Elvis Costello - The World And His Wife Chords

 
         
         
         
         
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Intro G [G/f#] Em D C G G [G/f#] Em The family circle gathers round from very far and near To Dpass around the Csame remarks they Gpassed away last year G [G/f#] Em The little girl you dangled on your knee without mishap Stirs Dsomething in your Cmemory and Gsomething in your lap BI believe that something here is Dvery much amiss G [G/f#] Em But its a living and this is the life For the Dworld Cand his Dwife The world Cand his Fmwife The Amkissing cousins step outside to Emcuddle and confess BShe says sweet nothing at all its Dmuch more of a mess G [G/f#] Em She says our mother and someone elses father DWent for two weeks Choliday in GTaramasalata G [G/f#] Em Daddy went out with the rubbish and he kept on talking BeDtween Mum and the Cwalls god only Gknows who does the talking The conversation melts like chocolate down our open jaws Through the loud appeal of laughter and the counting score drawers But later on in the evening through the tears and fol de rol Come the setimental feelings of the lure of vitriol Longing thoughts go hankering for the old home overseas With a blindfold and a national anthem sung in different keys Suggestions and corrections are always welcome! date: 95/10/15

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The family Gcircle gathers round from very far and near Em To pass Daround the same remarks thCey passed away last year G The littleG girl you dangeled on your knee without mishapEm Stirs something iDn your memory and somethiCng in your lap G The junipeAmr berry has a very deadly kEmiss BI would say that something here is very much in this Dm D GBut it?s a living and this is Emthe life For the world aDnd his wCife G The world Dand hiC7s wife Fm The kissingAm cousins step outside to cuddle and confess Em BShe says sweet nothing at all it?s much more of a messDm D She says our mGother and someone else?s father Em WenDt for two weeks holiday in TaramasCalata G DaddGy went out with the rubbish and he kept on walkinEmg BetweeDn mum and the walls - god only kCnows who does the takling G The junipeAmr berry has a very deadly kEmiss BI would say that something here is very much in this Dm D GBut it?s a living and this is Emthe life For the world aDnd his wCife G The world Dand hiC7s wife Fm The conversatAmion melts like chocolate down our open jaws Em Through the loud appeaBl of laughter and the counting of score draws Dm D But lateGr on in the evening through the tears and fol de rol Em Come the sentimental feelinDgs for the luCre of vitriol G LongiGng thoughts go hankering for the old home overseas Em With a blindfold Dand a national anthem sCung in diferent keys G The junipeAmr berry has a very deadly kEmiss BI would say that something here is very much in this Dm D GBut it?s a living and this is thEme life For the world aDnd his wCife G The world Dand his Cwife G The world Fand his Cwife G Seite 2 von 2Seite 1 von 2