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Wish I Was Skinny  The Boo Radleys

Date: Mon, 29 Dec 1997 09:21:29 +0100
Subject: crd: Wish I Was Skinny (by the Boo Radleys)
THE BOO RADLEYS, Wish I Was Skinny.
Written by Martin Carr.
>From the album Giant Steps.
Transcription by Lionel "Shakes" Bodin.
Submitted by F. Dubois (
E A D G B e
C 0 3 2 0 1 0
Cadd9 0 3 0 0 1 0
Csus 1 3 3 0 1 x
Fmaj7 1 3 3 2 1 0
Em 0 2 2 0 0 0
E 0 2 2 1 0 0
E7 0 2 2 1 3 0
Am x 0 2 2 1 0
_____ INTRO
[C] [Cadd9] [C]  
[Csus] [Csus] [Fmaj7]  
[C] Wishing I [Em]was skinny[Fmaj7]
Wishing that the whole world knew my [C]name
Wishing I [Em]was thrilling[Fmaj7]
That I would never be the b[C]lame
Wishing I [Em]was kissing[Fmaj7]
A girl with lips as smooth as p[C]earl
Wishing I [Em]was pretty[Fmaj7]
Wish that I could round
The [C]world [E]round my [Fmaj7]finger[E] [E7]
[C] Wishing I [Em]had money[Fmaj7]
Wishing for the time to spend it [C]all
Wishing I w[Em]as pretty[Fmaj7]
Wish that I could twist
The [C]world [E]round my [Fmaj7]finger[E] [E7]
[Am] But I[Em] would always [Fmaj7]love you[Fmaj7] [Csus]
[Am] I guess [Em]that would never [Fmaj7]change...[Csus]
The end solo can be played like this :
 G----------------------------2--- --------|
 D----0--2----0--2--3--2---0--3--- Repeat & Fade --------|
 A----3--3----3--3--3--3---3--3--- --------|


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