The Captain And The Kid chords

Elton John

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THE CAPTAIN AND THE KID -- ELTON JOHN, "The Captain and The Kid"(2006) Exact chords tabbed out by ClassicalfreaK, 2015 ====================================================================== INTRO F | Bb | F | Dm F | Bb | F | Dm VERSE F Bb/F F I've been out on this road some Am7 Dm Can't help feeling I've been showing my friends around Bb F/A I've seen it growing from next to nothing Gm7 F/A C7 Into a giant eating up your town VERSE F Bb/F F Called up the tea leaves and the ta - rots Am7 Dm Asked the gypsy what she sees in the palm of our hands Bb F/A She saw a mountain and wild deer running Gm7 F/A C7 A crazy kid becoming a better man BRIDGE Gm7 But we stuck around for the fireworks Bb C7 Waiting to explode A7 Dm Shaped our futures, you a tumbleweed Bb C And me on a yellow brick road Gm7 Pleasing the people some of the time Bb C7 For better or for worse A7 Dm An urban soul in a fine silk suit Bb G/B C7 And a heart out west in a Wrangler shirt Chorus
F Dm And you can't go back and if you try it fails Bb F/C Looking up ahead I see a rusty nail F Dm A sign hanging from it saying "Truth for sale" Bb And that's what we did G/B F/C No lies at all just one more tale C A7/C# Dm About the Captain and the Kid
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VERSE F Bb/F F We've been missing at times in action C Dm Can't imagine what he said he might do for you Bb F/A The devil got to come to the party sometimes Gm7 F/A C7 But he never got to wear our shoes F Bb/F F Oh we've conjured up what we created C Dm Way back then when I was standing up in six-inch heels Bb F/A Now you're riding off into the sunset Gm7 F/A C7 And I'm still spinning like a Catherine wheel BRIDGE Gm7 But we stuck around for the battle Bb C7 Waiting for a plan A7 Dm To turn you into the Brown Dirt Cowboy Bb C7 And me into a rocket man Gm7 It pleases the people some of the time Bb C7 Digging into our roots A7 Dm But I got a brand new pair of shoes Bb G/B C7 And you're on a horse in old cowboy boots Chorus
F Dm And you can't go back and if you try it fails Bb F/C Looking up ahead I see a rusty nail F Dm A sign hanging from it saying "Truth for sale" Bb And that's what we did G/B F/C No lies at all just one more tale C A7/C# Dm About the Captain and the Kid
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F Dm And you can't go back and if you try it fails Bb F/C Looking up ahead I see a rusty nail F Dm A sign hanging from it saying "Truth for sale" Bb And that's what we did G/B F/C No lies at all just one more tale C A7/C# Dm About the Captain and the Kid OUTRO F | Bb | F | Dm F | Bb | F | Dm F | Bb | F | Dm ===================================================== Enjoy! Please tell me what you think in the comments. -ClassicalfreaK