Billy Joel - Leningrad chords version 2

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"Leningrad" (Capo: 2nd. fret)

____Intro: 

 C  G  Dm  A  F  C/E
 Dm  G  F  G7sus  G7  C

____Verse: 1

C Dm/C F/C G/C Viktor was born____in the spring of forty four
C Dm/C F/C G/C And never saw____his father anymore
C7/Bb F/A Csus/G C/G D/F# A child of sacrifice, a child of war
C/G G#dim Am F G C Another son who never had a father after Leningrad
____Verse: 2
C Dm/C F/C G/C Went off to school____and learned to serve the state
C Dm/C F/C G/C Followed the rules____and drank his vodka straight
C7/Bb F/A Csus/G C/G D/F# The only way to live was drown the hate
C/G G#dim Am A Russian life was very sad
D G C And such was life in Leningrad
____Bridge: 1
Cm I was born in '49
Gm A cold war kid in McCarthy time
Fsus F Stop 'em at the 38th Parallel
Gsus G Blast those yellow reds to hell
Csus Cm And cold war kids were hard to kill
Gsus Gm Under their desk in an air raid drill
Fsus F Haven't they heard we won the war
Gsus G What do they keep on fighting for?
____Verse: 3
C Dm/C F/C G/C Viktor was sent to some Red Army town
C Dm/C F/C G/C G/B Served out his time, became a cir__cus clown
C7/Bb F/A Csus/G C/G D/F# The greatest happiness he'd____ever found
C/G G#dim Am Was making Russian children glad
F G C And children lived in Leningrad
____Bridge: 2
Cm But children lived in Levittown
Gm And hid in the shelters underground
Fsus F Until the Soviets turned their ships around
Gsus G And tore the Cuban missiles down
Csus Cm And in that bright October sun
Gsus Gm We knew our childhood days were done
Fsus F And I watched my friends go off to war
Gsus G What do they keep on fighting for?
____Verse: 4
C Dm/C F/C G/C And so my child and I came to this place
C Dm/C F/C G/C G/B To meet him eye to eye and face to face
C7/Bb F/A Csus/G C/G D/F# He made my daughter laugh, then we embraced
C/G G#dim Am We never knew what friends we had
D G C D Until we came to Leningrad
____Coda: G D/G Am E/A C/E G/B Am D/F# D (Repeat) C D G
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