Short memory chords

Midnight Oil

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Am C Dm C Dm 1. Conquistador of Mexico, the Zulu and the Navajo C Dm the Belgians in the Congo, short Memory. Dm C Dm C Dm Plantation in Virginia, the Raj in British India, C Dm the deadline in South Africa, short Memory. Dm C Dm C Dm The story of El Salvador, the silence of Hiroshima, C A destruction of Cambodia, short Memory Am F C F-G-Am F Short memory, must have a sho........rt memory Am F C F-G-Am F - E Short memory, must have a sho........rt memory Dm C Dm C Dm 2. The sight of hotels by the Nile, the designated Hilton style, C Dm with running water specially bought, short memory. Dm C Dm C Dm A smallish man Afghanistan, a watchdog in a nervous land, Dm C Dm ~ they're only there to lend a hand, short memory. Dm C Dm C Dm The friendly five a dusty smile, wake up in sweat at dead of night, C A and in the tents new rifles, hey, short memory. Am F C F-G-Am F Short memory, must have a sho........rt memory Am F C F-G-Am F Short memory, must have a sho........rt memory. (2x) .....