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Song:           Hometown
Artist:         Elliott Murphy
Album:          Aquashow (1973)
Tabbed by:      Javier de la Fuente

Capo 2nd

[Intro]
G Bm Em   G Bm Em

[Verse]
G          Bm              Em
I saw your mother downtown yesterday
G           Bm             Em
She didn't know me and her hair was gray
G            Bm               Em
She told me all her kids had run away
G               Bm                 Em
They called at Christmas time but really what's left to say

[Chorus]
C             Em                  Am
And now the neighbors they don't talk no more
C             Em       Am                            D     C
And late at night she listens to the wind under the door
C                       Bm   Am
And the cracks in the floor

[Interlude]
G Bm Em   G Bm Em

[Verse]
G              Bm               Em
Oh guess who I ran into in the waiting room
G              Bm              Em
You know they use to say that kid was born with a silver spoon
G           Bm              Em
He told me that he left his home much too soon
G             Bm            Em
Cause no one ever told him about the power of a real full moon

[Chorus]
C             Em               Am
And than he stopped and just closed his eyes
C             Em               Am                   D   C   Bm   Am
And whispered please could someone help him get outside

[Bridge]
Em                                              Bm
And don't tell me you don't hear that hometown calling you
Em
Cause you know what baby your still doing all the same things 
Bm
You use to do
      C                                   Am
Wo wo darling you never use to wait till tomorrow
                   D       C   Bm   Am
And now you can't wait at all

[Interlude]
G Bm Em   G Bm Em

[Solo]
G Bm Em   G Bm Em
C  Em  Am   C  Em  Am   D  C  Bm  Am
Em  Em  Em  Em Em  Em      Em  G  Em  G  Em  G  Em  G

[Verse]
G              Bm             Em
Hey what's the news in the fashion world
G              Bm           Em
Is it long or short is it straight or curled
G                 Bm                 Em
Does it pull all my last years in a different world
G                 Bm              Em
Does it tell your mother how long ago she was a girl

[Chorus]
C         Em                    Am
And even churchmen are wearing stripes
C             Em               Am                            D   C  
And all the hometown girls are getting in much too late tonight
C                           Bm   Am
I guess they gave up the fight

[Outro instrumental]
D   C   Bm   Am   D   F   E   Cm   D   F   E   Cm   D
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