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Townes Van Zandt chords for Marie acoustic

Guitar chords with lyrics

Intro:
  A chord diagramA minorAm                                A chord diagramA minorAm
e|-----------------------0---------|---------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB|-----------1---------------1-----|---------------1-----------------|
A chord diagramG+G|-----2-------------2-----------2-|-----2-----2---------------------|
A chord diagramD MajorD|-------------2-------2-------2---|-------------2-------------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|-0---------------0---------------|-0---------------0---------------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|---------0---------------0-------|---------0---------------0-------|



Verse:
  A chord diagramA minorAm                                A chord diagramA minorAm       A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB|-------1-------1-------1-------1-|-------1-------0-------1---------------1-------1--|
A chord diagramG+G|-----2-------2-------2-------2---|-----2-------0-------2---------------2-------2----|
A chord diagramD MajorD|-------------------------0h2-----|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|-0---------------0---------------|-0---------------0-----------0h3-0----------------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|---------0-----------------------|---------3---------------0h3-------------0--------|

  A chord diagramA minorAm                                A chord diagramA minorAm       A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB|-------1-------1-------1-------1-|-------1-------0-------1---------------1-------1--|
A chord diagramG+G|-----2-------2-------2-------2---|-----2-------0-------2---------------2-------2----|
A chord diagramD MajorD|-------------------------0h2-----|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|-0---------------0---------------|-0---------------0-----------0h3-0----------------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|---------0-----------------------|---------3---------------0h3-------------0--------|

  A chord diagramDmDm                                A chord diagramDmDm       A chord diagramC majorC       A chord diagramDmDm
e|-------1-------1-------1-------1-|-------1-------0-------1---------------1-------1--|
A chord diagramBB|-----3-------3-------3-------3---|-----3-------1-------3---------------3-------3----|
A chord diagramG+G|-------------------------0h2-----|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramD MajorD|-0---------------0---------------|-0---------------0-----------0h3-0----------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|---------0-----------------------|---------3---------------0h3-------------0--------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|---------------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|

  A chord diagramA minorAm                                A chord diagramA minorAm       A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB|-------1-------1-------1-------1-|-------1-------0-------1---------------1-------1--|
A chord diagramG+G|-----2-------2-------2-------2---|-----2-------0-------2---------------2-------2----|
A chord diagramD MajorD|-------------------------0h2-----|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|-0---------------0---------------|-0---------------0-----------0h3-0----------------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|---------0-----------------------|---------3---------------0h3-------------0--------|


Verse 1:
A chord diagramA minorAm
I stood in line and left my name
               A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA minorAm
Took about six hours or so
A chord diagramA minorAm
Well, the man just grinned like it was all a game
            A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramA minorAm
Said they'd let me know
  A chord diagramDmDm
I put in my time till the Pocono line
              A chord diagramC majorC     A chord diagramDmDm
Shut down two years ago
      A chord diagramA minorAm
I was staying at the mission till I met Marie
            A chord diagramG+G             A chord diagramA minorAm
Now I can't stay there no more


Verse 2:
A chord diagramA minorAm
Fella across town said he's looking for a man
                 A chord diagramG+G    A chord diagramA minorAm
To move some old cars around
A chord diagramA minorAm
Maybe me and Marie could find a burned-out van
                A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA minorAm
And do a little settling down
    A chord diagramDmDm
But I'm just dreaming, I ain't got no ride
                      A chord diagramC majorC             A chord diagramDmDm
And the junk-yard's a pretty good ways
     A chord diagramA minorAm
That job's about a half week old besides
              A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramA minorAm
It'd be gone now anyway


Verse 3:
A chord diagramA minorAm
Unemployment said I got no more checks
                   A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
And they showed me to the hall
A chord diagramA minorAm
My brother died in Georgia some time ago
             A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
I got no one left to call
A chord diagramDmDm
Summer wasn't bad below the bridge
                  A chord diagramC majorC           A chord diagramDmDm
A chord diagramA augmentedA little short on food that's all
      A chord diagramA minorAm
Now I gotta get Marie some kind of coat
              A chord diagramG+G         A chord diagramA minorAm
We're headed down into fall


Verse 4:
A chord diagramA minorAm
I used to play the mouth harp pretty good
             A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA minorAm
Hustled up a little dough
A chord diagramA minorAm
But I got drunk and I woke up rolled
            A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramA minorAm
A chord diagramA augmentedA couple of months ago
     A chord diagramDmDm
They got my harp and they got my dollar
              A chord diagramC majorC       A chord diagramDmDm
Them low life so and so's
A chord diagramA minorAm
Harps cost money and I ain't got it
            A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA minorAm
It's my own fault, I suppose


Verse 5:
A chord diagramA minorAm
The Pocono's down but the Chesapeake's running
             A chord diagramG+G    A chord diagramA minorAm
Two freights everyday
A chord diagramA minorAm
If it was just me, I'd be headed south
                A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA minorAm
But Marie can't catch no train
      A chord diagramDmDm
She's got some pain and she thinks it's a baby
              A chord diagramC majorC        A chord diagramDmDm
Says we gotta wait and see
      A chord diagramA minorAm
In my heart I know it's a little boy
              A chord diagramG+G           A chord diagramA minorAm
Hope he don't end up like me


Verse 6:
A chord diagramA minorAm
Well, the man's still grinning says he lost my file
                 A chord diagramG+G    A chord diagramA minorAm
I gotta stand in line again
A chord diagramA minorAm
I want to kill him but I just say no
                     A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
I had enough of that line my friend
  A chord diagramDmDm
I head back to the bridge, its getting kinda cold
                 A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramDmDm
I'm feeling too low down to lie
  A chord diagramA minorAm
I guess I'll just tell Marie the truth
               A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramA minorAm
Hope she don't break down and cry


Verse 7:
A chord diagramA minorAm
Marie she didn't wake up this morning
           A chord diagramG+G    A chord diagramA minorAm
She didn't even try
A chord diagramA minorAm
She just rolled over and went to Heaven
              A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramA minorAm
My little boy safe inside
  A chord diagramDmDm
I laid them in the sun where somebody'd find them
              A chord diagramC majorC            A chord diagramDmDm
Caught a Chesapeake on the fly
A chord diagramA minorAm
Marie will know I'm headed south
                A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramA minorAm
So's to meet me by and by


Outro:
A chord diagramA minorAm
Marie will know I'm headed south
              A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA minorAm
So to meet me by and by


Outro:
  A chord diagramA minorAm                                A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------0----------------0-----0----------0--|
A chord diagramBB|---------1--3-----3--1----------1-----0---------1---|
A chord diagramG+G|-----2------------------2-------2-----0-------2-----|
A chord diagramD MajorD|-------2------------------------2-----0-----2-------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|-0---------------------------0--------0---0---------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|-----------------------------------3----------------|
ⓘ Guitar chords for 'Marie Acoustic' by Townes Van Zandt, a male artist from Fort Worth. Townes Van Zandt was born in 1944. He passed away in 1997.

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