| Gm | F | Eb | GmI have often told you storiesFabout the way GmI lived the life of a drifterDm waiting for the day GmWhen I'd take your hand and sing you songs FThen maybe you would sayGmCome lay with me and love meDm And I would surely stay Bb C Gm But I feel I'm growing older F BAnd the songs that I have sung D GmEcho in the distance FLike the sound B Eb Of a windmill going roundCm DmGuess I'll always be GmA soldier of fortune. | Gm | C | Gm | C || Gm | B | C | Gm | Many times I've been a travellerI looked for something newIn days of old when nights were coldI wandered without youBut those days I thought my eyesHad seen you standing nearThough blindness is confusingIt shows that you're not here. Now I feel I'm going olderAnd the songs that I have sungEcho in the distanceLike the soundOf a windmill going roundGuess I'll always beA soldier of fortune Eb FYes, I can hear the sound B Eb of a windmill going round Cm DmI guess I'll always be Gma soldier of fortune. Eb FI guess I'll always be G A soldier of fortune.
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