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From The Fatima Mansions’ 1989 Against Nature album. Written by Cathal Coughlan. No capo.

 
INTRO:

Amaj11++D6

VERSE 1:

D6In the winter in a seaside boarding A♭m7house
The killer swigs and reels ’round his C#m7room
Telling how he made that F#7weeping spinster kneelG7++F#7

D6Yellow light seeps through a flyblown lampshade
A♭m7Fading with the dawn
He yells and C#m7laughs, “They all wanted it. It was easy so…
G6How could it be wrong?”

 
CHORUS:

EmFive A.+GM. and the Bm7seas are Cmaj7boiling
EmFive A.+GM. and the Bm7windows Cmaj7crack
EmFive A.+GM. and my Bm7hands are Cmaj7on you
E7Big+ A7sus2madness
E7Big+ A7sus2madness

 
VERSE 2:

D6When I phone you just to hear your voice
Oh please, A♭m7don’t judge me so
It’s just that C#m7I don’t think I’ll rise again
Till I’ve seen F#7how low I can G7go+F#7

D6Next springtime when I’m gone for good
And you A♭m7struggle to find the words cruel eC#m7nough

Through all these dying continents
GdimMy stupid laughter will be G6heard

 
CHORUS:

EmFive A.+GM. and the Bm7seas are Cmaj7boiling
EmFive A.+GM. and the Bm7windows +Cmaj7crack
EmFive A.+GM. and my Bm7hands are Cmaj7on you
E7Big+ A7sus2madness
E7Big+ A7sus2madness
Bm7Big +A7sus2madness

 
KEYBOARD OUTRO/FADE