“guilty” by Randy Newman, as played by Chris Smither, arranged with tab for fingerstyle guitar by Daryl Shawn.
“Guilty” is a song by Randy Newman, first recorded by Chris Smither in 1973.
Yes Baby, I been drinkin’
And I shouldn’t come by, I know
But I found myself in trouble
And I had no place else to go
Got some whiskey from the barman
Got some cocaine from a friend
I just had to keep on movin’
‘Til I was back in your arms again
Baby, I’m guilty
And I’ll be guilty for the rest of my life
How come I never do
What I’m supposed to do
How come nothing that I try to do
Ever turns out right
You know–You know how it is with me, Baby
You know I just can’t stand myself
It takes a whole lotta medicine
For me to pretend that I’m somebody else
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