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Waiting On Something Good  Joe Purdy

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Waiting On Something Good
By Joe Purdy (
From the album Paris In the Morning

Tabbed by Kevin (
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[Am]   [G]  [F]  [F7]                              
I was w[C]alking, j[F]ust about 3rd and St. Mar[C]k's
But it [F]ain't the same as it [Am]was the last t[G]ime I was h[F]ere   [F7]
So I s[C]tood there wat[F]ching the light as it chan[C]ged
Rem[F]ember that time in the ra[Am]in when we r[G]an through the str[F]eets?  [F7]

Yeah we're [F]waiting on s[G]omething g[C]ood to go d[Am]own
Just w[F]aiting on s[G]omething g[C]ood
We're [F]waiting on so[G]mething g[C]ood to go d[Am]own
Just w[F]aiting on s[G]omething g[C]ood
Something go[F]od   [C]
Yeah baby something go[F]od   [C]
Yeah baby something go[F]od   [G]   [C]   [G]   [C]
Now [C]Sally, I use[F]d to show up at her d[C]oor
But [F]I don't do that anym[Am]ore, she an[G]swers my c[F]alls  [F7]
She says, "[C]Baby, well do[F]n't you go breaking your ba[C]ck
To b[F]uy me the things that I la[Am]ck, 'cause I will [G]get 'em mys[F]elf
Yes and [Am]I don't need n[G]obody's h[F]elp
Yes and [Am]I love you j[G]ust the sa[F]me, if you [Am]ain't got a d[G]ime to your n[F]ame"   [F7]

On the c[C]ounter at the b[F]ack of the hotel bar [C]
And I was jo[F]ining the hotel choir, [Am]and we were ju[G]st cut[F]ting up  [F7]
Yeah but it was [C]B. Wright and the [F]Tragedies led the whole g[C]ang
[F]We all stood up and we s[Am]ang an old g[G]ospel s[F]ong, yeah but [Am]we didn't s[G]ing very l[F]ong  [F7]


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