When Doves Cry - Prince & The Revolution

 

Dm/A            x03231

E7+5/Ab         4x253x 

E7/Ab           4x243x

 

Intro Riff x4

F Am G

 

Am                    Dm/A

Dig if you will the picture

    G                     E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

Of you and I engaged in a kiss

    Am                    Dm/A

The sweat of your body covers me

G         

Can you my darling

E7+5/Ab   E7/Ab

Can you picture this?

 

Am                 Dm/A

Dream if you can a courtyard

   G                        E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

An ocean of violets in bloom

Am             Dm/A

Animals strike curious poses

G

They feel the heat

    E7+5/Ab      E7/Ab   Am

The heat between me and you

 

Am                           Dm/A

How can you just leave me standing?

G                          E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

Alone in a world that's so cold? (So cold)

Am                      Dm/A

Maybe I'm just too demanding

G                      E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

Maybe I'm just like my father too bold

 

Am                        Dm/A

Maybe you're just like my mother

G                 E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

She's never satisfied (She's never satisfied)

Am                       Dm/A

Why do we scream at each other

G            

This is what it sounds like

E7+5/Ab   E7/Ab

When doves cry

 

Riff 4x

F Am G

 

Am                   Dm/A

Touch if you will my stomach

G                      E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

Feel how it trembles inside

Am                        Dm/A

You've got the butterflies all tied up

G

Don't make me chase you

E7+5/Ab   E7/Ab

Even doves have pride

 

Am                           Dm/A

How can you just leave me standing?

G                          E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

Alone in a world that's so cold? (So cold)

Am                      Dm/A

Maybe I'm just too demanding

G                      E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

Maybe I'm just like my father too bold

 

Am                        Dm/A

Maybe you're just like my mother

G                 E7+5/Ab E7/Ab

She's never satisfied (She's never satisfied)

Am                       Dm/A

Why do we scream at each other

G            

This is what it sounds like

E7+5/Ab   E7/Ab

When doves cry