The Times They Are A-Changin'
[Intro]G[Strophe]G Em C GCome gather 'round people wherever you roamG Am C DAnd admit that the waters around you have grownG Em C GAnd accept it that soon you'll be drenched to the boneG Am DIf your time to you is worth savin'D D7 D6 DThen you better start swimmin' or you'll sink like a stone,G C D GFor the times, they are a-changin'[Pont]G - Em - C - G
G - Am - C - D[Strophe]G Em C GCome writers and critics who prophesize with your penG Am C DAnd keep your eyes wide the chance won't come againG Em C GAnd don't speak too soon for the wheel's still in spinG Am DAnd there's no tellin' who that it's namin'D D7 D6 DFor the loser now will be later to winG C D GFor the times they are a-changin'[Pont]G - Em - C - G
G - Am - C - D[Strophe]G Em C GCome senators, congressmen please heed the callG Am C DDon't stand in the doorway, don't block up the hallG Em C GFor he that gets hurt will be he who has stalledG Am DThere's a battle outside and it's ragin'D D7 D6 DIt'll soon shake your windows and rattle your wallsG C D GFor the times they are a-changin'[Pont]G - Em - C - G
G - Am - C - D[Strophe]G Em C GCome mothers and fathers throughout the landG Am C DAnd don't criticize what you can't understandG Em C GYour sons and your daughters are beyond your commandG Am DYour old road is rapidly agin'D D7 D6 DPlease get out of the new one if you can't lend a handG C D GFor the times they are a-changin'[Pont]G - Em - C - G
G - Am - C - D[Strophe]G Em C GThe line it is drawn the curse it is castG Am C DThe slow one now will later be fastG Em C GAs the present now will later be pastG Am DThe order is rapidly fadin'D D7 D6 DAnd the first one now will later be lastG C D GFor the times they are a-changin'