Tom Waits - Downtown Train chords version 1

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...DOWNTOWN TRAIN... by Tom Waits
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*from 'Rain Dogs' (1985)*


*CAPO 1st FRET*

(Original Key: Eb)


Intro:

D, G  A (x2)

Verse 1:

D G A D Outside, a-nother yellow moon,
G AHas punched a hole in the night-time, yes.
D G A D I climb through the window and down to the street,
G AI'm shining like a new dime.
Bridge 1:
G A The downtown trains are full,
G A With all of those Brooklyn girls.
G A They try so hard to break out of their little worlds.
Verse 2:
D G A D Well, you wave your hand and they scatter like crows,
G A DThey have nothing that will ever capture your heart.
G A D They're just thorns, without the rose;
G ABe careful of them in the dark.
Bridge 2:
G A Oh, if I was the one,
G A You chose to be your only one.
G AOh baby, can't you hear me now? Can't you hear me now?
Chorus 1:
D G A Will I see you to-night,
D G A On a downtown train?
D G Em Every night it's just the same;
A You leave me lonely, now.
Verse 3:
D G A D I know your window and I know it's late,
G AI know your stairs and your doorway.
D G A D I walk down your street and past your gate,
G AI stand by the light at the four-way.
Bridge 3:
G A You watch them as they fall,
G AOh baby, they all have heart-attacks.
G AThey stay at the carnival but they'll never win you back.
Chorus 2:
D G A Will I see you to-night,
D G A On a downtown train?
D G EmWhere every night, every night, it's just the same.
A Oh baby...
D G A Will I see you to-night,
D G A On a downtown train?
D G Em All of my dreams, they fall like rain,
AOh baby, on a downtown train.
Interlude: D G, D A, D G, A (x2) Chorus 3:
D Will I see you,
G ATo-night,
D G A On a downtown train?
D G EmWhere every night, every night, it's just the same.
A Oh baby...
D G A Will I see you to-night,
D G A On a downtown train?
D G Em All of my dreams, they fall like rain,
AOh baby, on a downtown train.
Coda:
D G A D All on a downtown train,
D G A D All on a downtown train.
D G A D All on a downtown train,
G A D A downtown train.
(Repeat to Fade) CHORD DIAGRAMS: --------------- D G A Em EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE xx0232 320003 x02220 022000 Tabbed by Joel from cLuMsY, Bristol, England, 2006 (clumsyband@hotmail.com)
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