As water to the thirsty

   A♭9
As water to the thirsty,
   A♭7           E♭/A♭
As beauty to the eyes,
   D♭/F 
As strength that follows weakness,
    D♭m/A♭           E♭sus4 E♭
As truth instead of lies;
   A♭9          E♭/A♭
As songtime and springtime
    D♭/F           D♭m
and summertime to be.
         A♭   D♭m        A♭maj7
So is my lord, my living lord,
D♭m/B♭    E♭sus4 E♭ A♭9 E♭/A♭ D♭/A♭ A♭9
So is my lord   to me
      A♭9
Like calm in place of clamour,
     A♭7                E♭/A♭
Like peace that follows pain,
      D♭/F 
Like meeting after parting,
      D♭m/A♭         E♭sus4 E♭
Like sunshine after rain
     A♭9           E♭/A♭
Like moonlight and starlight
    D♭/F             D♭m
and sunlight on the sea
         A♭   D♭m        A♭maj7
So is my lord, my living lord,
D♭m/B♭    E♭sus4 E♭ A♭9 E♭/A♭ D♭/A♭ A♭9
So is my lord   to me
   A♭9
As sleep that follows fever,
   Cm /F           E♭sus4 E♭
As gold instead of grey
   D♭9           D♭
As freedom after bondage,
   D♭m            E♭sus4 E♭
As sunrise to the day
   A♭9         E♭/A♭
As home to the traveler
   D♭/A♭           D♭m
and all we long to see
         A♭    D♭m       A♭maj7
So is my lord, my living lord,
D♭m/B♭    E♭sus4 E♭ A♭9 E♭/A♭ D♭/A♭ D♭m/A♭ A♭9
So is my lord   to me