Answering Machine chords with lyrics by Rupert Holmes - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Rupert Holmes – Answering Machine chords

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                             Answering Machine - Rupert Holmes
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Tabbed by: RunningMinstrel
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Tuning: Standard

Intro:

Gmaj7   Fmaj7  (x2)

Verse 1:

Gmaj7 Fmaj7A little while ago I went and placed a call
Gmaj7 Fmaj7To tell this girl I know that she could have it all
Cmaj7 Am F GThe wedding ring, the whole dumb thing I was willing to tie the knot
Fmaj7 Gmaj7So I called her up, and this is the answer I got...
CHORUS:
G Am7I'm so sorry you have just reached my answering machine
D7 GI'm not in at present, I'm sure you know this whole routine
F C Bb GLeave your name and number and I'll try to get back to you
F7 GYou have thirty seconds to talk to me before you're through
Post-chorus 1:
Bbmaj7 EbAnd I said, "Baby let's go get married! I need to know you're mine!
Cm7 Bbmaj7I am hangin' on, I am hangin' on, I am hangin' on this line
Fm Bb EbAnd if I can leave one message before you go to bed
Cm7 F Gmaj7 Fmaj7 Gmaj7I would say to you." [BEEP!] and the phone went dead
Verse 2: So I stepped out to buy some dog food for the cat Of course she called about three minutes after that Will she be my wife and share my life, well of course you can write the plot 'Cause she called me up, and this is the answer she got - (Chorus) Post-chorus 2: And she said, "Baby I got your message, well I'm answering your call I have thought it out, I have thought it out and I think that all in all If you ask if we can marry, and make if for all time Then my answer is," [BEEP] and the phone went -
G Am7I'm so sorry you have just reached my answering machine
D7 GI'm not in at present, I'm sure you know this whole routine (repeat till end)
************************************ | / slide up | \ slide down
| H hammer-on| p pull-off
| ~ vibrato | + harmonic | x Mute note
| B Bend| pb Pre-bend
| br Bend release | pbr Pre-bend release | brb Bend release bend ************************************
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