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From the High Llamas’ 1994 Gideon Gaye album. Written by Sean O’Hagan. No capo.

 
INTRO:

B♭++Fmaj7++Am7++D7++G7
B++A♭m++B++E++B++A♭m++B♭maj7

VERSE 1:

The B♭Dutchman was B♭ /Cdressed to imDm7press
Am7Walking through D7streets that were laid with diG7stress

 
CHORUS:

BBy the A♭mbarstool, +Bpatiently +Esat
BLittle +A♭mcollie stares B♭maj7back

 
VERSE 2:

B♭Two wrongs do not B♭ /Cmake a Dm7right
Am7Though there are D7times when it feels they just G7might

 
INSTRUMENTAL:

B++A♭m++B++Emaj7
B /F#++A♭m++B♭maj7

Cmaj7++F6
Cmaj7++F6
B♭++Dm++Am7++D7++G7

B++A♭m++B++Emaj7
B /F#++A♭m++B♭maj7

VERSE 3:

I B♭don’t know my right B♭ /Cfrom my Dm7left
Am7I do not D7know where the next sun will G7set

 
CHORUS:

BBy the A♭mbarstool,+ Bpatiently +Esat
BLittle +A♭mcollie stares B♭maj7back

 
FADE:

B++A♭m++B++Emaj7
B /F#++A♭m++B♭maj7