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The Mountain Goats chords for Old college try

Old College Try chords by The Mountain Goats

The Mountain Goats chords for Old college try

Guitar chords with lyrics

Intro: A chord diagramD MajorD
       A chord diagramE MajorE


Verse 1
A chord diagramC# minorC#m
From the housetops to the gutters
A chord diagramD MajorD
From the oceans to the shores
    A chord diagramF# minorF#m
The warning signs have all been bright and garish
A chord diagramE MajorE
Far to great in number to ignore

[repeat that progression]

From the cities to the swamplands
From the highways to the hills
Our love has never had a leg to stand on
From the aspirins to the cross-tops to the Elevils

'Chorus' 1
              A chord diagramD MajorD
But I will walk down to the end with you
            A chord diagramA augmentedA
If you will come all the way down with me


Verse 2: (same progression as verse one)

From the entrance to the exit
Is longer than it looks from where we stand
I wanna say I'm sorry for stuff I haven't done yet
Things will shortly get completely out of hand

I can feel it in the rotten air tonight
In the tips of my fingers in the skin on my face
In the weak last gasp of the evening's dying light
In the way those eyes I've always loved illuminate this place

'Chorus' 2
             A chord diagramE MajorE
Like a trashcan fire in a prison cell
         A chord diagramD MajorD
Like the searchlights in the parking lots of hell
        A chord diagramD MajorD
I will walk down to the end with you
            A chord diagramA augmentedA
If you will come all the way down with me

[then verse progression while organ solo plays over it,
followed by A chord diagramD MajorD transitioned rapidly,
then

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