Voltaire – This Ships Going Down chords

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(Verse 1)

a EA gargantuan hole in the bow, will the ocean to enter allow.
a d E aOh but more a sin than letting it in it's letting our good fortune out.
a EThe nest to the storm did succumb, while the crow hid his fear in the rum.
a d E aAnd the mast, it broke and threw out the bloke and well now he's surely my chum.
a ELove letters from under his bed, holds the cabin boy over his head
a d E aA futile try to keep it dry what tears have already wet.
a EThey were penned by a girl in Merak, and the Javanese value their tact.
a d E aShe'll conclude he's horribly rude 'cause he's sure as hell not writing back.
(Chorus)
[tracet] d a'Cause this ship's going down
EAll on account of the weather
aThough we'll drown
dThere's no need to frown
E a'Cause we're all going together
d aAnd I won't say "Woe is me"
EAs I disappear into the sea
a d'Cause I'm in good company
E aAs we're all going together
(Verse 2)
a EI've had women of every kind, but the only one truly was mine
a d E aIs the one at home who'll be alone when I am full-up with brine.
a EFor my son I had always a plan, for to raise him as best as I can.
a d E aOh well you can bet, my only regret is to not see him grow to a man.
(Chorus)
[tracet] d a'Cause this ship's going down
EAll on account of the weather
aThough we'll drown
dThere's no need to frown
E a'Cause we're all going together
d aAnd I won't say "Woe is me"
EAs I disappear into the sea
a d'Cause I'm in good company
E aAs we're all going together
(Verse 3)
a EI was sinking down into the brine, when a curious sight caught my eye.
a d E ASeaman Shaft had found him a raft and was makin' a speedy goodbye.
a EAt the risk of sounding absurd, I have always been good as my word.
a d E aSo a fishgig I, lanced into his eye and I knocked his ass overboard.
(Chorus)
[tracet] d a'Cause this ship's going down
EAll on account of the weather
aThough we'll drown
dThere's no need to frown
E a'Cause we're all going together
d aAnd I won't say "Woe is me"
E [let ring] As I disappear into the sea Oh hell! a [strum once] d [strum once] 'Cause you've all been so good to me
E [strum once] aSo we're all going together.
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