From the recording Twisting in the Wind

Lyrics

The Boy Will Write His Own Story (In G or Capo 2 in A)

G Em C D G

Verse 1
G Em
Twisting in the wind
C D
Like chimes on the deck
G Em
Who was it who sinned?
C D G
Your mind is simply a wreck

Verse 2
G Em
The sky so dark and gray
C D
The sun comes shining through
G Em
An idyllic, perfect day
C D G
Because the boy has come to you

Chorus
Em G
The boy, a sweet life to live
Em D
The boy in all his glory
Em G
The boy, with so much to give
C D G
The boy will write his own story

G Em C D G Em C D G

Verse 3
G Em
Running with the wind at your back
C D
Dreaming of his ocean blue eyes
G Em
Doubling down in a game of blackjack
C D G
His beauty just makes you cry

Verse 4
G Em
The love you feel is beyond
C D
The salt air brings you a mist
G Em
Like a spell from a magic wand
C D G
The sweet boy blows you a kiss

Chorus
Em G
The boy, a sweet life to live
Em D
The boy in all his glory
Em G
The boy, with so much to give
C D G
The boy will write his own story
C D G
The boy will write his own story