Bare Necessities

By

Chorus

Look for the
C
bare ne
C7
cessities, the
F
simple bare ne
F7
cessities,
For
C
get about your
A7
worries, and your
D7
strife,
G7
I mean, the
C
bare ne
C7
cessities, ol'
F
Mother Nature's
F7
recipes,
That
C
bring the
A7
bare ne
D7
cessi
G7
ties of
C
life
F7
C

Verse 1

Wherever I
G7
wander, wherever I
C
roam,
I couldn't be
G7
fonder, of my big
C
home,
The
C7
bees are
F
buzzin' in the
Fm
tree to make some
C
honey just for
D7
me,
When
Am7
you look under the
A7
rocks and plants,
And
Dm7
take a glance at the
D7
fancy
G7
ants, then
C
maybe try a
A7
few,
The bare ne
Dm7
cessities of
G7
life will come to
C
you,
Am
Dm7
They'll
G7
come to
C
you
F7
C

Chorus *

Look for the
C
bare ne
C7
cessities, the
F
simple bare ne
F7
cessities,
For
C
get about your
A7
worries, and your
D7
strife,
G7
I mean, the
C
bare ne
C7
cessities, ol'
F
Mother Nature's
F7
recipes,
That
C
bring the
A7
bare ne
D7
cessi
G7
ties of
C
life
F7
C

Verse 2

Now, when you pick a
G7
paw-paw, or a prickly
C
pear,
And you prick a
G7
raw paw, well, next time
C
...beware,
Don't
C7
pick the
F
prickly pear by the
Fm
paw,
When you pick a
C
pear try to use the
D7
claw,
But
Am7
you don't need to
A7
use the claw,
When
Dm7
you pick a pair of the
D7
big paw -
G7
paw!
C
Have I given you a
A7
clue?
The bare ne
Dm7
cessities of
G7
life will come to
C
you,
Am
Dm7
They'll
G7
come to
C
you
F7
C

Interlude

C
C7
F
F7
C
A7
D7
G7
C
C7
F
F7
C
A7
D7
G7
C
F7
C
Oh, man, this is really living!
C
C
So just
C/B
try
C/A
and re
G7/D
lax!
G7
G7/D
Yeah,
G7
cool it!
C
Fall apart
C/G
...in my back
C
yard,
C
C/B
'Cause,
C/A
let me
G7/D
tell you something, Little Britches,
G7
If you keep
G7/D
acting like that
G7
bee acts.
C
..uh - uh,
C/G
you're working too hard,
C7
And
F
don't spend your time looking a -
Fm
round...
...For something you
C
want, that can't be
A7
found,
When
Am7
you find out you can
A7
live without it,
And
Dm7
go
N.C.
along not
D7
thinking a -
G7
bout it, I'll
C
tell you something
A7
true,
The bare ne
Dm7
cessities of
G7
life will come to
C
you
F7
C
C
G7
C
F7
C
G7
Dm7
G7
C
F7
C

Chorus *

Look for the
C
bare ne
C7
cessities, the
F
simple bare ne
F7
cessities,
For
C
get about your
A7
worries, and your
D7
strife,
G7
I mean, the
C
bare ne
C7
cessities, ol'
F
Mother Nature's
F7
recipes,
That
C
bring the
A7
bare ne
D7
cessi
G7
ties of
C
life
F7
C