G G F G G G Em C G Come gather 'round people wherever you roam G Am D D - D7 And admit that the waters around you have grown G Em C G And accept it that soon you'll be drenched to the bone G Am D If your time to you is worth savin' G Hm C D Then you better start swimmin' or you'll sink like a stone, G Am D G G F G For the times, they are a-chang - in' Come writers and critics who prophecies with your pen And keep your eyes wide the chance won't come again And don't speak too soon for the wheel's still in spin And there's no tellin' who that it's namin' For the loser now will be later to win For the times they are a-changin' Come mothers and fathers throughout the land And don't criticize what you don't understand Your sons and your daughters are beyond your command Your old road is rapidly agin' Please get out of the new one if you can't lend a hand For the times they are a-changin' Come senators, congressmen please heed the call Don't stand in the doorway, don't block up the hall For he that gets hurt will be he who has stalled There's a battle outside and it's ragin' It'll soon shake your windows and rattle your walls For the times they are a-changin' The line it is drawn the curse it is cast The slow one now will later be fast As the present now will later be past The order is rapidly fadin' And the first one now will later be last For the times they are a-changin'
C F C- Em7 Am How many roads must a man walk down C F G Before you can call him a man? C F C - Em7 Am Yes, 'n' how many seas must a white dove sail C F G Before she sleeps in the sand? C F C- Em7 Am Yes, 'n' how many times must the cannon balls fly C F G Before they're forever banned? F G C - Em7 Am The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind, F G C The answer is blowing in the wind, Yes, 'n' how many years can a mountain exist Before it is washed to the sea? Yes, 'n' how many years can some people exist Before they're allowed to be free? Yes, 'n' how many times can a man turn his head And pretending that he just doesn't see? The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind, The answer is blowing in the wind, Yes, 'n' how many times must a man look up Before he can see the sky? Yes, 'n' how many ears must one man have Before he can hear people cry? Yes, 'n' how many death will it take till he knows That too many people have died? The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind, F G C C7 The answer is blowing in the wind, The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind, The answer is blowing in the wind,