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Almost Blue  Elvis Costello



Almost Blue
By Elvis Costello
>From the album: Imperial Bedroom
Dm9 = 100210
E+ = XX2110
E7 = XX0100
Bm7-5 = 123231 (!!!!!!)
Bflat6 = XX3333 (Bb6)
Adim = X02210
C#dim = XX2323
(Comment: For a short song there are a hell of a lot of chord changes!
[Am] [Dm9] [E+]  
[Am]Almost blue
Almost [Bm7-5]doing [E7]things we [Am] used to do
There's a [Bm7]girl[-5] here and she's [C] almost [F]you
[E] Al[Dm]most
[Am]All the [Adim]things that your eyes once promised
[C] I se[Bb6]e in hers [A]too
Now your eyes are [Dm]red from [Bm7-5]cry - [E+]ing
[Am] Al[B7]most [Am]blue
[F]Flirting with [Bm7-5]this disaster be[C]came me [C#dim]
[Dm] It named me [Bm7-5]as the fool who [E]only aimed to be
[Am]Almost blue
It's almost [Bm7-5]touching [E7]it will [Am] almost do
There's a [Bm7-5]part of me that's [C] always [F]true.[E][Dm]ways
[Am]Not all good things [Adim]come to an end now it is [C] only a [Bb6]chosen [A]few
I've seen such [Dm]an unhappy [Bm7-5]cou - [E+]ple
[Am]Almost me
[Bm7-5]Almost you
Almost [Am]blue
michael p mccullough ++++ Klamath Falls OR # 1.541.884.3278
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A Adim Am B7 Bb6 Bm7 Bm7-5 C C#dim Dm Dm9 E E+ E7 F
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