Elvis Costello - Church Underground chords

      
DmShe stood spotlit in a plain print dress
Came howling out of the wilderness
Gm................F..........................C....There beat a cunning and murderous heart
Beneath that calm exterior
Dm"You know my name
You don't know my mind Don't doubt my eyes They betray the past
Gm............F....And I've already forgotten
C....Much more than you will ever know"
Dm..................................F/C....And every word that I have spoken is true
G/B.....Except for those that were broken in two
C/Bb......................................F/A.....I'm trying to make peace after a long night of pretend
C/Bb...............................F/A.....I need a pawnbroker or a moneylender
GWhy do you do me down, Mister?
..............F.......CSing "Hallelujah," Sister
C/Bb ...........................F/ATurn up the volume, just to turn it down
Dm.........Dm/C...........G/BThe trivial secrets buried with the profound
....C.................................F............C/E...DmIt's enough to put a Church Underground
....C.................................F............C/E...DmIt's enough to put a Church Underground
Dm.....Deflowered young and then ever since
She's tried to wash off his fingerprints
Gm.......F.................CSo every charlatan and prince
Was made to feel inferior
DmShe worked for tips in a 10-cent dance
Said moving pictures might pay perchance
Gm......F.........................C10,000 one-way tickets to the sparkling coast
From the blank interior
Dm..................F/AEverybody's either talking in code
G/BOr getting ready to explode
C/Bb..........................F/AThen she was singing in a five-piece band
C/Bb...........................F/ABut seems that no-one really wants this sound
GWhy do you do me down, Mister?
..............F.......CSing "Hallelujah," Sister
C/Bb ...........................F/ATurn up the volume, just to turn it down
Dm.........Dm/C...........G/BThe trivial secrets buried with the profound
....C.................................F............C/E...DmIt's enough to put a Church Underground
....C.................................FIt's enough to put a Church Underground
Bb..................F.........................C/E.....The shaft of fanlight streaked with rain
.......................A...............................EbPoured through the glass, punched through the pain
...........D........................Gm...........................CThe holy picture hidden in the midden of that poisoned stitch
.............Gm........Gm/Bb.....AmHer lonely voice was just a ruin in these riches
DmShe must have been dreaming this all along
Could she be redeeming herself in song?
Bb..................F....................Em.....“I'm no-one's martyred, plaster saint
............A7Below the grease, beneath the paint”
.....DmI'm rolling like barrel
F/CSwinging like a gallows
.....G/BI'm rising up fast like all hell and all hallows
GWhy do you do me down, Mister?
..............F.......CSing "Hallelujah," Sister
C/Bb ...........................F/A.... I'll be damned or purgatory bound
Dm.........Dm/C..............G/B....Before those jokers ever understand
....C.................................F............C/E...DmIt's enough to put a Church Underground
....C.................................F............C/E...DmIt's enough to put a Church Underground
....C.................................F............C/E...DmIt's enough to put a Church Underground
Dm Dm7 (x3) (organ part that follows: A Dsus2 Dsus4 D Asus4 D)
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