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Iamthewalrus  Beatles

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------"I Am The Walrus" - John Lennon and Paul McCartney (C) 1967


[A]I am he as yo[A7]u are he as you[C] are me and [D]we are a[E]ll to-geth-[A]er       [A7]
[C]See how they run like pigs from a gun see how [D]they fly
[A]I'm cry  -  ing.
1st Pre-Chorus

[A]Sit-ting on a cor[A7]n-flake        [D]        [Fmaj7]wait-ing for the[G] van to com[A]e     [A7]

[F]Cor-por-a-tion tea shirt, stupid bloody Tuesday man
[B]you been a naughty boy you let your face grow long

[C]I am the egg-man        [D]Oh they are the egg-men         [E]Oh I am the Walrus
Goo goo g'joob (?)

2nd Verse

[A]              [A7]                    [C]                      [D]     [E]       [A]      [A7]                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
Mis-ter ci-ty police-man sit-ting pre-tty lit-tle police-men in a row

[C]See how they fly like Lucy in the Sky see how[D] they run          I'm [A]cry-ing
I'm cry [Dsus]        -       -       -       ing
[A]I'm cry  -  ing                 [E]I'm cry   -  i[D]ng        [D7]
2nd Pre-Chorus

[A]Yel-low mat-ter [A7]cus-tard        [D]        [Fmaj7]drip-ping from a[G] dead dog's ey[A]e     [A7]

[F]Crab-a-lock-erfish wife por-no-graphic priestess boy
[B]you've been a naugh-ty girl you let your knickers down
(Repeat chorus)

Bridge section

[E]                [B]        [A]        [G]    [F] [E] 

[B]Sit-ting in an [A]En-glish gar  -[G]  den wait-ing [F]for the sun
[E]        [F]If the sun don't come[B]  you get a tan from standing in the English rain
Chorus (different from above)

[C]I am the egg-man        [D]They are the egg-men    [E]Oh I am the wal-rus

Goo goo g'joob g'goo    [D]goo g' joob
3rd Verse

[A]Ex-pert tex-pert cho[A7]k-ing smok-ers [C]don't you think the j[D]o-ker la[E]ughs at [A]you? [A7]

[C]See how they smile like pigs in a sty, see [D]how  they snide      I'm c[A]ry - ing
3rd Pre-chorus

[A]              [A7]                  [D]        [Fmaj7]                  [G]            [A]       [A7]                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
Sem-o-li-na pil-chards			climb-ing up the Eif-fel Tow  -  er

[F]El-e-ment'ry penguin singing Ha-re Krishna man
[B]you should have seen them kic-king Edgar Al-lan Poe
(Repeat chorus)

After the E chord on "wal-rus", play this until you get sick of it !

[E]wal-rus         Goo goo g'joob g'goo  [D]  goo g' joob

[C]Goo foo g'goo g'goo     goo g'joob      [B]joob
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------And that's it! I hope that this song can be included on the system and that there are not too many mistakes in the transcription. Keep up the good work !!

Mike Beckett
University of the West of England, Bristol


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