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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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1
         
         
         
         
         
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3
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4
         
         
         
         
         
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1
X
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
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1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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3
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4

Cm7

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
1
4
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
2
1

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
4
1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
2
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
X
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

Fm

variations
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X

Cm

variations
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X
1
3
4
2
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
2
1
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
X
2
1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2

4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
2
3
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1

A7

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
4
3
X
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

G7

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
4
3
X
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
1
1
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1

7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
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4
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4

Am

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
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4
2
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
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1
         
         
         
         
         
4
2
1
X
X
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
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2
X
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1

Gm

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
4
2
1
X
X
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
No chord
    
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 4 fret

Em

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I know I got a bad repu - ta - tion

G

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and it isn't just talk, talk, talk.

Am C

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If I could only give you every - thing

Em D C

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you know I haven't got...

Em

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I couldn't have one conver -sa - tion

G

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if it wasn't for the lies, lies, lies

Am C

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And still I wanna tell you every - thing
 Em

D

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`till I close my eyes. Sudden -ly I'm

G C D7

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on the street, seven years dis - ap -

G C D7

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pear be - low my feet. Been break - in'

Em Am7

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down. Do you want me now? Do you want me

D7

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now? Sudden - ly I'm down in

G C D7

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Herald Square. Lookin' in the crowd your

G C D7

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face is ever - y - where. Been turn - in'

Em Am7

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`round. Do you want me now? Do you want me

D7

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now?

Em G

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Am7 C

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D7 D7

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DEmon't try to be an inspiration. JGust waistin' your time, time, time. YAmou know about the beCst I'll ever be IEm see it in your eyDes. C IEm know I got a bad reputation aGnd it isn't just talk, talk, talk. IAmf I could only giCve you everything yEmou know I haven't goDt. SGuddenly CI'm on the street. SD7even years disappeGar belowC my feetD7. BEmeen breakin' down. DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now? SGuddenly CI'm in another place. LD7ookin' in the crowd I thGink I seeC your faceD7. BEmeen turnin' `round. DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now?

Em

DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now?

Em

DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now? DGon't you thCink I've heard the talk? ND7obody's going to teGll me whoC to loveD7. BEmeen breakin' down. DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now? SGuddenly CI'm down in Herald Square. LD7ookin' in the crowd your faGce is eveCrywherD7e. JEmust turnin' `round. DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now? BEmeen breakin' down. DAm7o you want me now? DD7o you want me now? I'm just breakin dEmown, down, doAm7wn, down. D7 Been breakin' dEmown, down, doAm7wn, down. (ReD7peats and fades) Here's cut #2:

A E B7 E

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A E B7

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A E B7 E

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In the middle of her con - fes - sion,

A E B7 E

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
he comes over and pulls her hair.

A E B7 E

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I wake up, she is crying.
 A                E                B7

E

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I guess he was here a - gain. Evie's

Cm7 A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
tears are ne - ver gon - na

Cm7 A B

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dry. E - vie's sec - ret

Cm7 A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
tears burn this bed she

Cm7 A B

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comes to on - ly when its right. WAe meEt in a lonB7ely summEer, tAwo surviEvors of parB7adiseE. SAhe ran ofEf when I fB7irst toucEhed her. NAow she waEkes me eveB7ry nighEt. ECm7vie's tearsA are neBver gonCm7na dry. EAvie's seBcret teaCm7rs bAurn this beBd she comCm7es to only whenA its rightB.

A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Faith - less girl, you've been dreamin'.

E A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Star - ing up, your face is white with

A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
fear. O - K, now I'm list - nin'.
 E                                A
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|---------|
 You're  not     mine    and     he's    not     here-------------|

Cm7 A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Cm7 A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Cm7 A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Now I'm list - nin'.
 Cm7                             A                B
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|---------|
 You're  not     mine    and     he's    not     here-------------|
IAn the miEddle of EviB7e's gardEen, iAn a siEmple iroB7n chaiEr. WAind's blEowin' and sheB7 is singEin'. BAegs the moEon to disB7appearE. ECm7vie's tearsA are neBver gonCm7na dry. EAvie's guBilty teaCm7rs bAurn this beBd she comCm7es to only whenA its rightB. TCm7ears. A EviBe's tearCm7s. EvAie'sB tears, Cm7 bAurn this beBd she comCm7es to only whenA its lightB. CAatholic girl, yoBu've been dreamin'. SEtaring up, your faAce is white with fear. OAK, noBw I'm listnin'. EYou're not mine and Bhe's not here. Here's cut #3:

E Fm Bm D

1-------2-------3-------4-------1-------2-------3-------4-------|
 E                Fm              Bm

D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
A bare - foot whore

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
walk - in' by a fa - mous clock.

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
A - gainst her door,

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
wait - ing for the chimes to stop.

E D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Can't sink this town.

E D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Pull the gates and bring it down.

E D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I'd glad - ly drown - than

E Fm Bm D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
let you leave me lone - ly. SAhe pEulled the B7cord. E OAn a nighEt like thisB7 she Enever works. IA said no Emore. B7 E DAo I thinkE I'm underB7stood wEith her? CEan't sink this toDwn. PEull the gates and brDing it down. IE'd gladly drDown tEhan let yFmou leave mBme lonely.D IE can't sink this tDown. LEookin' back acrDoss the sea. IE'd gladly drDown. IE thought you Fmsaid you were lBmonely? D E Fm Bm D

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
TFmell you whBmat, iEs a broken promiBmse cheap enough? IFmt's all I goBmt. LEooks so sad, taBmlks to tough. CEan't sink this toDwn. PEull the gates and brDing it down. IE'd gladly drDown tEhan let yFmou leave mBme lonely.D IE can't sink this tDown. LEookin' back acrDoss the sea. IE'd gladly drDown IE thought you Fmsaid you were lBmonely? D E Fm Bm D IE thought you Fmsaid you were lBmonely? D E Fm Bm D IE thought you Fmsaid you were lBmonely? D

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Fm Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

E Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Here's cut #4: open Am for Cm open Dm for Fm open E7 for A7 open C for

E

F for

A

G for

B

Try these chords (who knows what their -real- names are?): Fm+6
 A7+4

A7

x-x-+-+-+-+ IV +-+-+-+-+-+ IV +-+-+-+-+-+ IV
| | 1 - 1 - barre 1 - 1 - 1 1 barre 1 - 1 - 1 1 barre | | | | | 2 | | | | | | | | | 2 | | | | | 3 | | | 3 | 4 | | | 3 | | | |

Cm Fm A7

x-x-+-+-+-+ IV     +-+-+-+-+-+ IV     +-+-+-+-+-+ IV
| 1 - - - 1 barre | 1 - - - - barre 1 - 1 - 1 1 barre | | | | 2 | | | | | | 2 | | | 2 | | | | 3 4 | | | | | 3 | | | 3 | | | | | | | | 4 | Fm+6
1-------2-------3-------4-------1-------2-------3-------4-------|
Fm+6
 A7+4

A7

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

Cm Fm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
You ought to see your face.

A7 Cm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
You ought to hear your voice.

Fm A7

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Last time I was here I

Cm Fm A7

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
would - n't turn a - round.

Cm Fm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
You ought to lock that door.

A7 Cm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Some - body might get in.

Fm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Didn't I teach you tha -

G7+4 E

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
- - t? This per -fect world.

A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
So blue I Can't be - gin to

A E

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
say. This per -fect world.

A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I know I ne - ver should have

A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
gone a - wa - y.

A B

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
But I still de - serve to
 A
 Fm+6
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
say good - bye no matt - er what I've
 A7+4

Cm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
do - - - ne. No

Cm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|
matt - er what I've

Fm+6

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
done. Fm+6
 A7+4

A7

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
ICm see her in your faFmce. IA7 hear her in your voCmice. LFmast time I A7was here they'd fouCmnd her in the lakeFm. A7 YCmou ought to see my scFmars. YA7ou think I'm made of stCmone.

Fm

A7+4 Didn't you tell me that--? TEhis perfect worAld. So blue BI can't begin toA say. TEhis perfect worAld. They say thaBt soon I will beA gone away.B A

B A

Fm+6 A7+4 BA7ut I still deserve to say goodbye no matter what I've done. TEhis perfect worAld. B A TEhis perfect worAld. B A NBow I've come arounAd it's far too Blate. A ABnd these pills wonA't even let meB cry. A NBo one knows you Aeven when your goneB. A

B A

Fm+6 A7+4 BA7ut I stCmill deserve to say goodbye no matter what I've done - -. No matter what I've Fm+6done. G7+4 G7 YCmou ought to see your faFmce. YA7ou ought to hear your voCmice.

Fm

A7+4 LA7ock thiCms after me - - -. Sorry, I didn't have the patience to figure out the chords he's using in this song, so I'll post the unadorned lyrics instead, and hope that someone a little more talented can match up the right chords. When I woke up, I was already evicted. And when you say lie, do you think I believe anything? Cold again, cold again, walkin' over Brooklyn Bridge. Cold again, cold again, hey Miss Liberty where have you been? When you walked up, I was lookin' at the wrong ___. And now I'm locked out, I will be back in familiar spots. Cold again, cold again, back alone before the end. Cold again, cold again, do you really think I'd turn you in? Cold again, cold again, walkin' over Brooklyn Bridge. Cold again, cold again, hey Miss Liberty where have you been? Keywords: Here's cut #6: The "C+" chord below (I don't know what the proper name is) is an open C chord with G on the top and an added A. This is how I finger it: C X===X====== | | | | 1 | | | | 2 | | | 3 | | | 4 I dunno, sounds pretty close to me. Corrections always welcome.

G Bm

1-------2-------3-------4-------1-------2-------3-------4-------|

Em C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

G Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
 Em                               C

C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
|-------|-------|-------|-------|

G Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Lovers cry, one last

Em C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
kiss by the edge then hand in hand.

G Bm

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Two lovers stop their hearts,
 Em                               C

C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Bet - ter than to be a - part.
|-------|-------|-------|-------|
They had

D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
run from her father to the high - est bri - dge.

D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Hold - ing to- gether as they jumped i - n.
 D                D7

C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
LGovers flBmy on the hilEml where they once lay sidCe by side.

G Bm Em C

TCwo lovers stop their hearts, better than to be apart.

G Bm Em C

G Bm Em C

C

SDhe was rich, he was common, but she wouldn't say no. LDying together on the rocks below. TDhey had run from her father to the highest bridge.

D D7

HColding together as they jumped in. LGovers crBmy. One last kisEms by the edge, then hanCd in hand.

G Bm Em C

TCwo lovers stop their hearts, better than to be apart. LGovers crBmy. Lovers cryEm. Lovers cry.C LGovers crBmy. Lovers cryEm. Lovers cry.C LGovers crBmy. Lovers cryEm. Lovers cry.C

G Bm Em C

LCovers cry. Lovers cry. Lovers cry. Here's cut #7:

A7 G

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A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Though you've gone a - wa - - y,

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I play your favo - rite songs.

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
In the blue and go - - ld,

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
with your dark glass - es on.

D A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I al - ways think I see you

G A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
a - cross the a - ven - ue.

D A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Walk - in' by where I lost you.

G A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
It's all I e - ver do.

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
You just walked a - wa - - y.

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
"We'll meet to - night." "O - K."

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Go - in' a - gainst the li - - ght.

A7 G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Run down in front of me.

D A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
I al - ways think I see you

G A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
a - cross the a - ven - ue.

D A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Some day I'll come to meet you

G A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
on the o - ther side. A -

F

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
cross the A - ven - ue.

F G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

A

F

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
cross the A - ven - ue.

F G A

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
|-------|-------|

A7 G

A7 G

TA7hough you've gone away,G I wA7ear your favorite shirtG. SA7itting in the sun, Gby A7the library lion. G ID always thAink I see you acGross the avenAue. SDomeday I'll coAme to meet you onG the otheAr side. AFcross the avenue. G AFcross the avenue. G AFcross the avenue. G AFcross the avenue. G Here's cut #8:

G

                                |-------2-------3-------4-------|

A

G

|-------2-------3-------4-------|-------2-------3-------4-------|
red suit - case she'll ne - ver miss,

D G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
lea - ther coat he used to wear.

G

|-------2-------3-------4-------|-------2-------3-------4-------|
Think-in' tough, look-in' tired, with
 D

G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
momm - a's money and dadd - y's ring. He's

F C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Go - ne like the wa - ter down to

G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
N - Y - C.

F C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Sleep-in' on the Eight-O - Two a -

G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
long this river runn-in' down. He's

F C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Go - ne like the wa - ter down the

G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
de - pot drai - - n.

F C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Dis - a - pear - in' in the city.

D7

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|

G

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
TGwenty-four and goin' pale. GrDowin' out, cuttin' bacGk. DGrew a face on a ticket stub with moDmma's hands and daddy's penG. HFe's gone like tChe water down tGo NYC. SFleepin' on the EiCght-O-Two alonGg this river runnin' down. HFe's gone like tChe water down thGe depot drain. DFissappearing inC the city. D7 G TGalk all night, cook all day. LoDokin' for a new place to staGy. TGhinkin' hard, lookin' bad, with moDmma's dollar in daddy's coaGt. HFe's gone like tChe water down tGo NYC. SFleepin' on the EiCght-O-Two alonGg this river runnin' down. HFe's gone like tChe water down thGe depot drain. DFissappearing inC the city. D7 G Here's cut #9: As best I can tell, this tune is really played a half step lower than I've tabbed it here, that is, in Gb (F#?) rather than G. Adjust accordingly, if so inclined.

G D C D

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G D C D

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De -

G D C D

|-------2-------3-------4-------|-------2-------3-------4-------|
lores was her middle name. She'd

G D C D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
read the book & every - thing.

G D C D

|-------2-------3-------4-------|-------2-------3-------4-------|
Now I know how old I am.

G D C D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Have you ever seen that film?

C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Talkin' to a ho - tel mirror with my glasses

D

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
off.

C

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
Now you know just what he's cryin' about.

D D7

|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|
DGelores was her Dmiddle name. C D DGangling from a siDlver chain. C D WGhere'd you learn to taDlk that way? C D IG look like James MaDson's ghost. C D TCalking to a friend after school but you don't seDe tChat she's really lookin' right at meD. YeaD7h, yeah, yeah.

G

D

C

D

G

D

C

D

DGelores was her Dmiddle name. C D AGnd now her mother'Ds wonderin', C D "GIf I could see mDy wrinkled face.C" D PGaint her lovely toDenails red. C D WCritin' all my problems in a secret little boDok. NCow I know just what he should have doDne. TCalkin' to me like I'm just a little laDte. NCow you know just what he's talkin' abDout--. D7

C D

C D D7

DGelores was her Dmiddle name. C D DGelores was her Dmiddle name. C Yeah, yeDah, yeah.

G D C D G

Here's cut #10: Try fingerpicking these chord shapes for the intro and verse:

G

D open
 A,  open

D

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G D

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A7

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G D

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In the mid - dle of

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E - vie' - s gar - den

G D

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was a rock she could

A D

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ne - ver move.

G D

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Worn a - way by a

A D

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faith - ful ha - nd 'till

G D

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no - one knows the

A D

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date.

Bm A

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Bring back the

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rain, we'll go

Em D

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walkin'. Mmm - mmm - -

A

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mmm -- .

Bm A

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Bring back the

G Fm

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wind like you

Em D

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do. Mmm - mmm - -

A7

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mmm -- . OGf the flDowers in EviAe's gardDen oGne would neDver go outA of blooDm. PGlanted ovDer a welAl, forgottDen. OGpened byD the mooAn. D BBmring baAck the raiGn we'll gFmo walkiEmn' Mmm mmDm mmm. A BBmring baAck the winGd likeFm you do. Em Mmm mmDm mmm. A BBmring baAck the raiGn to EvieFm's gardeEmn. Mmm mmDm mmm. A IBm'm atA the gatGe lookFming throuEmgh. D A7 IGn the miDddle of EviAe's gardDen wGas a roDck she could nevAer moveD. NGearly buDried in a nigAht bloom anglDe. PGale and smDooth as skiAn. D Here's cut #11:

Dm

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G

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Dm

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G Am

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Dm

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Did you take your mother's name so

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you could sleep more eas - i - ly?

Am

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She took you back too late and

G

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now you ne - ver e - ven call.

Dm

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Did you take that mon - ey drawer while

G

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she was praying?

Am

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They said you dis - ap - peared

G

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just like wa - ter down a drain.

Dm

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F G

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Why'd you call me?

Am

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C Dm

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Must be bad.

Dm

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F G

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Dis - ap - point - ed

Am

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C Dm

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man. Where've you been?

Dm

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F G

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Hide your - self so

Am

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C Dm

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well in this city.

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Dis - ap - point - ed

Am

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man.

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DDmid you sell your father's ring so yoGu could stay one more night? IAmt shone like his glass eye inG the worn, velvet case. DDmid you fill this hired room with guGilty words? YAmour white piano hands flGutter like poisoned birds.

Dm

Dm

F G Am

Am

C Dm Why'd you call me? Must be bad.

Dm

Dm

F G Am

Am

C Dm Disappointed man where've you been?

Dm

Dm

F G Am

Am

C Dm Hide yourself so well in this city.

Dm

Dm

F G Am

Am

C Dm Disappointed man where've you been?

Dm

Dm

F G Am

Am

C Dm Disappointed man where've you been?

Dm

Dm

F G Am

Am

C

Dm Disappointed man. Here's cut #12:

E Am B

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E Am B

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Fm A

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Cm A

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E Am B

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You can really fall, wake

E Am B

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up in a ruined house,

Fm A

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wrapped up in a torn - down curtain.

Cm A

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And

E Am B

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when I get to Hell will the

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love - ly girls come down to the

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banks of that red red river?

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B E

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I can hear the laughs when they

B E

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find I've fall - en down a - gain.

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B

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B E

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I can hear the laughs and it

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hurts so bad I have to smi - le.

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YEou can taAmke a lotB. PEut back noAmt a thiBng. SFmtill come home loAokin' thinner. Cm A AEnd when AmI get toB Oz, wEill the Amlovely witchB come down aFmnd kiss my paleA, bleeding brow?Cm A IB can hear the laEughs when they fBind I've fallen doEwn again.

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IB can hear the laEughs and it hBurts so bad I haEve to smile.

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