Death Cab For Cutie Little Bribes chords
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Use palm muting to get this guitar part to sound like the record. If you haven't heard it, there's also an earlier version of the song performed live by Ben Gibbard called "Casino Blues", which has a simpler but fuller right hand pattern. Chords Used: E 022100 Amaj7 077600 G 355433 A 577655 F#m 244222 B x24442 G#m 466444 C#m x46654 Intro: E to Amaj7 [x3] Verse 1 Chords: E Amaj7 E The Eiffel Tower built to smaller scale Amaj7 E The freshest oxygen I ever inhaled Amaj7 E I tapped a bottle against the safety rail killing time Amaj7 to E Amaj7 E And you were like a walking compliment Amaj7 E Tall in stature and exceptionally (well) read Amaj7 E In dummy glasses and a cardigan, oh, come on G A And oh so empty were the faces E Amaj7 E of the dealers and the waitresses around Amaj7 to E You said that all these things Amaj7 E you've learned to ignore Amaj7 E The hidden cameras on the casino floor Amaj7 E And what gets paid for behind hotel doors, oh, come on G A E Amaj7 E Pretend every slot machine is a robot amputee waving hello G The people stare into their eyes A E Amaj7 E And they feed them little bribes and then they go Interlude: E to Amaj7 [x3] F#m G# F#m The never-ending twilight C#m B F#m In a basement where the sun has never spilt G# You said that you were lonely C#m B F#m E Amaj7 E Amaj7 E And then we kissed like lonely people do Amaj7 E You said this city has a beating heart Amaj7 E That pushes people down the boulevard Amaj7 E And they're all hoping for a wish fulfilled Amaj7 E In a desert for a dollar bill Amaj7 E Those foolish dreams, you know they plague me still, oh, come on G A And oh so empty were the faces of the dealers E Amaj7 E and the waitresses around G A And oh so empty were the faces of the dealers E Amaj7 E and the waitresses around C#m G# Amaj7 E F#m E They're empty.....................