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“Stephen” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis

 Gm
Stephen loved the poor and weak
            Gm                                Dm7
They killed him with a stone
       Gm
An angel from heaven held his hand
 Gm                                      Cm
Stephen didn’t even moan
             Gm                         Dm7  Gm
Poor Stephen didn’t even moan

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“This Old World” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis

 Bm                                                            Em
This old world is breaking my heart again
 Bm                                                                                     Em
Trouble, I thought you’d drift right out of town
         Bm                                                           Em    F#7
But this old world is bringing me down

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“How Tired I’ve Been” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis

          D                                              G                  Bm
The Lord only knows how tired I’ve been
         D                             Em             A
I’m trying to keep on, but I don’t know
 D                                      C#/D       Bm7          A/Bm7       G                          A
When will trouble take my worried mind and let me alone again?
          Bm     G        D                        A                 D
The Lord only knows how tired I’ve been

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“Nobody” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis

 E
I know there will come a day
               A
When I will throw these shoes away
 E
No more thumbing down the old highway
           B
Just trying to find a ride
       E
To heaven knows where I’ve been
         A
But I am bound for home again
         E                                              B                                C#m
I’m waiting on the day no body to tie me down
         E                                            B                                               E
I’m waiting on the day nobody gonna keep me down

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“Say Yes To Yourself!” — album by Elisabeth Pixley-Fink and Andru Bemis

This is a collection of home recordings made during the late summer days of 2011 in Kalamazoo and South Haven, Michigan. We released the record on September 16, 2011, to honor Andrew D. Wolf, who died in a bicycle accident on September 16, 2010. PRESENTE! For you and with you always.

Credits & Acknowledgements
  • Elisabeth Pixley-Fink (piano, guitar, singing)
  • Andru Bemis (banjo, fiddle, guitar, singing)
  • Samantha Cooper (fiddle)

Recorded and mixed by Elisabeth and Andru. Album art, design, and lettering by Elisabeth and Andru. Many thanks to Pat Carroll, Ira Cohen, Sam Cooper, Jeffrey Dick, Matt Wood, and especially You!

Graphics
Album Cover Art
“Say Yes To Yourself!” – Cover art