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Over My Shoulder  The Jayhawks

Date: Fri, 09 Jan 1998 14:44:32 -0500 (EST)
Subject: PRO: j/jayhawks/
"Over My Shoulder"
by The Jayhawks
This song is off Tomorrow the Green Grass.
It appears to be in the key of E.
Some of the lyrics are kind of shaky.
I believe all the chords are correct though.
Transcribed by Todd Obermiller (
Fill 1

[F#m] [B]  
Verse 1
[E]Left running you said yo[C#m]u were flying[E]
[E]Left running you said yo[C#m]u were cold[E]
[F#m]Any statute you can name[C#m]
[F#m]Like the ones that I fel[B]l for
[E]I've been looking over m[A]y shoulder
[E]Would you love me then y[A]our older
[E]Would you love me then y[A]our older[F#m]
B (Fill 1)
>Still I know your true
Verse 2
[E]The first game is lost a[C#m]ny well(??)[E]
[E]Another game is hiding y[C#m]our fear[E]
[F#m]Oh please tell me how my[C#m] heart
F#m B (Fill 1)
How can my heart belong to you
Repeat Chorus
[C#m]Every time that you look[F#m] my way
[C#m]I feel so hopeless you'r[F#m]e thinking of me[B]
Verse 3
[E]This landslide and build[C#m]ings too high[E]
[E]If ?? some for everyon[C#m]e[E]
[F#m]Though the law is everyw[C#m]here (??)
F#m B (Fill 1)
And it lives without a care
Repeat Chorus Twice
Repeat 1st half of Verse 1

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