12 Daddy
Artist: Joe and Angela Garrity
www.GodlyChristianMusic.com
12-Daddy

Song order: Verse 1, Chorus 1, Verse 2, Chorus 2 X2, Bridge, Verse 3

Verse 1:

G______ D/F#m____________Em ____C
Sitting on my front porch throwing down another beer
G__D/F#m__________Em ____C
I wish it was a mystery how I got here
G________D/F#m______ Em ______ C
Smoked a joint every day since I was fifteen
G__D/F#m____ Em ____ C
Trying to forget somehow what happened to me


Chorus 1:

____ G__C
I needed a daddy
____ Em____D
Someone to protect me
__G____C
Alone with these memories
__Em
This is misery


Verse 2:

G__________ D/F#m______Em ____C
Every other weekend I look into his eyes
G______ D/F#m____________Em ____C
And every other weekend I'm so broken that I cry
G______ D/F#m__________Em ____C
I hate what I've become because I know what he needs
G______ __D/F#m________Em ____C
And all I have that I can give is what was handed down to me


Chorus 2:

____G__C
I need a savior
__________ Em __ D
Someone to set me free
________________G__C
I want to start over
__Em D
I want to be his daddy


Bridge:

G
So I'll leave it all behind
____ C
Though I'm scared out of my mind
Em
Chasing peace I've never known
C
Father, before my son is grown
Em
I am begging you
D
Please change me
__G__C
I need a father
Em D
So I can be his daddy


Verse 3:

G____ D/F#m______Em__ C
In my new apartment, crying thankful tears
G__D/F#m____________ Em __________ C
I never thought it'd be like this in a million years
G ____D/F#m______ Em ____C
I hug him tight and often, his arms around my neck
G______ __D/F#m____________ C
Thank you God for loving him and giving me my life back

G______ ____D/F#m______ Em ____C
I hug him tight and often, his arms around my neck
G______ __ D/F#m__________ Em __ D ____C
Thank you God for loving him and giving me my life back