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Waiting for My Real Life to Begin  Colin Hay

Waiting for my real life to begin Colin Hay
Tabbed by t.belbeck@rogers.com
The "*" indicates a hameron.. You have to listen to the song
The "/" is basically means the chord gets one beat.
Capo 4
Intro:
G / D / C /,
C C / F# / G, Am7 G / D / D / C,
C C / F# / G, Am7 G / Am7 / B,
Verse:
Any minute [C]now,
*D G *C G/
my ship is coming in
[Am7/] I'[B/]ll keep checking the [C]ho[B]ri[Am7]zon [G/]
Am7/ B/ C *D G *C
I'll stand on the bow, feel the waves come crashing
G/Am7/B/ C B Am7 G *Am7 G
Come crashing down, down, down, on me
Chorus:
G,Am7,B C G D
And you say, be still my love
Open up your h[C]eart
[C]Let the l[Am7]ight shine i[G]n [G/Am7/B/C/]
[C]But don't y[G]ou unders[D]tand
I already have a p[C]lan
D C G *C G
I'm waiting, for my real life, to begin
[G/D/C]C C/F#/G *C G/Am7/B
Verse:
When I awoke to[C]day,
*D G *C G/
suddenly nothing happened
[Am7/] [B/] But in my [C]dr[B]ea[Am7]ms, I slew the dr[G]agon [G/]
Am7/B/ C *D G *C G/
And down this beaten path, and up this cobbled lane
Am7/B/ C B Am7 G *C G
I'm walking in my old footsteps, once again.
Chorus:
And you s[C]ay, just [G]be here [D]now
Forget about the p[C]ast,
your m[Am7]ask is wearing t[G]hin [G/Am7/B/C/]
L[C]et me t[G]hrow one more d[D]ice
I know that I can w[C]in
D C G *C G
I'm waiting, for my real life, to begin
[G/D/C]C C/F#/G *Am7 G/Am7/B
Verse:
Any minute n[C]ow,
*D G *C G/
my ship is coming in
[Am7/] [B/] I'll keep checking the [C]ho[B]ri[Am7]zon [G/]
Am7/ B/ C *D G *C G/
And I'll check my machine, there's sure to be that call
[Am7/] [B/] It's gonna happen s[C]oon, [B]soon,[Am7] oh so very [Am7]soon,[G/C/]
It's just that times are [G/]lean
Chorus:
[Am7] And[B] you s[C]ay, be st[G]ill my [D]love
Open up your h[C]eart,
[C]let the l[Am7]ight shine [G]in [G/A/B/C/]
D[C]on't y[G]ou understa[D]nd
I alr[C]eady have a p[Am7]lan
I'm wa[D]iting, for my real l[C]ife, to be[G]gin
Bridge:
[G/F#/E]  
[E] [Am7]  
[E] [A]  
[E] [Am7]  
[G] [C]  
[D] [C]  
[C] [E]  
[C] [G]  
[D] [Am7/B/C]  
Outro:
[C] [G]  
On a clear day
[Am7/B/C]  
I can see
[C/] [F#/] [G]  
See a very long way
[G]  
On a clear day
[G/Am7/C]  
I can see
[C/B/A/G/F#/G]  
See a very long way
Chords used:
[G] [D] [C] [F#] [Am7] [B] [E] [A] 
 
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