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Saltwater Joys - Guitar Chords


Song - Saltwater Joys
Written by Wayne Chaulk
Performed by Jackie Sullivan

Standard Guitar tuning - capo at 2nd fret

Intro Chords (verse)

Verse 1

Just to [G] wake up in the [D] morning,
To the [Em] quiet of the [C] cove
And to [G] hear Aunt Bessie [D] talking to her [G] self
And to [G] hear poor Uncle [D] John,
mumbling [Em] wishes to old [C] Nell
It [G] made me feel like [D] everything was [G] fine.

Chorus 1

I was [D] born down by the [Em] water,
It’s [C] here I’m gonna [G] stay;
I’ve [D] searched for all the [Em] reasons,
why [C] I should go  a [G] way,
But, I haven’t got the [D] thirst
for all those [Em] modern-day [C] toys,
So, [G] I’ll just take my chances
with those [D] salt-water [G] joys.

Verse 2

Following the little brook, as it trickles to the shore
In the autumn, when the trees are flaming red
Kicking leaves that fall around me
Watching sunsets paint the hills
That’s all I’ll ever need to feel at home

Chorus 2

This island that we cling to, has been handed down with pride
By folks, who fought to live here, taking hardships all in stride
So, I compliment your beauty, hold on to my goodbyes
And I’ll stay and take my chances with those salt-water joys.

Verse 3 (violin solo)

Verse 4

How can I leave those mornings, with the sunrise on the cove?
And the gulls like flies surrounding Clayton’s wharf
Platter’s Island wrapped in rainbow, in the evening after fog
The ocean smells are perfume to my soul

Chorus 3

Some go to where the buildings, reach to meet the clouds
A warm and gentle people, turn to swarmin’ faceless crowds
So I do without their riches, glamour and the noise,
And I’ll stay and take my chances with those salt-water joys

[REPEAT CHORUS 3]

Verse 5 (violin solo)

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Expressions of Interest - Grenfell Dock

The Grenfell Historical Society invites expressions of interest from businesses/individuals who may be interested in operating a tour boat enterprise from the Grenfell dock for the 2015 tourist season. The dock includes access to parking, electricity, washroom facilities and office space/ticket booth. The facility is adjacent to the Grenfell Interpretation Centre which provides a built in marketability option for a tourism venture.

For further details and a list of specifications please contact the Grenfell Historical Society by email at manager@grenfell-properties.com or by telephone at (709) 454-4010.



Free Holiday Skate

Celebrate the season with free skating at the St. Anthony Polar Centre on December 21 & 28, 2014 from 7pm - 8pm, compliments of Tim Hortons. Donations for the local food bank will be accepted.



House Decorating Contest

Decorate your home and show your community spirit. Judging will take place from Sunday, December 21, 2014 to Saturday, December 27, 2014. Please ensure your lights are on during these days.Prizes for both East & West side of town.

For more information, please contact the St. Anthony Recreation Department at 454-3864.



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