Rockin' ChairWords & Music by Hoagy Carmichael
Recorded by The Mills Brothers, 1932
D D9 D9sus4 D9 D7/9 G G6 Gm7 Edim Ol' rock - in' chair's got me, my cane by my side; D F#m B7 E7 A7 Edim Fetch me that gin, son, 'fore I tan your hide. Bm F#7 Bm7 F#7 Bm7 C#7 F#7 Can't get from this cabin, go no where E7 Bm7-5 E7 Just sit me here grabbin' A7 A7+5 D At the flies 'round my rockin' chair. Bridge: D7 Fdim D9 D7 D7 Fdim D9 D7 My dear old Aunt Harriet -- in Hea - ven she be -- C#7 F#m B7 E7 Bm7-5 A7 E7 A7 Send me sweet chariot, for the end of that trouble I see. D D9 D9sus4 D9 D7/9 G G6 Gm7 Edim Ol' rock - in' chair gets it; judgment day is here, D F#m Bm7 G Gdim Edim D Chained to my old rock - in' chair.