Ballad of the boy in red Shoes chords

Elton John

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Intro: Db Ab Eb Db Ab Eb I'm stoned in the twilight Ab/Eb Screaming on the inside Gb/Db Db Ab Give me your water, help me survive Eb Gonna miss the sunlight Ab/Eb When I lose my eyesight Gb/Db Db Ab Eb Give me my red shoes, I want to dance Db They search for an answer Ab/C But that old man wouldn't listen Cm7 Back then I was handsome Bb/F Back then he was ignorant Eb Ab/Eb And shave off the years now, it's all inside my head Db Ab Eb Bb/F The boy in the red shoes is dancing by my bed Eb Ab/Eb Put them in a box somehere, put them in a drawer Db Ab Eb Db Ab/C Eb Db Ab Take my red shoes, I can't wear them anymo__________re Had garlands in the wings back then All the pretty little things back then Calling out my name, oh what fame brings After curtain calls and bows I can't see the front row now Hand me my red shoes just one more time They pushed aside our presence They refused to go the distance Back then I was Sigmund Back then he wouldn't listen (CHORUS) (INSTRUMENTAL VERSE) Db They pushed aside our presence Ab/C They refused to go the distance Cm7 Back then I was Sigmund Bb/F Back then he wouldn't listen Cm7 Back then I was handsome Bb/F Back then he was ignorant Eb Ab/Eb And shave off the years now, it's all inside my head Db Ab Eb Bb/F The boy in the red shoes is dancing by my bed Eb Ab/Eb Put them in a box somehere, put them in a drawer Db Ab/C Eb Db Take my red shoes, I can't wear them anymore. Eb Ab/Eb Put them in a box somehere, put them in a drawer Db Ab Eb Db Ab/C Eb Take my red shoes, I can't wear them anymo__________re. Db Ab/C Eb I can't wear them anymore. Db Ab/C Eb I can't wear them anymore.