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Six Blocks Away  Lucinda Williams


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SIX BLOCKS AWAY (Lucinda Williams)
 
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[Actually in D; capo at tbe 2nd fret] 
[C] [intF]ro] [C] [F] [C] [F] [G] [G]
He [Am]sleeps all alone on [G]2nd Street
With a [Am]roof over his head and [G]food to eat
But [C]he can hardly make it [F]day to day cuz
[C]Everything he wants is [F]six blocks away, [F] six blocks a[G]way[G]
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]Six blocks away, d[F]irty old street
[C]Six blocks away, h[F]e can hear her heart beat
[C]Six blocks away, d[F]irty old street
[C]Six blocks away, h[F]e can hear her heart beat [F] six blocks a[G]way[G]
[Guitar solo; same cbords 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] Six blocks a[F]way[C] [F]
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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