Have mercy on the criminal chords

Elton John

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Mel: G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Bb C Eb F G Chd: Cm Cm Bb F7 Ab Mel: G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C Chd: Cm Cm Bb Mel: G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C G Bb C Eb C Bb C Eb G Bb C Eb C Eb C Eb Chd: F7 Ab Mel: G G Bb C Eb C Bb G Gb F Eb C Bb Chd: Cm {none} Cm Cm G7 B Cm Bb Fm Ab Have you heard the dogs at night somewhere on the hill? Cm G Cm G G B Eb Bb G B Chasing some poor criminal & I guess they're out to kill. Cm G7 B Eb Bb Fm Ab Oh there must be shackles on his feet and mother in his eyes. Cm G Cm G D G D G F D B Stumbling thru devil dark with the hound pack in full cry. Chorus< b>: Ab C Eb F Bb D F G Cm Have mercy on the criminal who is running from the law. Ab C Eb F Bb D F G Cm Are you blind to the wind of change? Don't you hear him anymore? Ab7 F Eb Ab Ab7 Ab G Gb Fm Praying Lord you gotta help me. I am never gonna sin again Cm Cm Bb Ab7 G7 Cm G7 Just take these chains from round my legs. Sweet Jesus I'll be your friend. Cm G7 B Now have you ever seen the white teeth gleam Cm Bb Fm Ab while you lie on a cold damp ground? Cm G You're taking in the face of a rifle butt Cm G G B Eb Bb G B while the wardens hold you down. Cm G7 B Eb Bb Fm Ab And you've never seen a friend in years. Oh, it turns your heart to stone. Cm G You jump the walls and the dogs run free, Cm G D G D G F D B and the grave's gonna be your home. {Repeat Chorus< b>}