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Drums lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use, it was a
very popular Jim Reeves' song. It has simple chords with a very pretty
melody, it's done slowly.
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Distant Drums Recorded by Jim Reeves Written by Cindy Walker C G7 C I hear the sound of distant drums G7 C Far away far away G7 C And if they call for me to come F C G7 C Then I must go and you must stay C7 F So Mary marry me let's not wait G7 C Let's share all the time we can before it's too late C7 F Love me now for now is all the time there may be G7 C If you love me Mary Mary marry me G7 C I hear the sound of bugles blow G7 C Far away far away G7 C And if they call then I must go F C G7 C Across the sea so wild and grey C7 F So Mary marry me let's not wait G7 C For the distant drums might change our wedding date C7 F And love me now for now is all the time there may be G7 C If you love me Mary Mary marry me
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song really reaches out to parents, spouses and loved ones of our
soldiers that have to leave to go fight in wars. Use these Distant Drums lyrics and chords to learn this great country classic, it's a beautiful song.