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{title:Don't Pay The Ferryman}
{subtitle:Chris De Burgh}
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[Em] [C] [Em] [C] [Em] [D] [Em] [D] [Em]
It was [Em]late at night on the [G]open road. Speeding like a man on the run[C].
A [C]lifetime [G/B]spent pre[Am]paring [G]for the jour[D]ney.
He was [Em]closer now and the [G]search was on, reading from a map in the mind[C],
yes, [C]there's the [G/B]ragged hill, [Am]and there's a [G]boat on the [D]river.
And when the [Em]rain came down, [D] he heard a [Em]wild dog howl, [D/F#]
There were voi[C]cesin the night[G/B] (don't do it), [C]voices out of si[G/D]ght (don't do it).
[C]Too many men have failed before[B7] whatever you do.
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[Em]Don't [D]pay the fer[Em]ryman, don't even fi[C]x a pr[D]ice.
[Em]Don't [D]pay the fer[Em]ryman until he [C]gets you to the [D]other side.[Em]
[D] [Em] [D] [Em]
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In the roaming mist then he gets on board, now there'll be no turning back.
Beware that hooded old man at the ruder.
And then the lightning flashed and the thunder roared and people calling out his name,
and dancing bows that jabbered and amoaned on the water.
And then the ferryman said, there is trouble ahead,
so you must pay me now (don't do it), you must pay me now (don't do it),
and still that voice came though the air, whatever you do.
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[Em] [C] [B7] Yeh, yeh, yeh, yeh, [Em]yeh,
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[Em]Don't [D]pay ----------- the [D]ferry[Em]man.

{t:THE LADY IN RED}
Intro: D G7+ A4 D G7+ A4

I've n[D]ever seen you looking s[G7+]o lovely as you did ton[A]ight
I've n[F#7]ever seen y[F#7/A#]ou shine so b[Bm]right [A7] Mmm[G]m
I've n[D]ever seen so many me[G7+]n ask you if you wanted to d[A]ance
They're lo[F#7]oking for [F#7/A#]a little ro[Bm]mance
Given h[D7]alf a c[G]hance
And I've n[Em7]ever seen that dress you're wearing
Or that h[A7]ighlights in your hair
That catch your ey[Bm]es
I have been b[A]lind
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The l[A7/G]ady in red[D] [D/F#] [G]
is[A] dancing w[Bm]ith me [A/C#]
Cheek to cheek
There's nobody he[Em7]re [A]
It's just you and m[D]e
It's where I wa[D7]nna be
But I hardly kn[G]ow [F#7/A#]
this b[F#7]eauty by my s[Bm]ide [Bm/A] [E7]
I'll never fo[Em7]rget [A9]
the way you lo[A]ok to[D]night
I've never seen you looking so gorgeous as you did tonight
I've never seen you shine so bright you were amazing
I've never seen so many people want to be there by your side
And when you turned to me and smiled it took my breath away
And I have never had such a feeling such a feeling
Of complete and utter love, as I do tonight
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The w[A]ay you look to[Bm]night [Bm/A] [E7]
I never will f[Em7]orget the w[A9]ay you lo[A]ok ton[D]ight
[G7+9] The la[A4]dy in r[D]ed (3x)
My la[A4]dy in r[D]ed

{title:Spanish Train}
{subtitle:Chris De Burgh}
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[Dm] [Em] [Dm] [C] [Dm] [C] [Dm] [Em]
[Dm] [Em] [Dm] [C] [Dm] [C] [Dm] [Em]
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[Dm]There's a Spanish train that runs between [Bb]Quadelquidir and old Seville
and at [C]dead of night the whistle blows and people [A7]hear she's running [Dm]still.
And then they [Dm]hush their children back to sleep,
[Bb]lock the doors upstairs they creep,
for [C]it is said that the souls of the dead fill up the [A7]train, ten thousand [Dm]deep.
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Well a [Dm]railway-man lay dying with his [Bb]people [C]by his [Dm]side.
His family were crying knelt in [Bb]prayer before he [A7]died,
But ab[Bb]ove his head just w[C]aiting for the dead
was the d[A7]evil with a twinkle in his [Dm]eye,
Well, [Bb]God's not around look w[C]hat I've found? This one's [Dm]mine!
Just then the Lord himself appeared in a b[Bb]urning f[C]lash of l[Dm]ight.
And shouted at the devil, get thee h[Bb]ence to e[A7]ndless night.
But the d[Bb]evil just grinned and said I [C]may have sinned
but there's [Am]no need to push me [Dm]around,
I [Bb]got here first so you can [C]do your worst,
he's going under g[Dm]round.
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Well I [Dm]think I give you one more chance said the d[Bb]evil [C] with a [Dm]smile,
so t[Dm]hrow away that stupid lance. It's r[Bb]eally not your s[A7]tyle.
J[Bb]oker is the name, p[C]oker is the game, we'll [A7]play right here on this [Bb]bed.
And [Bb]then we'll bet for the b[C]iggest stakes yet - the souls of the d[Dm]ead.

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And I said, l[Bb]ook out L[C]ord he's gonna [Dm]win!
The [Bb]sun is down and the [C]night's riding [Dm]in.
The t[Bb]rain is dead on t[A7]ime, many s[Dm]ouls are on the l[Gm]ine,
oh L[Bb]ord, he's g[A7]onna [Dm]win.
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Now the railway-man he cut the cards and he dealt such a hand of five.
And for the Lord he was praying hard for that train he'd have to drive,
Well, the devil he had three aces and a king
and the Lord he was running for a straight he had
the queen and the knave and the ten of spades all he needed was the eight,
and then the Lord, he called for one more card but he drew the diamond eight.
And the devil said to the Son of God, 'I believe you got it straight,
so deal me one for the time has come to see who'll be the king of this place',
But as he spoke from beneath his cloak he slipped another ace.
The thousand souls was the opening bid, but soon went up to fifty-nine,
but the Lord didn't see what the devil did and he said, 'that suits me fine.'
I'll raise you high to hundred-five and forever put an end to your sin.
But the devil let out a mighty shout: 'my hand wins'.
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And i said, Lord oh, Lord you let him win. The sun is down and the night's riding in.
The train is dead on time, many souls are on the line, oh Lord, he's gonna win.
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There's a Spanish train that runs between Quadelquidir and old Seville
and at dead of night the whistle blows and people hear she's running still.
And far away in some recess the Lord and the devil are now playing chess.
The devil still cheats and wins more souls and as for the Lord, well,
he's just doing his best,
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And i said, Lord oh, Lord you've gotta win. The sun is down and the night's riding in.
The train is still on time, oh my soul is on the line, oh L[Bb]ord, y[C]ou've got to [Dm]win.

All The Love I Have Inside by Chris De Burgh
>From the album The Getaway
Tabbed by Malc Brookes
Tuning:
Standard, EADGBE,
with a capo on the 4th fret.

Chords:
A7sus4 x02233
A7 x02223


Intro:
D / A G D / A G
D / / /


Verse:
D A G D
When I wake up in the morning she is there,

G D A7sus4 A7
With her sleepy smile and a long night of windy hair,

F#sus4 F#
And when I hold her close beside me,

Bm G
Well it feels so good,

D A7sus4 A7
That I'd like to stay here all day long,

G D
If there's a way that I could;


Verse:
And then we go downstairs and start off onto the day
Just one more cup of coffee, and I'm on my way,
We may not have perfection,
But we're halfway there,
And I know it's sentimental,
But I just wanted to say;


D / / / D / / /


Chorus:
A G D
That all the love I have inside me is for you,

A G D
All the love I have inside me is for you,

A G D / A G
All the love I have inside me is for you;

D / / /


Verse:
And when I've had a heavy day and I'm going home,
She gives me time if she sees I want to be alone,
Ah but when the evening's over,
And we go to bed,
Here comes the same old feeling,
It's like a song in my head;


D / / / D / / /


Chorus:
Well all the love I have inside me is for you,
All the love I have inside me is for you,
All the love I have inside me is for you,
(Here's my love song to you)....


Patricia The Stripper
Words & Music: Chris De Burgh
F A7
Dennis is a menace with his 'anyone for tennis?'
Dm F7
and beseeching me to come and keep the score.
Bb Bbm
And Maud say 'Oh Lord, I'm so terribly bored.
F Dm G7/D C7
I really can't stand it anymore.'
F A7
I'm going out to dinner with a gorgeous singer
Dm F7
to a little place I found down by the quay
Bb Bbm
her name is Patricia, she calls herself Delicia
F Dm G9
and the reason isn't very hard to see.

C7 F A7
She says 'God made her a sinner just to keep fat man thinner
Dm F7
as they tumble down in heaps before her feet.
Bb Bbm
They hang around in groups like battle weary troops
F Dm G9
one can often see them queue right down the street.
C7 Bb A7
You see Patricia (or Delicia) not only is a singer
Dm G7 C7
she also removes all her clothing for
Bb C F Bb F
Patricia is the best stripper in town.

F C7 F D7
And with a swing of her hips she started to strip
Gm C7
to tremendous applause she took of her drawers
F D7
and with a lick of her lips she undid all her clips
Dm C
and threw it all in the air - ev'rybody stared
Bb A7
and as the last piece of clothing fell on the floor
F D7
the police were banging on the door
Gm C F Bb
on a saturday night in nineteen-twentyfour.
F C7
Take it away boys.

F | D7 | Gm(7) | C7 | F | D7 | Gm C | F
{instrumental}


C7 F A7
But poor Patricia was arrested and everyone detested
Dm F7
the manner in which she was exposed
Bb Bbm
later on in court well everybody thought
F Dm G9
a summer run in jail would be proposed.
C7 Bb A7
But the judge said 'Patricia, or may I say Delicia,
Dm G7 C7
the facts of this case lie before me case dismissed
Bb C F Bb F
this girl was in her working clothes.


And with a swing of her hips...
Bb A7
and as the last piece of clothing fell on the floor
F D7
the police were yelling at the door
Gm C7 F F7 D7
on a saturday night in nineteen-twentyfour -
Gm7 C7 F F7 Bb Bbm C7
on a saturday night in nineteen-twentyfour.
F7
Oh yeah.



The Traveller
Words & Music: Chris De Burgh
Gmaj7 | | | | Bm | A | Bm | A
{Intro...}

Bm F#m
In from the coast, riding like the wind and racing the moon.
Bm F#m
Shadows on the road, dancing and weaving like a crazy fool.
Bm F#m
A horseman is coming, death in his heart for a rendezvous.
A A7 Bm
And where the traveller goes, nobody knows.
A A7 Bm
Where the traveller goes, nobody knows.


A candle in the night, fear on every face when he goes inside.
(Maybe he's on the run)
Get back from the bar, a stranger in town is a dangerous sight
(maybe he's got a gun)
bring a bottle of whiskey landlord, I want to talk for a while
And where the traveller goes, a cold wind blows.
Where the traveller goes, a cold wind blows.

Bm A
There is something in his eyes, something in his hands,
G Bm
you can almost smell his revenge.
A
And whoever he is after, it will be a disaster,
G F#maj Bm
this man is gonna take him to the very end.


Well, the landlord he trembled staring at a face he'd seen somewhere before.
(you laid him in the ground)
Suddenly remembered a killing, yes, a murder many years before.
(t'was you that shot him down)
He said to a boy, saddle me the black, I'll meet you down below,
with this man I must talk, with this traveller I go,
with this man I must talk, yes with him I must go.


(Chorus)

Gmaj7 G A
and they were never seen again.

Bm | Gmaj7 | Bm | Gmaj7 | Bm | Gmaj7 | Bm | Gmaj7



Where Peaceful Waters Flow by Chris De Burgh
>From the album The Getaway
Tuning:
Standard, EADGBE.


Intro:
D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / / / (play 4 times)


Verse:
D A G D
Restless hearts, it has been a long time

G D Em A7
Out here on the journey for a glimpse of paradise,

D A Bm G
It's getting hard to find a place to go,

Em A7
Where peaceful waters flow;


D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / / /
D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / / /


Verse:
D A G D
I took a walk past the old Saxon well,
G D Em A7
Down by the cathedral I heard the chapel bell,
D A Bm G
And joined the people singing for a way to go,
Em A7
Where peaceful waters flow;


D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / / /
D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / A /


Chorus:
Bm F#m G D
And if you don't know by now you never will,

Bm E A
Only love can find the door,

Bm F#m G D
If you could see it now it's in your hand,

Em A7
Only love can reach the shore to heaven;


Verse:
D A G D
Always, she is standing by my side,
G D Em A7
She's my inspiration, and she's my battle cry,
D A Bm G
And in her arms is the only place I know,
Em A7
Where peaceful waters flow;


D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / / /
D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / A /


Chorus:
Bm F#m G D
And if you don't know by now you never will,

Bm E A
Only love can find the door,

Bm F#m G D
If you could see it now it's in your hand,

Em A7
Only love can reach the shore to heaven;

Bm / F#m / G / D /

Em A7
Where peaceful waters flow.

D / Dsus4 D Dsus2 G / / / (repeat to fade.)



Chris DeBurg

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