Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
A♭ E♭/G Fm E♭ C♯ A♭ C B♭m E♭
Verse 1FmI left my heart to the C♯sappers round Khe SA♭anhA♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G And i sFmold my soul with my cigaC♯retts to the blacE♭k maFmrkeE♭t maE♭n EdimI've had the FmVietnam cold turC♯key from the oA♭cean to the silver ciC♯ty And it's oB♭mnly other VF♯ets could undersE♭tand Fm E♭/G E♭
Verse 2About the lonFmg forgotten docC♯kside guarenteA♭es A♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G How there were Fmno V-dE♭ay hC♯eroes in nineE♭/Gteen seFmventy tE♭hree How we saFmiled into Sydney HarC♯bour saw an oA♭ld friend but I couldn't kC♯iss her She was linedB♭m, and I was hE♭ome to the lucky laA♭nd C♯ A♭ E♭/G
Verse 3And she was liFmke so many mC♯ore from that time A♭on A♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G Their liFmves were all E♭so eC♯mpty, till they'd fE♭ound their FmchoB♭sen E♭one Edim And their leFmgs were often opC♯en but their mA♭inds were always clC♯osed And their heB♭marts were held in fF♯ast suburban chaE♭ins Fm B♭ E♭ Edim
Verse 4And the lFmegal pads were yeC♯llow, hours lA♭ong, paypA♭sus4ackets lA♭ean E♭/G And the tFmelex writers clatC♯tered were the gunE♭ships FmoncB♭e had bE♭een Edim But the cFmar parks made me jC♯umpy And it nA♭ever stopped the drC♯eams or the grB♭mowing need for spE♭eed and novacA♭aine C♯ A♭
Verse 5So I wFmorked across the coC♯untry eA♭nd A♭sus4to end A♭ E♭/G Tried to fFmind a place to sC♯ettle down, where my mE♭ixed up liFmfe B♭could mE♭end Edim Held a Fmjob on an oilC♯-rig flying choA♭ppers when I coC♯uld But the nigB♭mhtlife nearly drF♯ove me round the bE♭end Fm E♭ E♭ Edim
Verse 6And I've trFmavelled round the woC♯rld from year to yA♭ear A♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G And eFmach one's found me aiC♯mless, one more yE♭ear the FmworB♭se for E♭wear And i'Edimve been bFmack to South East AC♯sia but the aA♭nswer sure aint thC♯ere But I'm drB♭mifting North to cE♭heck things ouit agA♭ainC♯ A♭ this fills the next bit:
Fm C♯ A♭ A♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G
Fm C♯ E♭ Fm B♭ E♭ Edim
Fm C♯ A♭ C♯ B♭m E♭ A♭ C♯ A♭ E♭/G
Verse 7You know the lFmast plane out of SC♯ydney's almost gA♭one A♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G Only sFmeven flying hC♯ours and i'll be lE♭anding iFmn HB♭ong KE♭ong TheEdimre aint noFmthin like the kiC♯sses From a jA♭aded Chinese PrC♯incess I'm gonna hB♭mit some Hong Kong mF♯atress all night loE♭ng Fm E♭ E♭ Edim
Verse 8Well know the lFmast plane out of SC♯ydney's almost gA♭one A♭sus4 A♭ E♭/G You know the last pFmlane out of SyC♯dney's almost gE♭one Fm B♭ E♭ aEdimnd it's reFmally got me woC♯rried I'm goin nA♭owhere and I'm in a huC♯rry And the laB♭mst plane out of SE♭ydney's almost gA♭one E♭/G WFmell know the last C♯plane out of SydA♭ney'sA♭sus4 almost A♭gonE♭/Ge You know the last pFmlane out of SyC♯dney's almost gE♭one Fm B♭ E♭ aEdimnd it's reFmally got me woC♯rried I'm goin nA♭owhere and I'm in a huC♯rry And the laB♭mst plane out of SE♭ydney's almost gA♭one C♯ A♭ C♯ A♭ This also sounds great just on piano, top song. - Sam Mather
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