Nick Drake - At The Chime Of A City Clock tab

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		  At The Chime Of A City Clock - Nick Drake
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Tabbed by: cflat
Email: cflat@earthlink.net

Tuning: e,b,g,d,a,e (whole step down to match album)

INTRO x2 (on the recording the song starts on the second note; skipping the first)

You can use your thumb on the 5th fret of the E string if it's better for you. There's 
times to play some extra open strings or move the positions from up the fretboard towards 
nut.

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** BEGINNING OF REPEAT: A city freeze get on your knees A stay indoors beneath the floors A city clown will soon fall down
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a pray for warmth and green paper talk with neighbors only without a face to hide in
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A city drought you're down and out The games you play make people say And he will lose if he won't choose
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see your trousers don't taper you're either weird or lonely the one he may confide in
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A saddle up kick your feet A city star won't shine too far A sonny boy with smokes for sale
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ride the range of a London street on account of the way you are went to ground with a face so pale
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A travel to a local plane And the beads around your face And never heard about the change
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turn around and come back again make you sure to fit back in place showed his hand and fell out of range
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And at the And at the In the
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chime of a city clock uh put up your road block beat of a city drum see how your friends come light of a city square find out the face that's fair
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hang on to your crown for a in twos or threes or more for the keep it by your side but the
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stone in a tin can is wealth to the city man sound of a busy place is fine for a pretty face light of the city falls you fly to the city walls
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who leaves his armour down who knows what a face is for take off with your bride But at the
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*************************** 1st time only *************************
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GO TO BEGINNING OF REPEAT *************************** 2nd time only *************************
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2/2 time
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GO TO BEGINNING OF REPEAT *************************** 3rd time only ************************* chime of the city clock put up your road block
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hang on to your crown for a
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stone in a tin can is wealth to the city man
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who leaves his armor
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down
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