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The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York Chords

                 D0                G1
0It was Christmas Eve babe, In the drunktank
           D2                     A3
1An old man said to me, won't see another one
            D4                         G5
2And then he sang a song, The Rare Old Mountain Dew
            D6                     A7     D8
3I turned my face away And dreamed about you
4
5
         D9                     G10
6Got on a lucky one Came in eighteen to one
           D11                       A12
7I've got a feeling This year's for me and you
         D13                    G14
8So happy Christmas, I love you baby
            D15                         A16          D17
9I can see a better time When all our dreams come true
10
11
            D18
12They've got cars
       A19
13Big as bars
            Bm20        G21
14They've got rivers of gold
        D22
15But the wind goes right through you
                      A23
16It's no place for the old
         D24             Bm25
17When you first took my hand
     D26              G27
18On a cold Christmas Eve
    D28
19You promised me
             A29           D30
20Broadway was waiting for me
         D31
21You were handsome
22
23You were pretty
                  A32
24Queen of New York City
         D33             G34
25When the band finished playing
     A35              D36
26They howled out for more
D37
27Sinatra was swinging
                         A38
28All the drunks they were singing
   D39             G40
29We kissed on the corner
     A41                  D42
30Then danced through the night
    G43                A44
The boys of the NYPD45 choir
     D46               Bm47
31Were singing 'Galway Bay'
        D48          G49
32And the bells were ringing
A50                 D51
33Out for Christmas day
34
35Interlude:
    D52 G53
    D54 A55
    D56 G57
    D58 A59 D60
36
37
D61
38You're a bum
         A62
39You're a punk
          Bm63           G64
40You're an old slut on junk
       D65
41Living there almost dead
                  A66
42on a drip In that bed
    D67
43You scum bag
44
45You maggot
                A68
46You cheap lousy faggot
      D69              G70
47Happy Christmas your arse
       A71
48I pray God
         D72
49It's our last
50
51
       G73             A74
The boys of the NYPD75 choir
       D76              Bm77
52Still singing `Galway Bay`
        D78         G79
53And the bells are ringing
A80                 D81
54Out for Christmas Day
55
56
             D82                           G83
57I could have been someone Well, So could anyone
            D84                           A85
58You took my dreams From me when I first found you
            D86                       G87
59I kept them with me babe I put them with my own
              D88                              A89      D90
60Can't make it all alone I've built my dreams around you
61
62
       G91             A92
The boys of the NYPD93 choir
      D94               Bm95
63Still Singing `Galway Bay`
        D96         G97
64And the bells are ringing
A98                 D99
65Out for Christmas Day
66

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