Moving The River

Tuning:  EbAbC#F#BbEb  (i.e. down half step)

Chords used:

Amaj7002120
Dmaj7000222
Dmaj9000220
Bm7/A224235
Bm9X20222
C#m7/B446457
C#7446464
F#7242322
F#m7242222
F#m6001222


C#m7/B        Bm7/A    Amaj7 
  You surely are    a truly gifted kid
       F#m6
But you're only good as
       C#m7/B
The last great thing you did
   Bm7/A
And where've you been since then
     Amaj7
Did the schedule get you down
F#m6
I hear you've got a new girlfriend
  Dmaj9
How's the wife taking it ?
Amaj7    Dmaj9      Amaj7    C#m7/B
If it's uphill all the way you should be used to it by now
          Bm7/A Amaj7
You must know me, Father it's your son
F#m6 C#m7/B
And I know that you are proud of everything I've done
  Bm7/A
But it's the wonders I perform,
Amaj7
Pulling rabbits out of hats
F#m6
When sometimes I'd prefer    
Dmaj9
Simply to wear them

Amaj7     Dmaj9            Amaj7     C#m7/B
If it's uphill all the way you should be used to it and say
  F#7    Bm7/A     C#7
My back is broad enough sir to take the strain and it's

Dmaj7      EF#m7     Bm7/A
Hello mother, it's your son and aren't you proud, of all I've done
Dmaj7   E
But I'm turkey hungry, I'm chicken free,
   F#m7       Bm7/A
And I can't breakdance on your knee
  E   Bm7     C#m7/B    
But it's "stay right there son, baby do"
     F#m7Bm7
While I is itchin' for something new
  EC#m7/B
So watch me hawkeye and understand
   F#m7Bm7
The force of will, the sleight of hand

  Amaj7      F#m6
Movin' the ri     -   ver,
   Bm7E7
I'm turkey hungry, I'm chicken free
    Amaj7      F#m6
Movin' the ri     -   ver,
   Bm7E7
And I can't breakdance on your knee
    Amaj7     
Movin' the ri     -   ver,

F#m  C#m7
Bucket by spoon,
  Bm7      Bm9        Bm7     Bm9
And do you think that they'll like me when they learn what I do?
    Amaj7     
Movin' the ri     -   ver,

Money for jam,
Bm7          Bm9       Bm7     Bm9
And it takes such an effort to stay where I am . . .


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