Elvis Costello - Voice In The Dark chords

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VOICE IN THE DARK

................C.....Am7Ba ba ba ba ba ba ba
Dm....Gba ba ba ba
C........Am7ba ba ba ba
GBa ba ba ba ba
................C.....Am7Ba ba ba ba ba ba ba
Dm....Gba ba ba
D#dim G
C.............................................AYou can read right through a book of matches
Dm..................GBut that wonít make you smart
C................................C7You can laugh in the face of watches
F...............................FmBut time will only break your heart
F......................FmKings reign beneath umbrellas
C.....................AHide pennies down in cellars
Dm........................AAnd money pours down and yet
Dm.......................GNo everyone gets soaking wet
C.......................FWhen bores and bullies conspire
E7...............A7To stamp out your spark
D7 Listen forÖ
....G7..................CA Voice In The Dark
C...........................Am7...........Dm7.....GNot a moment too soon as we blue the moon
C....................Am7.....Dm7.....GAnd a wolf begins to howl in tune
C.......................Am7...Dm7I announced for all mankind
......G A boon
C.............................C7Stand aside you big baboon
.........................F..........Now Iím the a prize invention
..................FmYouíre the image of yourself
......CForget your cares
..............AAnd disapproving stares
D7Iím not here to try to jump your borders
GJust ask your nieces and daughters
C..............Am7........Dm7.........GIím flat as sole, Iím happy as a clam
C..............Am7........Dm7.........G (could also be another D#dim) But they donít know the kind of man I am
C..............Am7................Dm7......GLittle fish swimming in a jealous shoal
...............C..............C7Now my net is overflowing
.........................F.....................FmAnd I suddenly seem to be all seeing and all knowing
.......CIíve got something right there
................AThat you might want to hear
D7But have no fear
Lend a hand Lend an ear
GIf your rent-money is in arrears
C..................................AWeíll be striking up a symphony bandstand
Dm......................GLong of hair and loose of tooth
C.........................................C7Thereíll be pirouettes and startling handstands
F...................................................................FmAnd who but acrobats know how to tell the truth
Fm........When is said that then redundant
C...........................AThey gallivant in peg-leg pants
DmIĎll be your servant
............AYouíll be my pal
Dm.................................GIíll be ever faithful you know I shall
C........................FThereís no fool like an old fool
E7..........................AWho blames it all upon his youth
Dm...................G.........................................CWhen times are tough and you find youíre down
.............................AWithout a star to wish upon
.......D7Just listen forÖ
..........................GA Voice In The Dark
C.....................................AI was striking through a box of matches
Dm...............GHoping that one would spark
C...........................C7I heard somebody calling to me
F...........A voice in the dark
F....................FmA sound both wild and gentle
C..................ADaring and confidential
Dm......................I thought there was music playing
.Dm7...........................GBut it was all and only talk
C.......................F.......................C............AWhen liars and bullies conspire to stamp out your spark
D7..........................GFill up that empty space in your heart
C...............................AListen up, when the herald says, ďHarkĒ
D7....................G........................CBelieve in just a voice in the darkÖ
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