Mark Knopfler - Kill To Get Crimson Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
2
3
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
1
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8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
         
         
         
         
         
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
3
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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2
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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X

Am/G

         
         
         
         
         
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X
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
1
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
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1
X
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
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4

7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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2
1

Esus4

variations
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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3
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1

         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
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X

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1

Fm

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

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

Dm/B

         
         
         
         
         
X

B

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

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

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

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

Dsus2

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
4
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
1
2
4
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
1
3
4
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
1
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
1
1
1
X
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
2
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
4
2
3
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
2
4
3
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
4
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
1
4

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

Dsus4

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

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
4
No chord
    
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 3 fret

C F Dm G

C F Dm G

True love will never fCade F True love will never fDmade G True love will never fCade F True love will never fDmade G True love will never fCade I wonder if there's no forFever No walking hand in hCand Down a yellow brick rDmoad G To never never land C These days I get to where I'm gFoing Make it there eventuallCy Follow the trail of brDmeadcrumbs G To where I'm meant to bFe G To where I'm meant to bCe I don't know what brought you to mFe That was up to yCou There's so many come to sDmee me G Who want their own tattCoo I fixed a needle in a hFolder Laid my hand upon your spCine And there upon your shDmoulder G I drew the picture as your sCign When I think abDmout us G I see the picture that we mCade Am The picture to remFind us G True love will never fFade G True love will never fCade F True love will never fDmade G True love will never fCade

C F F C C Dm G C

I worked the rowdies and dFaytrippers Now and then I think of yCou Any which way we're all shDmufflin' G Forward in the qCueue They like to move my operFation They like to get me off the pCier And I dream I'm on a stDmeamer G Pullin' out of hCere When I think abDmout us G I see a picture that we mCade Am The picture to remFind us G True love will never fFade G True love will never fCade F True love will never fDmade G True love will never fCade F True love will never fDmade G True love will never fCade F

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C F Dm G

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C7add11 [x33310]

Am D Am

Am D Am

Am D Am

D Am D Am

The scaffolder’s wC11ife driving out of the yCard with a face that’s as hFard as a scaffolder’s bCar - when she goes into tGown she might take the top dEown on the cAmar D Am The quick little stC11eps in the stiletto bCoots and the hair with the rFoots She comes in as a rCule to get the nails dGone and the tan for the sEun when the kids are in schAmool D Am Don’t begrudge her the MFerc it’s been nothing but wGork and a hCardC/B lAmife LAm/Gosing her lFooks over company bGooks - the scaffolder’s wFife

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C F C G

E Am D Am

In the wicked old dC11ays when they went it alCone kept the company gFoing on a wing and a prCayer They don’t pay what they Gowe when they have the cash flEow - they don’t cAmare D Am Don’t begrudge her the MFerc it’s been nothing but wGork and a hCardC/B lAmife LAm/Gosing her lFooks over company bGooks - the scaffolder’s wFife C Dm C the scaffolder’s wFife C Dm C

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D Am Am

Esus4 [022200]

E Esus4 Em A

E Esus4 Em A

SEunday morning, hEsus4ere we are Em The boy’s come hAome not quite the mEovie star HEe’s been in HEsus4ollywood Em The boy’s come hAome The boy’s doneE good HBe says she Dasked too high a prAice neglecting to declEare whBat sits betwDeen them there on Aice, Am chAmilled, with the fizzy and the still: Am/F he tried but didn’t mEake it there It’s not for mAe A E It’s not for mAe

E Esus4 Em A A

E Fm G A E

HBe says she Dasked too high a prAice neglecting to declEare whBat sits betwDeen them there on Aice, Am chAmilled, with the fizzy and the still: Am/F he tried but didn’t mEake it there It’s not for mAe A E It’s not for mAe SEunday papers, hEsus4ere we are Em The boy’s come hAome A E Emsus4 Em The boy’s come hAome

E Esus4 Em A A

E Fm G A A E

E Fm G A A E

Aaug [x4322x] G/C [x30003]

C G/C F G

C G/C F G

You can tCell me your trFoubles I’ll lGisten for frCee My rCegulars trFust me, it FseemsG You can cCome and see UFncle to gGet through the wCeek leave your pFledges with me to redGeem Some fColk sell their bFodies for tGen bob a goC PolitiCcians go pFawning their FsouGls Which dCoesn’t mFake me look too Gbad, don’t you kCnow mFe, with my heart full of hGoles All my yDmesterdays bAaugroken a wFatch with noAaug face Dm all bFattered anDm/Bd old BDmits of the mAaugovement aFll over thDm/Be place B and a heart full of hGoles A heart full of hColes G/C a heart full of hFoles G a heart full of hColes G/C a heart full of hFoles G Brass kCnuckles and bFanjos are oGut on the tCown at the knCees-up in TFeddy Boys’ FRow G The gCold block and tFackle tells the tGime upside dCown RFock n’ roll - well, I don’t knGow DDmead people’s wAaugedding gifts wFalk out theAaug door A clDmarinet sqFueals to be Dm/Bfree AcDmcordions hAaugop from the shFelves to the Dm/Bfloor - start plBaying their polkas to mGe

Dm F G Dm G F G

Dm F G Dm G F G

There’s a rCinging of bFells a dGunderhead’s cCurse FCingers are pFointing at Fyou G And you tCake work in hFell and be glGad it’s not wCorse and yFou get to the back of the qGueue HDmandcuffs and hAaugunting knives clFang on theAaug bars ADmir pistols shFoot out theDm/B lights I’ve a wDmhole Wailing WAaugall of elFectric guDm/Bitars could shBatter the windows G down Brick Lane tonight If Cone of us Fdies, love I thGink I’ll retCire see my bCoys and my beaFutiful Fgirls G A GCarden of EFden no gGates or barbed wCire who knFows, maybe gates made of peGarls Well, Cif we go to hFeaven and sGome say we dCon’t but Cif there’s a rFeckoning Fday G plCease God, I’ll sFee you and mGaybe I wCon’t I’ve a bFag packed to go either wGay

C G/C F G

C G/C F G

RCedeeming your plFedge, dear I’ll kGeep it for yCou It’s nCot going to gFo anywhFere G But your sCoul, your sFoul that is nGot what I dCo There’s nFot a lot I can do thGere I remDmember the Aaugofficer’s wFatch in my hAaugand: 'RepDmair it or dFie' I wasDm/B told It’s a wDmonder to mAauge - I still dFon’t underDm/Bstand why I Bever survived to be Gold with a heart full of hColes G/C A heart full of hFoles G A heart full of hColes G/C A heart full of hFoles G A heart full of hColes G/C A heart full of hFoles G A heart full of hColes G/C A heart full of hFoles G

Dm F G Dm G F G

Dm F G Dm G F G

Am

We're Amold enough for lCeaving home, F The old joanna and the old trombone, Am It's all gCoing on, F I'm growing my sideboards long, C Hey yAmou and me can F be who we want to be.C Listen nowAm right here,F It's going to be a beaCutiful year.

Am

Calling it a teCenage scene F And I have a dream, Am Don't know if I'll Cbe a star F I'm going to play guitar C I've seen this rAmocking cat F I want to be just like that. C Listen nowAm right here F It's going to be a beCautiful year

Am F

HFey look at you bCaby, F Tell your daddy you're no chCild F Look at you bCaby B We can get wAmild.

Am

Oh yeah

Am

We'll be Con our own F Billy Fury on the gramophone TAmake you to the pictureCs and a dance F In my drainpipe pants C Check the mirror and the Amold DA F And "You can play in a day" C Listen nowAm right here F It's going to be a beaCutiful year

Am F

Hey Flook at you bCaby F Tell your daddy you're no chCild F Hey look at you bCaby B We can get wAmild

Am F

Hey Flook at you bCaby F Tell your daddy you're no chCild F Hey look at you bCaby B We can get wAmild We can get wAmild Get wAmild Get wAmild

Am

A A D A

A E A

The schAool Christmas party is cDomiAng Ain't doing rugby no mDore McIntyre's tEeaching us wAaltzFming OAut on the gymnDasium flAoor D OAut on the gymnDasium flAoor McIntyre's out of the DarmAy You'll be slippered if you get iDt wrong McIntyre's dEin booms lAoud in the gFmym BAut we've only got our lDittle shorts Aon D BAut we've only got our lDittle shorts Aon. And it's Done two three, two two,we're Aall a disgrace McIntyre's tore us aDpart And we danced with ourselves, when we'd Aall found a spDace WAaltzing with fDear in our hAeartDs WAaltzing with fDear in our hAearts.

A A D A

A E A

Comes the dAay of the final manoDeuvrAes, all of our heads are a whDirl It's getting much clEoser to AD daFmy ThAis time we're goina dDo it with Agirls D ThAis time we're goina dDo it with Agirls. In the arAena the ladies are wDaitiAng A twelve year old partner to gDuide Some matches were fEixed, the rAest of us we Fmmixed And a fAat girl got lDeft on the sAide D A fAat girl got lDeft on the sAide. And it's Done two three, two two,we're Aall a disgrace McIntyre tore us apDart And we danced with ourselves, when we'd all fAound a spDace WAaltzing with fDear in our hAearts D WAaltzing with fDear in our hAearts.

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A E A

When you cDome to my fights, and I am Aunder the lights And you see that my footwork is fDalse Don't count me out, the stAart of the bDout I'm just dAoing the seDcondary wAaltz D DAoing the sDecondary wAaltz.

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A E A

Dm

They’re dDmriving long nails into coffins You’ve been having sleepless nights You’ve gone as quiet as a church mouse and checking on your rights The boss has hung you out to dry B And it looks as thoAugh they’ll punish the moDmnkey B Am Bm and let the organ grinder gDmo

Dm

YBou’ve been tAalking to a lDmawyer B Are you going to to pretDmend B that Ayou and your emplDmoyer B are still the bAest of friends? B SomebAody’s going to tDmake the fall B There’s your quid pro qAuo They’ll punish the mDmonkey B Gm C punish the moDmnkey B Gm C punish the monDmkey B Am Gm and let the organ grinder gDmo HFere comes a pBolicemFan He won’t bBe sidetrFacked He’s asking about a smBoking gCun He’s DmaftBer the fAacts A

B A Dm B Dm B

A Dm B A B A

Dm B A Dm B Am Gm

Dm

IBt’s a qAuiet life from hDmere on in B You’ve dropped your poisDmon cup B The tAelephone is rDminging B But you’re nAot picking up B Time’s uAp, Sir Lord FlDmunkey B And everybody knAows punish the moDmnkey B Gm C punish the Dmmonkey B Gm C punish the monDmkey B Am Gm and let the organ grinder gDmo punish the moDmnkey B Gm C punish the Dmmonkey B Gm C punish the monDmkey B Am Gm and let the organ grinder gDmo punish the mDmonkey punish the mDmonkey punish the mDmonkey punish the mDmonkey

Dm

D C G D

D C G D

When it’s pDop goes the wCeasel lGet go of the Deasel You dDon’t want this rCickety rGackety lDife It’s sDeat of the trCousers It’s all sGink or swDim, son I’d kill to get cCrimson on thGis palette kDnife And I’d stEmeal in a minute I’m Cup to here in it YEmou here behaving as thBmough I’m a sCaint Bm Get a jDob with a pCension DGon’t ever mDention you once had a crCaving for the brGushes and pDaint So gDo, forgCet it, let it all gEmo let it all gDo G Go, forgDet it, let it all gCo C D Go, forgCet it, let it all gEmo let it all gDo G Go, forgDet it, let it all gCo Let it all gBmo

D C G D

D C G D

A hDack writer jCudges my swGipes and my smDudges he doDesn’t like pCictures with blGotches and blDots The drDawing room tCea set wants hGorses, sDunsets sweet nCothings - the sGeaside with yDachts Here’s the Emend of the thirties nCo time for arties oEmver in Poland a rBmight old to-dCo Bm So gDo join the nCavy the Gair force or the Darmy They’ll all be enrColling young fGellows like yDou So gDo, forgCet it, let it all gEmo let it all gDo G Go, forgDet it, let it all gCo C D Go, forgCet it, let it all gEmo let it all gDo G Go, forgDet it, let it all gCo Let it all gBmo

D C G D

D C G D

These are nDot my decCisions G flaming vDisions ringing exprCessions the clGamouring vDoice It’s volcDanic desCire the unqGuenchable fDire It isn’t a quCestion of hGaving the chDoice AnywEmay, now I’m old butC if you won’t be told if yEmou’ve been created to Bmanswer the cCall Bm all pDassion and lCust is going to Gend in the dDust but you’ll hDang on some gCovernment gGallery wDall You must gDo, forgCet it, let it all gEmo let it all gDo G Go, forgDet it, let it all gCo C D Go, forgCet it, let it all gEmo let it all gDo G Go, forgDet it, let it all gCo Let it all gBmo

D C G D

D C G D

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Dm Am F G

Am

This dAmidn’t used to be me, old boy This isn’t what I’d want pulling old night fighters in a restaurant There’s smAmoke and flames behind me where the self-respect all went and I’m bCehind, bAmehind F with the rAment I’ve been stAmitched up like a kipper, old son but I won’t be again Hell hath no fury Oh, I’m like a lot of men Now I’m stAmalking this old Doris with lascivious intent and I’m bCehind, bAmehind F with the rAment JAmust a little dGuck and dFive C and a bit of whGeel and deFal ShFe’ll remGind me IC’m alFive ShDme’ll remAmind me FI still fGeel JAmust a little shGelling Fout C for a bit of yGou-know-whFat FI know thGis is Call abFout sDmomething thAmat I nFever gGot

Am

C Am F Am

Well this crAmumpet’s past it’s sell-by-date but they all would qualify They’re going to be lonely and be happy to comply She knows that I’m a chancer coming on like a gent but I’m behCind, behAmind F with the rAment Yes, I’m behCind, behAmind F with the rAment

Am

C Am F Am

C Am F Am

Am

Em A G D A A

Em G D A

WAhen I gave my hEmeart to a tinker bAoy he said a fGisDh could love a swAallow And I will gAo with my travelling mEman Wherever hGe gDoes I will fAollow He will mEmend your pots and pAans Your kitchen knGivDes he’ll take and shAarpen Then I’ll be gAone with my travelling mEman and never mGore yDour doorway dAarken

G D Dm C Cm G A

G D Dm C Cm G Bm

A

The fish and the bEmird who fall in lAove will find no plGacDe to build a hAome in The fish and the bAird who fall in lEmove are bound forGevDer to go roamAing bound forGevDer to go roamAing

G D Dm C Cm G A

G D Dm C Cm G Bm

A

Am F Dm G

Am F Dm G

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Am

I’m a mAmaker of bGallads right prAmetty I wrAmite them right hGere in the strAmeet You can bCuy them Gall over the cFity yFours for a pEenny a shAmeet I’m a wAmord pecker Gout of the prAminters OAmut of the DGamsel Gin lAmane I’ll wrCite up a scGene on a cFounter - confFessions and sEins in the mAmain, bGoys confeFssions and sGins in the mAmain Then you’ll fCind me in MFadame GeGnevCa’s kFeeping the dCemons at bGay There’s nG7othing like gCin for drAmowning them Dmin but they’ll Galways be bEack on a hanging dayAm

Am F Dm G

Am F Dm G

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Am

They come rAmattling oGver the cAmobbles they sAmit on their cGoffins of blAmack SCome are struck dGumb, some gFabble top-hFeavy on brEandy or sAmec The pAmews are all fGull of fine fAmellows and the hAmawker has sGet up her shAmop As they’re tCurning them Goff at the gFallows she’ll be sFelling rEight under the drAmop, bGoys sFelling right Gunder the drAmop Then you’ll fCind me in MFadame GeGnevCa’s kFeeping the dCemons at bGay There’s nG7othing like gCin for drAmowning them Dmin but they’ll Galways be bEack on a hanging dayAm

Am F Dm G

Am F Dm G

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AmE

Dsus2 [x00230] Gm7 [3x0002]

D G D G A

D G D G A

ADre you home from the sGea,D my soul balladeeGr A D YDou’ve been away rGoamDingG far away from hDere Dsus2 D wDeathered a stGormD, your heart unafGraid A D cDrossed every GoceDanG in the boat that you mAade D BDeen blowing your hGornD, scaring the spGooks A D NDo crotchets or qGuavDersG in your bDooks A D GDone sailing all nGightD, straight in the vGein A D lDike a bird on his Gown flDightG in his domAain in the skDy Gm7 in the skDy Gm7

D A G A A D

RDunning in on the tGideD with the first of the stGars A D the mDoon on the wGatDerG and the sound of gDuitars Dsus2 D GlDide into the hGomingD as the night fGalls A D to tDie up in the hGavDenG by the old harbour wAall D ADnd the hard-bitten strGangerD as deaf as a pGost A D whDo stands at the fGirDe G where a poet’s dreams rDoast Dsus2 D HDe can’t know the stGory,D he can’t feel the pGain A D and Dall of the glGorDy G falls around him like rAain in the skDy Gm7 in the skDy Gm7

D A G A A D

G D G A D

G D G A A D

YDou’re a light in the dGarkD, a beacon of hGope A D and strDong as a sGea bDoatG, strong as a rDope Dsus4 D And the vDagabond wGindD, whispers over the bGay A D and the sDongs and the lGaughtDer,G are carried awAay in the skDy Gm7 in the skDy Gm7

D A G A A

D G D G A

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