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D chordD Bm chordBm
He spends his time
G chordG
or maybe half of his time
Bb chordBb
or part of the time wandering
D chordD Bm chordBm Em chordEm
round the creeks and cobble stones of hackney lanes
D chordD Bm chordBm
with a tear in his eye
G chordG Bb chordBb
as the children walk by he's thinking of a song
D chordD Bm chordBm Em chordEm
then stops to paint a picture of a frown
Gbm chordGbm Fm chordFm
walking around

Em chordEm Cm chordCm Gm chordGm Gbm chordGbm Fm chordFm x2


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D chordD Bm chordBm
Dan Treacy's smile
G chordG Bb chordBb
leaves you trying to decide who's the victim what's the crime
D chordD
no rest for the mind
Bm chordBm Em chordEm
that's seen it all before
D chordD Bm chordBm
and I don't know where he lives
G chordG
but he's a myth of a man
Bb chordBb
and Texas Bob the cameraman
D chordD Bm chordBm Em chordEm
is off to fix his sit before the show
Gbm chordGbm Fm chordFm
yeah but where did he go

Em chordEm Cm chordCm Gm chordGm Gbm chordGbm Fm chordFm x2

C#m chordC#m A chordA
to know when your time's up
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm
you flip the glass and watch the hours quickening
A chordA Am chordAm
oh oh oh oh oh
C#m chordC#m A chordA
in the back of the station
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm
fluorescent lights about to quit their flickering
A chordA
well he speaks his mind
Gb chordGb
he says what is crime
Gbm chordGbm Gbm6 chordGbm6
Dan Treacy's eyes

D chordD Bm chordBm
In the middle of the park
G chordG
when the underground is dark
Gm chordGm Bb chordBb
he's a poet he's a lark
D chordD Bm chordBm Em chordEm
he starts thinking about a place that no one knows
D chordD Bm chordBm
and when the creeks run dry
G chordG
he stays frozen in time
Gm chordGm Bb chordBb
strange lights in the sky
D chordD
start blinking
Bm chordBm Em chordEm
I can see the car outside but he's listening
G#m chordG#m
he's listening
A chordA Am chordAm
and he's making up his mind

C#m chordC#m A chordA
He made his mind up
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm A chordA Am chordAm
to get things done and overcome
C#m chordC#m A chordA
He made his mind up
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm A chordA Am chordAm
yeah he's gonna let it go
C#m chordC#m A chordA
he made his mind up
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm A chordA Am chordAm
in the park and at the station
C#m chordC#m A chordA
he made his mind up
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm A chordA Am chordAm
yeah he's gonna get it done
C#m chordC#m A chordA
he made his mind up
B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm A chordA Am chordAm
ooh yeah he's gonna get it done
C#m chordC#m A chordA B chordB E chordE G#m chordG#m Bm chordBm
he made his mind up

A chordA B chordB
yeah he's gonna let it go uh oh
C#m chordC#m
no matter the time
B chordB
oh oh
C#m chordC#m
when the creeps run by
B chordB
oh no
C#m chordC#m
he's making his mind up
B chordB
oh oh oh oh
Gbm chordGbm B chordB
yeah he's gonna get it done whoa
Gbm chordGbm B chordB
oh yeah when the creeks run dry whoa oh
Gbm chordGbm B chordB
yeah he's gonna listen to his soul
Gbm chordGbm
yeah when the creeps walk by and say
Gbm chordGbm
come here boy look me in the eye
Gbm6 chordGbm6
bow to the heart back to the beat of
E chordE
Dan Treacy

 

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About this song

According to the Dan Treacy Songfacts, this song is named after a friend of the band, the lead singer of cult English indie band Television Personalities.Read more on Last.fm.