Twist in my sobriety

Artist: Tanita Tikaram (English)
User: Nuripendi
Duration: 130 seconds
Delay: 12 seconds
Chord names: Default
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January 13, 2021, 1:57 PM

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If you have a hard time with the B chord you can substitute it with B7 
h = hammer-on    p = pull-off    (STOP) = stop playing
NC = means "NO CHORDS", don't play anything while singing until the next chord comes up
[Intro]

   Em             Am7             B             Em 

e|-----0--0--0--|-----0--0--0--|-----2--2--2--|-----0--0-----------| [x2]

B|-----0--0--0--|-----1--1--1--|-----4--4--4--|-----0--0--0h2p0----|

G|-----0--0--0--|--0--0--0--0--|--4--4--4--4--|-----0--0--------0--|

D|--2-----------|--2-----------|--4-----------|--2-----------------|

A|--2-----------|--0-----------|--2-----------|--2-----------------|

E|--0-----------|--------------|--------------|--0-----------------|

 

[Verse 1]

 Em                          Am7               B                          Em 

    All God's children need travelling shoes,   drive your problems from here,

 Em                        Am7             B                         Em 

    All good people read...   good books,    now your conscience is clear

                        B                         Em 

I hear you talk, girl,     now your conscience is clear

 

[Verse 2]

 Em                        Am7            B                      Em 

    In the morning when I wipe my brow,      wipe the miles a - way,

 Em                        Am7            B                         Em 

    I like to think I can be so willed,      and never do what you say

                     B                        Em    (STOP)

I'll never hear you,    and never do what you say

 

[Chorus]

(NC)     B                  Em 

Look my eyes are just holograms,

          B                           Em 

Look your love has drawn red from my hands,

        Am7                         Em             B                Em 

From my hands you know you'll never be, more than twist in my sobriety,

          B                 Em            B                (Em)

More than twist in my sobriety, more than twist in my sobriety

 

[Break]

  Em             Am7             B             Em 

|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /   /  /  |

 

[Verse 3]

 Em                       Am7           B                       Em 

   We just poked a little ...empty pie,  for the fun that people had at night,

 Em                              Am7      B                 Em 

   Late at night don't need hostility,     timid smile, and pause to free,

 Em                              Am7 

     I don't care about their...    different thoughts,

 B                          Em 

    Different thoughts are good for me,

 Em                 Am7                B                        Em          (STOP)

    Up in arms and chaste the whole,     all God's children took their toll

 

[Chorus]

(NC)     B                  Em 

Look my eyes are just holograms,

          B                           Em 

Look your love has drawn red from my hands,

        Am7                         Em             B                Em 

From my hands you know you'll never be, more than twist in my sobriety,

          B                 Em            B                (Em)

More than twist in my sobriety, more than twist in my sobriety

 

[Break #2]

   Em             B              Em             B 

|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |

 

   Em            Am7             B 

|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |

 

[Bridge]

 Em                  Am7                  Em                  Am7 

   Cup of tea, take time to think, yeah,   ...time to risk a life, a life, a life,

 Em                    Am7                      B                            Em 

   Sweet and handsome,  ...soft and porky, you pig out 'til you've seen the light,

 B                            Em         Em 

Pig out 'til you've seen the light    |  /  /  /  /  |

 

[Verse 4]

 Em                  Am7                   B                     Em 

   Half the people...   read the papers,     read them good and well,

 Em               Am7                B                   Em 

   Pretty people,    nervous people, people have got to sell,

 B                 Em      (STOP)

News you have to sell

 

[Chorus]

N.C.     B                  Em 

Look my eyes are just holograms,

          B                           Em 

Look your love has drawn red from my hands,

        Am7                         Em 

From my hands you know you'll never be,

          B                 Em            B                 Em 

More than twist in my sobriety, more than twist in my sobriety

 

[Chorus]

         B                  Em 

Look my eyes are just holograms,

          B                           Em 

Look your love has drawn red from my hands,

        Am7                         Em             B                Em 

From my hands you know you'll never be, more than twist in my sobriety,

          B                 Em            B                (Em)

More than twist in my sobriety, more than twist in my sobriety

 

[Coda]

  Em             Am7             B             Em 

|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |

 

  Em             Am7             B             Em 

|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |

 

   B             Em              B              Em 

|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |    ||


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