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Greetings to the New Brunette  Billy Bragg


Greetings to the New Brunette
Blly Bragg
Intro: G D C D G D Am7
[G]Shir[D]ley, [Em] it's quit[D]e exciting to be[C] sleepin[D]g here in[Em] this ne[Bm7]w room
[G]Shirl[D]ey, [Em]you're my [D]reason to[C] get out of[D] bed be[Em]fore noon[Bm7]
[G]Shirl[D]ey, [Em] you know[D] when we sat o[C]ut on the fire[D] escape[Em] talking[Bm7]
[G] [D] [Em] [D] [C] [D] [Em] [Bm7] 
[D]Shirley, what did you say about running before we were walking
[C]Sometimes when we're as cl[Am7]ose as this It?s[G] like we?re i[D]n a dre[G]am
[C]How can you lie there and thi[Am7]nk of England When you don't even kn[D]ow
who's in the team
[G]Shir[D]ley, [Em]your sexual [D]politics have le[C]ft me al[D]l of a mu[Em]ddle[Bm7]
[G]Shir[D]ley, [Em]we are joine[D]d in the ideolog[C]ical cud[D]dle[Em] [Bm7]
[C]I'm celebrating my love fo[Am7]r you With a pint o[G]f beer an[D]d a new[G] tattoo
[C]And if you haven't noticed ye[Am7]t I'm more impress[D]ionable when my cement
is wet
[Em]Politics and p[E]regnancy
Are d[Am]ebated as we empty our gl[C]asses
And h[G]ow I l[Em]ove those evening c[C]lasses[G] [D]
[G]Shir[D]ley, [Em]you really k[D]now how to make [C]a young [D]man angry[Em] [Bm7]
[G]Shir[D]ley, [Em]could we get[D] through the nig[C]ht witho[D]ut mentio[Em]ning fam[Bm7]ily
[C]The people from your churc[Am7]h agree It's not muc[G]h of a ca[D]reer[G]
[C]Trying the handles of parked [Am7]cars Whoops,there[D] goes another year
Whoops,there goes another pint of beer
[C]Here we are in our su[Am]mmer years
[G]Living on ic[D]e-cream and ch[G]ocolate kisses
[C]Would the leaves fall fr[Am]om the trees
If I was y[D]our old man and you were my missus
[G]Shirl[D]ey, [C]give my gr[D]eetings to the[G] new bru[D]nette
Gr[C]eetings to the ne[D]w brun[G]ette[D]
Gr[C]eetings to the ne[D]w brune[G]tte
[D] [C] [D] [G] [D] [Am7]  
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Fun song to play, and by the way, sounds great played on a 12 string.

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