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The Desert Babbler  Iron & Wine

The Desert Babbler Chords by Iron And Wine

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Artist: Iron And Wine
Song: The Desert Babbler
Artist: Iron & Wine
Song: The Desert Babbler
Album: Ghost on Ghost
tabbed by: thedude1964
Standard Tuning: CAPO II
Chords used:
D: 000232
G: 320033

Intro: (G - Em - Am - D)x2
Verse 1 chords:
[G] It's New Year's [Em]Eve[Am]
and California's [D]gonna kill you soon
[G] The Barstow [Em]boys[Am]
buckeyes in the [D]shadow of the moon
Verse 2 chords:
[G] Black [Em]houses in the hill and roadside h[Am]earts
Dying for a [D]place to fall apart
[G] Who [Em]knew what you could learn to live witho[Am]ut
Mother Mary's [D]lying in your mouth
Chorus 1 chords:
[Bm] Back [Em]home the kitchen's warm with Christmas [Am]wine
and every girl has [D]got an axe to grind
[Bm] You [Em]left to look for heaven
But you're [Am]far from that [D]hard light tonight
Interlude: (G - Em - Am - D)x2
Verse 3: (use verse 1 chords)
So quietly we've lost another year
the desert put a babbler in your ear
mean firewood and I miss you again
Barstow boys are spit into the wind
Chorus 2: (use chorus 1 chords)
Back home the hammer always has to fall
crosses barely hanging on the wall
Someday I know you'll never leave me
But we're far from that hard light tonight

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