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Girl Singing In The Wreckage
By Black Box Recorder, on their debut album #England Made Me#, 1998

It's my
A         E     C#m               D
primary instinct to protect the child
A                E             C#m     D  (transitory notes: d / c# / d/ c#)
          Girl singing in the wreckage
A             E       C#m     D
My dress is torn, my hair is wild
A                E             C#m     D
          Girl singing in the wreckage

A          E     C#m             D
My first kiss,      my early boyfriend
A                E             C#m     D
          Girl singing in the wreckage
A       E    C#m               D
Wet weekends,   new years eve parties
A                E             C#m     D
          Girl singing in the wreckage

(Am arpeggio)
-----0---------0----------0----------0------|
--------1---------1----------1----------1---|
-2------------------------------------------|
-----------3--------4-----------3-----------|
--------------------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------|
Hour after hour after hour                            X2

A         E       C#m          D
My 18th birthday,  I'll die of boredom
A                E             C#m     D
          Girl singing in the wreckage
A             E  C#m                D
My private world   is smashed right open
A                E             C#m     D
          Girl singing in the wreckage

A       E   C#m        D
My 1st trip,  my expectations
A          E                C#m     D
I had a dream that it would end like this
A        E  C#m       D
No destiny,   No destination
A             E                   C#m    (tacet)
You hit the ground and then it stops

(Am arpeggio)
-----0---------0----------0----------0------|
--------1---------1----------1----------1---|
-2------------------------------------------|
-----------3--------4-----------3-----------|
--------------------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------|
Hour after hour after hour                            X2

(Bm arpeggio)
--------------------------------------------|
-----3---------3----------3----------3------|
--------4---------4----------4----------4---|
-4----------5--------6----------5-----------|
--------------------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------|
Hour after hour after hour                            X2

B           F#      D#m              E
I miss my hometown,    it's nothing special
B        F#                D#m        E
Call my parents let them know I've arrived
B             F#        D#m             E
My primary instinct is to protect the child
B           F#               D#m     E
Send the postcard from the airport


That s what I could figure out, but all comments welcome.
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bengtaaron 564 wrote on September 19 2013, 09:42 am

it's hard to tell, but are you sure the Am arpeggio doesn't start with 2 on the D string?

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