treeless flat around meF
and no evil came and found meF Eb F

in the lion lair, in the lion lairBb Dm
watch your own self and take careEb Bb
I am outside, almost one withBb F
all the life in the lion lairEb Bb

stars came out in midday burningC
earth grumbled stones were churningC Bb F C
colors red were rocks and skyC
and powered glint infused the eyeC Bb F C
had himself in no time at allDm
hand on shaft and gripped his ballC
wished your mouth would come down on itBb
feel your lips sink warm upon itBb C

in the lion lair, in the lion lairBb Dm
watch your own self and take careEb Bb
I am outside, almost one withBb F
all the life in the lion lairEb Bb

beast and bird they called me kinF
bathed me and they tucked me inF Eb F
laid down on the forest groundF
stars above they shone on downF Eb F

in the lion lair, in the lion lairBb Dm
watch your own self and take careEb Bb
I am outside, almost one withBb F
all the life in the lion lairEb Bb