Leonard Cohen - Closing Time Chords

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

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

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

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

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

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

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
         
         
         
         
         
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
2
4
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4
No chord
    
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

Introduction

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AhG, we're drinking and we're dancing and the band is really happening anEmd the Johnny Walker wisdom running high, AnBmd my very sweet companion, she's the Angel of Compassion anEmd she's rubbing half the world against her thigh. AnCd every drinker, every dancer lifts a happy face to thank her anGd the fiddler fiddB7les something so sEmublime alDl the women tear their blouses off the men they dance on the polka dots anCd it's partner found and it's partner lost and it's hell to pay when the fiddler stops itG's CLOSING TIME YeCah, the women tear their blouses off the men they dance on the polka dots anGd it's partner found and B7it's partner lost anEmd it's hell to pay whenC the fiddler stops itG's CLOSING TIME D WeG're lonely, we're romantic and the cider's laced with acid anEmd the Holy Spirit's crying, "Where's the beef?" AnBmd the moon is swimming naked and the summer night is fragrant wiEmth a mighty expectation of relief SoC we struggle and we stagger down the snakes and up the ladder toG the tower where tB7he blessed hoursEm chime anDd I swear it happened just like this: a sigh, a cry, a hungry kiss thCe Gates of Love they budged an inch I can't say much has happened since buGt CLOSING TIME I Cswear it happned just like this: a sigh, a cry, a hungry kiss thGe Gates of Love they B7budged an inch I Emcan't say much has haCppened since buGt CLOSING TIME, DCLOSING TIME I Emloved you for your beauty but that doesn't make a fool of me yoBmu were in it for your beauty too anEmd I loved you for your body there's a voice that sounds like God to me deAclaring (declaring) declaring (declA7aring) deDclaring that you're body's really you (really really really really) I Cloved you when our love was blessed I love you now there's nothing left buGt sorrow and a B7sense of overtiEmme anDd I miss you since the place got wrecked but I just don't care what happens next loCoks like freedom but it feels like death it's something in between, I guess itG's CLOSING TIME YeCah. I miss you since the place got wrecked by the winds of change and the weeds of sex loGoks like freedom but it feelB7s like death itEm's something in bCetween, I guess itG's CLOSING TIME D YeGah, we're drinking and we're dancing but there's nothing really happening ThEme place is dead as Heaven on a Saturday night AnBmd my very close companion gets me fumbing gets me laughing shEme's a hundred but she's wearing something tight AnCd I lift my glass to the Awful Truth which you can't reveal to the Ears of Youth exGcept to say it isB7n't worth a dimeEm AnDd the whole damn place goes crazy twice and it's once for the Devil and it's once for Christ buCt the Boss don't like these dizzy heights we're busted in the blinding lights ofG CLOSING TIME ThCe whole damn place goes crazy twice and it's once for the Devil and it's once for Christ buGt the Boss don't like thB7ese dizzy heights weEm're busted in thCe blinding lights busted in the blinding lights ofG CLOSING TIME, CDLOSING TIME OhG, the women tear their blouses off anDd the men they dance on the polka dots, it's CLOSING TIME AnGd it's partner found, and it's partner lost and it's hell to pay when the fiddler stops itD's CLOSING TIME I Gswear it happned just like this: A Dsigh, a cry, a hungry kiss, it's CLOSING TIME ThGe gates of love they budged an inch I Dcan't say much has happned since but CLOSING TIME I Gloved you when our love was blessed I Dlove you now, there's nothing left but CLOSING TIME AnGd I missed you since our place gor wrecked byD the winds of change and the weeds of sex, it's CLOSING TIME

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