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eBGDAE14 bar tune up=125023203½¼2022200222044210010010420420423=800222022202½22½24=125022205Intro467646766467646767767676768542000209412141211041214121112121212112002000201322522522142252252The215Verse1island it is2252252216silent now but the2252252217ghosts still haunt the004418waves, and a004019torch lights up a0250250220famished man whom4254254221fortune could not save.2435323522 Did you2022022223work upon the railroads?2252252224 Did you2252252225rid the streets of004426crime? Were your004027dollars from the White-0250250228house? Were they4254254229from the Five-and- 2050105030Dime?2050205031Do the old songs taunt or4224222232cheer you, and can4142141233they still make you0320323034cry? Did you2022022035count the months and4224224236years, or did your4224224237teardrops quickly2422402438dry? "Oh no"2002004039said he, "T'was022022220220222240not to be; on a 0220222241coffin ship I0320250442came here, and I4234232343never even0222222244got so far that4224222245they could change my2102100146name."2202202147Chorus1Thousands are4121412148sailing a-4121412149cross the Western2121212150Ocean to a0020002051land of oppor-4121412152tunity that4121412153some of them may2121212154never see.=1200020002055Fortune pre-=1254121412156vailing a-4121412157cross the Western2121212158Ocean their0020002059bellies full, their4121412160spirits free, they'll4121412161break the chains of2121212162poverty! And they'll0020004163Filldance...222020214164222020214165202016600020202416722522522682252252In269Verse2Manhattan's desert2252252270twilight, in the2252252271death of after-004472noon, we stepped004073hand in hand down0250250274Broadway, like the4254254275first men on the2435323576Moon, and "The2022022277Blackbird" broke the2252252278silence as you2252252279whistled it so004480sweet. And in004081Brendan Behan's0250250282footsteps I fell4254254283up and down the2050105084street. So we2050105085said goodnight to4224222286Broadway, giving4142141287it our best re-0320323088gards, tipped our2022022089hats to Mister4224224290Cohen, dear old4224224291Times Square's favourite2422402492bard. And we2002004093raised a glass to022022220220222294J.F.K., and a0220222295dozen more be-0320250496sides. When I4234232397got back to my0222222298empty room I sup-4224222299pose I must have21021001100cried.22022021101ChorusThousands are41214121102sailing a-41214121103gain across the21212121104ocean where the00200020105hand of opper-41214121106tunity draws41214121107tickets in a21212121108lottery.=11900200020109Postcards we're=12541214121110mailing of41214121111sky-blue skys and21212121112oceans from00200020113rooms that daylight41214121114never sees, and41214121115lights don't glow on21212121116Christmas trees. And they'll00200041117Filldance to the music and they'll2220202141118dance...222020214111920201120000202024112122202021411222220202141123202011240002020241125Bridge22222222222222221262222222222222222127220220220220220212810010010420420421292222222222222222130222222222222222213122022022022022021321001001042042042133422422424234234213442242242423423421352202013622012137ChorusThousands are41214121138sailing a-41214121139cross the Western21212121140Ocean where the00200020141hand of opper-41214121142tunity draws41214121143tickets in a 21212121144lottery. Where-=11900200020145e'er we go we=12541214121146celebrate the41214121147land that makes us21212121148refugees. From00200020149fear of priests41214121150 with empty plates;41214121151from guilt and21212121152weeping effergies. Still we00200041153Outrodance to the music and we2220202141154dance...222020214115520201156000202024115722202021411582220202141159202011600002020241161222020214116222202021411632020116400020202411652220202141166222020214116720201168000202024116922202021411702220202141171202011724002020241173222020214117422202021411752202017622012177FIN178Change tuning (R)