This file is part of a collection that (moreso than the rest of the site) are not meant to be detailed or accurate transcriptions of the original recordings. They're just some simple chord charts that I made for my own use, some of them my own arrangements.
"CAREFREE HIGHWAY" by Gordon Lightfoot www.lightfoot.ca From his 1974 album Sundown Written by Gordon Lightfoot Written by Gordon Meredith Lightfoot Jr. Transcribed by T-rev www.t-rev.net Capo 2 D C G A4 A D A F# Bm A Picking up the pieces of my sweet shattered dream G D A4 A I wonder how the old folks are tonight D A F# Bm Her name was Ann and I'll be damned if I recall her face G A D She left me not knowing what to do C G A D Carefree highway, let me slip away on you... C G A ...Carefree highway, you've seen better days Bm A G D/F# E4 E The morning after blues from my head down to my shoes D C G A4 A Carefree highway, let me slip away... D C G A4 A ...Slip away on you D C G A4 A D A F# Bm A Turning back the pages to the times I love best G D A4 A I wonder if she'll ever do the same D A F# Bm Now the thing that I call living is just being satisfied G A D With knowing I got no one left to blame C G A D Carefree highway, I got to see you my old flame... D A F# Bm A Searching through the fragments of my dream-shattered sleep G D A4 A I wonder if the years have closed her mind D A F# Bm I guess it must be wanderlust or trying to get free G A D From the good old faithful feeling we once knew C Carefree highway... D C ...Slip away on you G A4 A D Let me slip away on you C G A D Carefree highway, I got to see you my old flame... Transcribed 2023-05-03 by T-rev More tab available at www.t-rev.net xx0232 D x32010 C 320003 G x02230 A4 x02220 A 244322 F# x24432 Bm 200232 D/F# 022200 E4 022100 E
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