Genesis – The Carpet Crawlers chords ver. 2

Chords
Transpose:
INTRO:
Emaj7 Amaj7/E Emaj7 Amaj7/E There is lambswool under my naked feet.
F#m6 The wool is soft and warm,
C# gives off some kind of heat.
C#m Dmaj7/C# x4 A sala mander scurries into flame to be destroyed.
Dmaj7 D6 Dmaj7 D6 Amaj7/E Emaj7 Amaj7/E x2 Imaginary creatures are trapped in birth on celluloid.
F#m6 The fleas cling to the golden fleece,
C# Hoping they'll find peace.
C#m Dmaj7/C# x4 Each thought and gesture are caught in celluloid.
Dmaj7 D6 Dmaj7 D6 Theres no hiding in my memory.
D Dmaj7 D Dmaj7 Theres no room to avoid.
VERSE:
D Em D The crawlers cover the floor in the red ochre corridor.
Em DFor my second sight of people, they've more lifeblood than before.
Em DThey're moving in time to a heavy wooden door,
EmWhere the needle's eye is winking, closing in on the poor.
CHORUS:
F#m7 The carpet crawlers heed their callers:
Asus4 A G A We've got to get in to get out
A G D/F# We've got to get in to get out
D C Em/B D We've got to get in to get out.
Em DVerse There's only one direction in the faces that I see;
Em D It's upward to the ceiling, where the chambers said to be.
Em D Like the forest fight for sunlight, that takes root in every tree.
Em They are pulled up by the magnet, believing they're free.
(CHORUS)
D Em Mild mannered supermen are held in kryptonite,
D Em And the wise and foolish virgins giggle with their bodies glowing bright.
D Em Through a door a harvest feast is lit by candlelight;
D Em It's the bottom of a staircase that spirals out of sight.
(CHORUS)
D Em The porcelain mannikin with shattered skin fears attack.
D Em The eager pack lift up their pitchers, they carry all they lack.
D Em The liquid has congealed, which has seeped out through the crack,
D Em And the tickler takes his stickle back.
(CHORUS)
OUTRO (x4): D Em(CHORUS)
FADING CHORUS Repeat
D Emgot to get in to get out (got to get in to get out)
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