Small Axe (Bob Marley & The Wailers )

C G D 1. Why boasteth thy-self, O heathen men; C G D Playing smart and not being clever, oh no! C G D D7 I say you're working iniqui-ty, to a-chieve vanity, yeah, if a-so a-so. C G D D7 But the goodness of Jah-Jah, en-dureth for-ever. C G G7 R1: If you are the big tree, D G G7 We are the small axe C G G7 Sharpened to cut you down, (well sharp) D G G7 Ready to cut you down, oh yeah! 2. These are the words of my master, (Keep on tellin' me - o-oh!) No weak heart shall prosper: And whosoever diggeth a pit, Shall fall in it - shall fall in it. Whosoever diggeth a pit, shall bury in it - shall bury in it. R2: If you are the big tree, We are the small axe Sharpened to cut you down, (well sharp) Ready to cut you down C G D G *: Oooh ooh ooh ooh ooh to cut you down C G D G Oooh ooh ooh ooh ooh to cut you down C G D D7 3. Whosoever diggeth the pit, shall fall in it, fall in it, eh! C G D D7 Whosoever diggeth the pit, shall bury in it - shall bury in it. R2: If you are the big tree... (2x)