Away But Never Gone
The Wailin Jennys
"Away But Never Gone" from the Wailin' Jennys album, "Bright Morning Stars" Ukulele Chords D (hold) u D u D Verse 1 F A7 The moon's on its way to its nightly shift, F C# C7 (C) the frogs fill the creek below. F A7 The tall grass waves a farewell to the day, F C# C7 (C) the wind moans sweet and low. Bb (C) A heron tucks his head in his wing, F C9 the fish in the lake float along. F C7 F C7 F The sun sinks from sight: away, but never gone. Verse 2 F A7 The dawn brings the dew like a thousand jewels, F C# C7 (C) a nest rustles high on a bough. F A7 The blue egg stays warm in the cool of the morn, F C# C7 (C) under a red breast of down. Bb The clouds turn and stretch, Bb (C) F C9 the moon checks its wrist and gathers itself with a yawn, F C7 F C7 F And winks to the sun: away, but never gone. Verse 3 (*Whistling and humming*) Coda Bb (C) All o'er the world, as it turns and it turns, F C9 the stars twinkle off and dawn, F C7 F C7 F And we come and go: away, but never gone. Enjoy!