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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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WINTERFEST 2015

The St. Anthony Winterfest will be held from March 12 - 22, 2015.



TRADESHOW 2015

The St. Anthony and Area Chamber of Commerce and the Town of St. Anthony are partnering to offer a Tradeshow at the Polar Centre on September 18 & 19, 2015. There will also be a Gala at the Royal Canadian Legion on the evening of September 19th with a guest speaker and band.

For further information or to reserve a space please contact Agnes Patey, St. Anthony Chamber of Commerce at (709) 454-3465 or by email at stanthonyandareachamber@yahoo.ca



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GEORGEOUS KITTENS UP FOR ADOPTION. The kittens that we have caught so far are healthy, house-trained, dewormed and NOT wild (they must have been abandoned just before we caught them), spaying/neutering will be paid for by the Help the Strays St. Anthony and Area. No fees involved with adopting these kittens. Donations are welcome. If you're interested, call Violet Colbourne Nabi at 454-4024. www.northernpeninsulapets.org



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