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The Only Living Boy in New York  Simon & Garfunkel

by: Paul Simon
[C]Tom-, get your plane right on [F]time.
[C]I know your part'll go [F]fine.
[C]Fly- down to Mexic[F]o-[Am7]--[Dm7] [F]
[G] [F]  
 
 Do-n-da-da-n-da-da-n-da-da and here I am-

The [C]only living boy in New[F] York.[C] [F] [C] [Dm7]
I [C]get the news I need from the weather re[F]port-
I can [C]gather all the news I need from the weather re[F]port-
[C]Hey- I've got nothing to [F]do [C]to-[Dm]day but [Dm7]smile
[G] [F]  
 
 Do-n-da-da-n-da-n-da-da-n here I am-

The [C]only living boy in New [F]York.[Am]
[Dm]Half of the time we're gone,[G7] but we don't know [C]where
And we don't know [F]where-
[C]Tom- , get your plane right on [F]time.
[C]I know that you've been eager to fly[F] now-
[C]Hey- , let your honesty [F]shine, [C]shine, [Dm]shine [F]now,
[G] [Fmaj7] [Dm7] [F]  
 
 Do-n-da-da-n-da-da-n-do- like it shines on me.

[C]The only living boy in New [F]York.
[C]The only living boy in New [F]York.[C]
 
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Spencer Christensen schriste@east.east-slc.edu
Salt Lake City, Utah
"I'm in shape! Round's a shape isn't it?" -A. Alyosha Efros
The Only Living Boy In New York - Simon & Garfunkel
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From "Bridge Over Troubled Water".
Transcribed by John Kean (keanj@agresearch.cri.nz).
Capo 4th fret.
4/4 time.
INTRO:
[G] [G]  
VERSE 1:
T[G]om, [G] get your plane right on[C] time[C]
I[G] know [G] your part'll go f[C]ine[C]
F[G]ly [G] down to Mexico[C] [C/B] [C/A] [C/G]
[D/F#] [D/F#] [C] [C]  
 
 Do-n-da-da-n-da-da-n-da-da and here I am

T[C]he only living boy in New[G] York.[G]
VERSE 2: (two bars of C to lead in)
I get the news I need from the weather report
I can gather all the news I need from the weather report
Hey, I've got nothing to do to-day but smile
 
 Do-n-da-da-n-da-n-da-da-n here I am

The only living boy in New York.
CHORUS:
[E] [Esus4] [E]  
H[Am]alf of the time we're g[D7/F#]one, but we don't know
W[G]here, and we don't know w[C]here[C]
VERSE 3:
Ah....
Here I am.
CHORUS
VERSE 4:
Tom, get your plane right on time
I know that you've been eager to fly now
Hey, let your honesty shine, shine, shine now,
 
 Do-n-da-da-n-da-da-n-do like it shines on me

The only living boy in New York
The only living boy in New York.
BRIDGE:
([G]hammer [G]on and [G]pull of[G]f at the second fret on the A and D strings)
[G] [C] [E] [Esus4] [E]  
[Am] [D7/F#] [G] [C]  
VERSES 5 & 6: (as for Verse 3)
CODA:
G G G G G Fine.
\\\\ John Kean
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Am Am7 C C/B C/G D/F# D7/F# Dm Dm7 E Esus4 F Fmaj7 G G7
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