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From the High Llamas’ 1996 Hawaii album. Written by Sean O’Hagan. Capo on 1st fret.

 
INTRO:

Cmaj7++Bm7++E++C /D

VERSE 1:

F#m6At the drop of a B7hat
They shut the Emaj7book house downF#7
F#m6Hollered on through the B7gale
And turned the Emaj7ship aroundF#7

Am6Damn this space on our D7hands
The Gothic Gmaj7stadium+F
Built in Cmaj7half a day
Bm7Painted grey
Where the Etrenches layD++D /F#++E++C /D

 
VERSE 2:

F#m6Took the convention B7trail
The hot reEmaj7vivalist+F#7
F#m6Tagged along on the B7tail
‘Til he grew Emaj7tired of thisF#7

Am6Spoke the language of D7luck
Then all the Gmaj7luck ran dryF
Seldom Cmaj7seen around
Bm7Cuckoo’s out
ECuckoo’s out

 
FADE:

D++D /F#++E