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From the High Llamas’ 1994 Gideon Gaye album. Written by Sean O’Hagan. Capo on 2nd fret.

 
INTRO:

A /G++Am7++B7++Emaj7++E6++Em++Gdim
D /A++C++Am7
D /A++C++Am7
Bm7++Em7++A7sus++A7

VERSE 1:

A /GA sudden wind cuts through the Am7so++B7ng
Emaj7Five hundred E6people can’t be Emwrong++Gdim
D /AThis place is C /Gfinished, Am7I can D /Atell++C++Am7
Bm7This place is Em7finished, they’re gonna A7sussell+A7

 
VERSE 2:

A /GCan’t quite believe what I’ve just Am7see++B7n
Emaj7Construction E6workers dressed in Emgree++Gdimn
D /AA superC /Gmarket Am7on the D /Ahill++C++Am7
Bm7The way things Em7happen makes you feel A7susill++A7

 
CHORUS:

And the Em7goat looks oA7n
At aEm7nother oA7ne
And the Em7goat looks oA7n
At aEm7nother oA7ne

 
VERSE 3:

A /GA water still, a gentle Am7bre++B7eze
Emaj7Holiday E6people ill at Emea++Gdimse
D /AThe counciC /Gllor speaks Am7from the D /Apast++CAm7
Bm7Visiting Em7clergy get their A7suslast++A7

 
CHORUS:

And the Em7goat looks oA7n
At aEm7nother oA7ne
And the Em7goat looks oA7n
At aEm7nother oA7ne

 
VERSE 4:

A /GEver this simple? Once or Am7twi++B7ce
Emaj7Someone has E6got to break the Emi++Gdimce
D /AI’ll take your C /Gmoney, Am7make it D /Agood++C++Am7
Bm7Take it to Em7another neighbourA7sushood++A7

 
CHORUS/FADE:

And the Em7goat looks oA7n
At aEm7nother oA7ne
And the Em7goat looks oA7n
At aEm7nother oA7ne