At Seventeen

Artist: Janis Ian (English)
User: Rob Harris
Duration: 130 seconds
Delay: 12 seconds
Chord names: Not defined
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Just the first verse

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Rob Harris,
July 10, 2018 1:58 PM

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At Seventeen
Capo 5

G(9)     G   Gmaj7     G6    G   G(9)    G    Gmaj7 

    G6       G      G(9)       G        Gmaj7   G6  G 
             I   learned   the truth at seven teen   that
   Am11     Am7      E/A      Am7      D7/F#                                 
 love      was meant for beauty queens     and high school girls with skinned smiles
    G(9)     G      Gmaj7       G6   G    G(9)   G   Gmaj7    G6   G       G(9)   G 
who married young and then retired                                 The Valen  tines
     Gmaj7      G6       G      Am11     Am7      E/A      Am7     D7/F# 
  I   never    new       the    Friday     night charades of youth       were spent on one
                     G(9)    G    Gmaj7              G6  G G(9) G  Gmaj7   G6   G 
  more beautiful    At seventeen  I learned the truth                        And those
 Bb6                                 Am7                  D7           Gm7        Cm7 
      of us ..... with ravaged faces     lacking in the social graces desp`rately remained 
          Gm7               Cm7              Ebmaj7                D7         D7sus
 at home  inventing lovers on the phone    who called  to say come dance with me
  Gm7                              Cm7         Am7                           D7/F# 
    and murmured vague     ob scenities             It isnt all it seams at seventeen



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