Friends Of The Poor
FRIEND OF THE POOR CompassionArt By Andy Park : Leeland Mooring Email me if you need any help: firstname.lastname@example.org Verse1: F7M Am7 On the African plains, F7M A young mother weeps, for her hungry child Am7 She prays he'll survive, with tear-filled eyes F7M She looks up to heaven, and calls your name She pours out her pain G D/F# F7M You know her name, and you hear her cries Chorus: C G/B Friend of the poor, help me through the night Dm7 F7M Help me in the fight, come to my rescue C G/B Friend of the poor, take this skin and bones Dm7 F7M Make this heart a home, come to my rescue Am7 G F7M Am7 G F7M Verse2: Am On the streets of L.A. F7M An old man lies in his cardboard home Am He feels so alone, with tear-stained eyes F7M He looks up to heaven, and prays a prayer: Is there anyone there? G D/F# F7M You know his name and you hear his cries, Chorus. Bridge: Em It's getting dark, it's getting late F7M Am7 Dm7 It's cold outside the rich mans gate C And I'm wondering, Esus4 E Do you have any friends around here? Chorus.