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[Bb]     [C]   [Bb]     [C]    [Bb]      [C]    [Bb]     [C]     

Verse 1:
On a [Bb]cold and windy [C]morning,
Said good[Bb]bye to my old [C]friends
They were [Bb]hangin' around the [C]corner,
They were [Dm]stayin' till the [Am]end
till the [F]end


Verse 2:
On the [Bb]other side of [C]midnight,
I was [Bb]lookin' for a place to [C]stay
And [Bb]one thing's sure for [C]certain,
I ain't [Dm]never goin' back a[Am]gain
no [F]no
[Dm]     [C] The stranger[F]

Verse 3:
The [Bb]streetlights looked so [C]pretty
As they [Bb]spread into a [C]town
I was l[Bb]ookin' for another [C]sundown
And my [Dm]head was spinning round and [Am]round
All ar[F]ound


Chorus:
[F]Lookin' through the eyes of a strange[G7]r
Lookin' through the [C]eyes of danger[F]

Lookin' at the all-night dance[G7]r
[C]Never takin' all the chances[Fmaj7]
Of a [G7]Strang[F]er


Instrumental:
[Bb]     [C]   [Bb]     [C]    [Bb]      [C]    [Bb]     [C]     
Verse 4:
As I [Bb]walked into the [C]main street,
saw a [Bb]crowd across the [C]square
And I [Bb]heard a guitar [C]playin'
and I [Dm]saw you standing [Am]there
standing [F]there


Chorus:
[F]Lookin' through the eyes of a strange[G7]r
Lookin' through the [C]eyes of danger[F]
Lookin' at the all-night dance[G7]r
[C]Never takin' all the chances[Fmaj7]
Of a [G7]Strang[F]er

Verse 5:
Dist[Bb]ant bells they s[C]tarted ringing,
somew[Bb]here far off in t[C]he night
And t[Bb]he place was fu[C]ll of loneliness
that [Dm]disappeared from [Am]sight
Oh O[F]h

[Dm]     [C]   [F]                             
Chorus:
[F]Lookin' through the eyes of a strange[G7]r
Lookin' through the [C]eyes of danger[F]
Lookin' at the all-night dance[G7]r
[C]Never takin' all the chances[Fmaj7]
Of a Strang[G7]er

Lookin' through the eyes of a stranger

[Bb]Oh O[C]h
[Bb]Oh O[C]h
[Bb]Oh O[C]h

[Bb]I ain't never goin' back
[Bb]I ain't never goin' back

[Bb]I ain't never goin' back

Fade Out


| / slide up
| \ slide down
| h hammer-on
| p pull-off
| ~ vibrato
| + harmonic
| x Mute note

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