Six blocks away

Lucinda Williams


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SIX BLOCKS AWAY (Lucinda Williams) ---------------------------------- [Actually in D; capo at the 2nd fret] C F C F C F G G [intro] Am G He sleeps all alone on 2nd Street Am G With a roof over his head and food to eat C F But he can hardly make it day to day cuz C F F G G Everything he wants is six blocks away, six blocks away He's got a regular job and it pays the rent In a donut shop on 3rd and 10th But he doesn't understand why she turned him away He can hear her heart beat six blocks away, six blocks away C F Six blocks away, dirty old street C F Six blocks away, he can hear her heart beat C F Six blocks away, dirty old street C F F G G Six blocks away, he can hear her heart beat six blocks away [Guitar solo; same chords as verse]
He walks real fast down the dirty street He turns his eyes from the people he meets It hurts so bad, what can he say He sends her a message six blocks away, six blocks away Six blocks away, dirty old street; six blocks away, he can hear her heart beat Six blocks away, dirty old street; six blocks away, he can hear her heart beat Six blocks away C F C F Six blocks away C F C F C F C F C F C. Six blocks away [instrumental ending]
GUITAR SOLO: Am G Am G E --|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| B --|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| G --|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| D --|----2---0-------|----------------|----2---0-------|--------------0-| A --|0-----------3---|0---------------|0-----------3---|------------2---| E 3-|----------------|--3---3---3-0-3-|----------------|3-----3---3-----| ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . C F C F E ----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| B ----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| G ----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| D 3---2-0---------|3---2-----------|3---2-0---------|3---2-----------| A ----------3-----|------3---------|----------3-----|------3---------| E --------------3-|--------------3-|--------------3-|----------------| ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . F G G E ----------------|----------------|----------------| B ----------------|----------------|----------------| G ----------------|----------------|0---------------| D ----3---2---0---|--------------0-|----------------| A ----------------|20----------2---|----------------| E ----------------|--3-------3-----|----------------| ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ^ . ("He walks real fast...")





































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