• Song:

    Wind Me Up Let Me Go

  • Artist:

    Cliff Richard

WIND ME UP (Let Me Go): CLIFF RICHARD - 1965/1966
(Talley/Montgomery) 3/4 - 88

This pretty ballad was a U.K. hit single for Cliff in 1965/1966,
where it peaked on nr. 2, and charted for 12 weeks in the Top-20.
In the Netherlands it got to nr. 18, and it charted for 9 weeks
in the Top-40.

YOUTUBE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XoLufYfG0BM

|%   |: Repeat the previous Chord and Measure of 4-counts.

INTRO: |   D7|G   |Em   |G   |Em   |


G         |G7        |C              |%    |
I'm just a little tin soldier in your hands.
D           |%                |D7          |G    |
I'm good for nothing, but to o-bey your com-mands.
%        |G7    |C         |Am7   |
You never really loved me I know.
D         |D7        |G   |G-Em-D7|
So wind me up, let me go.


G         |G7              |C              |%    |
I'm just a play thing, till you see someone else.
D           |%          |D7         |G
And then you leave me, a-lone on the shelf.
   |%       |G7           |C                |Am7   |
But even tin soldiers have hearts, don't you know.
D         |D7        |G   |%   |
So wind me up, let me go.


C               |%
You don't really need me,
        |G            |%
you've a hundred other toys.
   |A               |A7
And tear drops don't look good,
      |D              |D7   |
in the eyes of soldier boys.


G         |G7     |C               |%    |
So pick me up, and hold me one more time.
D                |%          |D7           |G   |
That's just conso-lation, for this heart of mine.
%        |G7                |C                |Am7   |
Whisper a sweet word, to the one who loves you so.
D           |D7        |G   |%   |
Then wind me up, let me go.

             / (Break)
D           |D7        |G   |Em   |G   |Em
Then wind me up, let me go.

     (|G   |Em   |G   |Em   |) (: in Fade Out)
Let me go.
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