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From: Roger Peterson email@example.com Words and m;usic: Martin Nystrom This is how I've sung it, its a great song R. Peterson AS THE DEER - 4/4 time C G Am C F 1. AS THE DEER PANT - ETH FOR THE WAT -ER, SO MY SOUL LONG - ETH 2. YOUR'RE MY FRIEND AND YOU ARE MY BROTH-ER, E- VEN THOUGH YOU 3. I WANT YOU MORE THAN GOLD OR SIL - VER, ON - LY YOU CAN G7 C G Am C Af - ter thee. You a - lone are my heart's de - si - re, Are a king. I love You more than an - y oht - er, Sat - is fy. You a - lone are the real joy giv - er, F G G7 C And I long to wor - ship Thee. So much more than an - y thing. And the ap - ple of my eye. Refrain Am F C You a - lone are my strength, my shield; F Am Dm E7* To you a - lone may my spir - it yield............ C G Am C You a - lone are my heart's de - si - re, F G7 C And I long to wor - ship thee. ** I like to strum once, hold 4 beats with a little vibrato ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Another arrangement As the Deer D F#m Bm As the deer panteth for the water G A D So my soul longeth after Thee D F#m Bm You alone are my heart's desire G A D And I long to worship Thee Bm G D You alone are my strength, my shield G Em7 F# To You alone may my spirit yield D F#m Bm You alone are my heart's desire G A D And I long to worship Thee D F#m Bm You're my friend and You are my brother G A D Even though You are a King D F#m Bm I love You more than any other G A D So much more than anything D F#m Bm I want You more than gold or silver G A D Only You can satisfy D F#m Bm You alone are the real joy giver G A D And the apple of my eyeHome