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Dancing With the Moonlit Knight  Genesis

Genesis - Dancing with the Moonlit Knight
from Selling England by the Pound
Transcribed by Cory (coryp23@gmail.com), March 2012
The other copies of this song are not very good. Here's a mostly
accurate chord transcription, with a few tabbed suggestions.
Go check out the guitar pro copy if you want the instrumental parts.
"Can you [(C#m)]tell me where my [(G#m)]coutry lies?"
said the [(C#m)]unifaun to his [(G#m)]true love's [(A)]eyes.
"It [C#m]lies with me!" cried the [G#m]Queen of Maybe
for her [C#m]merchandise he [F#m/A]traded in his [C#m]prize.[C#m] [G#m] [Amaj7]
 
 --------4----------------------------9-----9-11--9-11-9---7---4-------9----|
 --------5--------------7--5---4------9-----9-----------9------4---9--------|
 --------6--------------6---------6---9-----9----------------4---4-9-14--9--|
 --------6--------------7---------7---11-------------------6----------------|
 --------4--------------0-------------11---------------------------0--------|
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[A]"Paper [B/A]late" cried a [B]voice in the [E]crowd,
 
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 --9------8---------------8---8------9----9---|
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 -0-----0-----------------------------------7-|
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[Esus]mm mm [E]hmm [Esus] old man [E]dies
 
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 -10----9-9--------10----9---9-------|
 -----9-----9---9------9-------9---9-|
 ---9---------9------9-----------9---|
 -7-------7--------7---------7-------|
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The [B]note he left was signed [B7]"Old Father Thames",
 
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 --------7----------------10-------10-------------|
 ------8---8---9-8------8----8---8----------------|
 --------------9-9----9--------9------------------|
 -------------------------------------------------|
 ----7-------7--------7---------------------------|

[C#m] it seems he's [B]drowned;
 
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 ----9----9-----------------7-----------|
 --9----------------------------9-8-----|
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 -9-----------------------7-------------|

[C#m]selling [F#m6/A]England [B]by the [C#m]pound[G#m] [Amaj7]
 
 -----------------------9--------9-11-9--------------|
 -5------4--------------9---------------9-12------14-|
 -6------6-------8------9------9----------13--13--13-|
 -6------7-------9------11--11------------13------14-|
 -4------0-------9------11----------------11------12-|
 ----------------7------9----------------------------|

[C#m]Citizens of [G#m]Hope and [Amaj7]Glory, [A]time goes [B/A]by
it's the [B]time of your [E]life
[Esus] Easy [E]now,[Esus] sit you [E]down,
[B/E]Chewing [B7/E]through you [B7]Wimpey dreams
they [C#m]eat without a s[B]ound;
[C#m]digesting [A]England [B]by the [C#m]pound
[C#m] [G#m] [Amaj7]  
[C#m] [G#m] [Amaj7]  
[C#m] [G#m] [Amaj7]  
[C#m]Young man says "You [G#m]are what you [Amaj7]eat" - eat well[C#m].[G#m] [Amaj7]
[C#m]Old man says "You a[G#m]re what you [Amaj7]wear" - wea[C#m]r well[G#m].[Amaj7]
[C#m]You know what you [G#m]are you [Amaj7]don't give a da[C#m]mn;[G#m] [Amaj7]
[C#m]Bursting your [G#m]belt that [Amaj7]is your [B]homemade sham. The captain leads his
[Esus] Dance right [E]on [F#]through the [G#sus]night
[C#]join the [F#]dance
[F#]Follow [C#]on
[F#]till the [C#]Grail [D#m]sun [C#]sets [F#]in the [D#m]mould
[D#m] [C#] Follow on [D#m]till the [C#]gold [F#]is [B]cold
[Em]Dancing [B]out [Em]with the [F#m/B]moon - [Em]lit [B]knight[Em]
[F#m]Knights of the [D]Green Shield [E]stamp and [F#]shout
| F# | | | |
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| A | | | |
| C | | A | |
| A | | | |
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| | | | |
| C B | D A | C B | D A |
| CBDA | CBDA | AGAG | AGAG |
| A | |
| A | E/A | G | D |
| A | E/A | G | D |
| A | | | |
| | | | F#m|
| F#m | | | |
| C#m | G#m Amaj7 | C#m | G#m Amaj7 |
[C#m]There's a fat old [G#m]lady out[Amaj7]side the saloon[C#m] [G#m] [Amaj7]
[C#m]Laying out the [G#m]credit [Amaj7]cards she [C#m]plays fortune[G#m] [Amaj7]
[C#m]The deck is un[G#m]even [Amaj7]right from the start[C#m] [G#m] [Amaj7]
[C#m]And all of their [G#m]hands are [Amaj7]playing a[B]part. The captain leads his
[Esus] Dance right [E]on [F#]through the [G#sus]night
[C#]join the [F#]dance
[F#]Follow [C#]on, [F#]a round[C#] table-[D#m]talking [C#]down [F#]we [D#m]go
[D#m]You're the s[C#]how, o[D#m]ff we go[C#] wi[C#/G#]th
[Bsus]you play the [B]hobbyhorse,
[Bsus] I'll play the [B]fool, [E]we'll [B/D#]tease the [C#m]bull [B]ringing
 
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 9-----4---------6----4------|
 9-----4---------6----4------|
 7-----6---------4----2------|
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[G#m] Round and [Amaj7]loud [C#/E#] loud and [F#]round
 
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 -4----------5-------2------------2-------|
 -4----------6-------1------------3-------|
 -6----------6-------3------------4-------|
 -6---------------------------------------|
 -4----------5-------1------------2-------|

[F#]Follow [C#]on, [F#]with a [C#]twist [F#]of the [C#]world [F#]we [D#m]go
[D#m]Follow [C#]on [D#m]till the [C#]gold [F#]is [B]cold
[Em]Dancing [B]out [Em]with the [F#m/B]moon - [Em]lit [B]knight[Em]
[F#m]Knights of the [D]Green Shield [E]stamp and [F#]shout

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A Amaj7 B B/E B7 B7/E Bsus C# C#/G# C#m D D#m E Em Esus F# F#m F#m/A F#m/B F#m6/A G#m G#sus
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