Bob Dylan – Ballad Of A Thin Man chords ver. 5

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                Ballad of a Thin Man – Bob Dylan
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Tabbed by: maguri
Tuning: Standard

Bob Dylan
Ballad of a Thin Man (1965)
(Bob Dylan)

From: "Highway 61 Revisited"

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capo 2nd fret

            E-A-D-G-B-E
Am x-0-2-2-1-0Asus4addb13 x-0-2-2-3-1
INTRO / OUTRO Asus4addb13 Asus4addb13
Am Am Am Am 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +
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--------------------------------------------------------------------------- CHORDS (capo 2nd fret) E-A-D-G-B-E Abaug 4-x-2-1-1-x C/G 3-x-2-0-1-0 D9[/F#] [2]x-0-1-2-0 --------------------------------------------------------------------------- capo 2nd fret INTRO | Am | % | % | % | (see above)
Am You walk into the room
Abaug With your pencil in your hand
C/G You see somebody naked
D9[/F#]And you say, “Who is that man?”
F You try so hard
DmBut you donÂ’t understand
C EmJust what youÂ’ll say
AmWhen you get home
C Em Because something is happening here
Am C/G And you don't know what it is,
F [Am]Do you, Mister Jones
INTRO | Am | % | (see above)
Am You raise up your head
Abaug And you ask, “Is this where it is?”
C/G And somebody points to you and says
D9[/F#] “It’s his”
F And you say, “What’s mine?”
Dm And somebody else says, “Where what is?”
C And you say, “Oh my God
Em Am Am I here all alone?”
C Em But something is happening
Am C/GBut you donÂ’t know what it is
F [Am]Do you, Mister Jones
INTRO | Am | % | (see above)
Am You hand in your ticket
Abaug And you go watch the geek
C/G Who immediately walks up to you
D9[/F#] When he hears you speak
F And says, “How does it feel
DmTo be such a freak?”
CAnd you say, “Impossible”
Em AmAs he hands you a bone
C Em And something is happening here
Am C/GBut you donÂ’t know what it is
F [Am]Do you, Mister Jones
INTRO | Am | % | (see above)
Am You have many contacts
C Among the lumberjacks
FTo get you facts
AmWhen someone attacks your imagination
Am But nobody has any respect
C Anyway they already expect you
F To just give a check
Dm G [G7]To tax-deductible charity organizations
Am YouÂ’ve been with the professors
AbaugAnd theyÂ’ve all liked your looks
C/G With great lawyers you have
D9[/F#]Discussed lepers and crooks
F YouÂ’ve been through all of
DmF. Scott FitzgeraldÂ’s books
C Em YouÂ’re very well read
AmItÂ’s well known
C Em But something is happening here
Am C/GBut you donÂ’t know what it is
F [Am]Do you, Mister Jones
INTRO | Am | % | (see above)
Am AbaugWell, the sword swallower, he comes up to you
[Abaug] And then he kneels
C/G He crosses himself
D9[/F#]And then he clicks his high heels
FAnd without further notice
DmHe asks you how it feels
C EmAnd he says, “Here is your throat back
AmThanks for the loan”
C Em And you know something is happening
Am CBut you donÂ’t know what it is
F [Am]Do you, Mister Jones
INTRO | Am | % | (see above)
Am Now you see this one-eyed midget
Abaug Shouting the word “NOW”
C/G And you say, “For what reason?”
D9[/F#] And he says, “How?”
F And you say, “What does this mean?”
DmAnd he screams back, “You’re a cow
C EmGive me some milk
AmOr else go home”
C Em And you know something is happening
Am CBut you donÂ’t know what it is
F [Am] Do you, Mister Jones
INTRO | Am | % | (see above)
AmWell, you walk into the room
Abaug Like a camel and then you frown
C/G You put your eyes in your pocket
D9[/F#]And your nose on the ground
F There ought to be a law
DmAgainst you cominÂ’ around
CYou should be made
Em AmTo wear earphones
C Em ‘Cause something is happening
Am But you donÂ’t know what it is
F [Am]Do you, Mister Jones
OUTRO | Am | % | (see above) (repeat and fade)
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