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From the High Llamas’ 1999 Snowbug album. Written by Sean O’Hagan. Capo on 2nd fret.

 
INTRO:

Bmaj7++F#++D♭6++A♭m7++D♭

VERSE 1:

A6Shutters come down
E7Safety inside
A♭m7Exile at home
C#m7This is more than just a Bm7place where we hide
A6Mirrors and lights
E7Out on the wing
A♭m7Pepper the ghost
C#m7Scaring us again with Bm7pulleys and stringD++Edim

Dmaj7++A++F#7++Bm7++E7

VERSE 2:

A6Pen to the door
E7Scribble a line
A♭m7Somebody’s joke
C#m7Summon to avoid, just Bm7don’t even try
A6Tape on the floor
E7Some in the hand
A♭m7Staying with Pete
C#m7Counting in the wing for Bm7Beaver to landD+++Edim

F#maj7++F#aug++F#
Bmaj7++F#++D♭6++A♭m7++D♭

VERSE 3:

A6Cowboys in pain
E7Splatter and dip
A♭m7Hidden away
C#m7Pleading for a chance to Bm7follow their gift
A6Shutters come down
E7Safety inside
A♭m7Exile at home
C#m7This is more than just a Bm7place where we hide

Dmaj7++A++F#7++Bm7++E7

VERSE 1:

A6Shutters come down
E7Safety inside
A♭m7Exile at home
C#m7This is more than just a Bm7place where we hide

 
VERSE 1:

A6Shutters come down
E7Safety inside
A♭m7Exile at home
C#m7This is more than just a Bm7place where we hide

 
VERSE 1:

A6Shutters come down
E7Safety inside
A♭m7Exile at home
C#m7This is more than just a Bm7place where we hide

 
FADE:

A6++E7++A♭m7++C#m7++Bm7