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Thunder Road Acoustic chords

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[Verse]
  GC  G
The screen door slams,Christie's dress waves
   F  C  G
Like a vision she dances across the porch as the radio plays
 C  G  
Roy Orbison singing for the lonely, 
F  C
hey that's me babe and I want you only
  G C   G
Don't turn me home again, I just can't face myself alone again tonight
 C   G
Don't run back inside, baby, you know just what I'm here for
   F
So you're scared and you're thinking that
 C   G
Maybe we ain't that young any more
   C G
Woman, there's magic in the night
F C
You ain't a beauty but hey you're all right
 D
Oh and that's alright with me
GC/G D
You can hide beneath your covers and study your pain,
 G   C
Make crosses from your lovers, throw roses in the rain
   G  D C D
Waste your summer praying in vain for a savior to rise from these streets
 G  C/G D
Well I aint no hero that's understood
 G  C
All the redemption I can offer babe is beneath this old hood
   GD
With one last chance to make it good somehow
C D 
hey what else can you do now except
G   C  G
Roll down the window and let the wind blow back your hair
   D  C
Well the night's busting open and these two lanes can take us anywhere
  D
We got one last chance to make it real
GC
to trade in these wings for some wheels
   GD
Climb in back, it's waiting down on the tracks
   G   C/G  D
Well I tried hard Christie to  understand 
 G  C
I'm ridin' out tonight to case the promised land
G   D
Babe, if you're born with nothin' in your hands 
C   D
Hey It's your only chance   
  G   C/G D
Well It's lyin' out there like a killer in the sun  
  G   C
Yeah I know it's late, but we can make it if we run 
   G D  C
Oh I wish you could come, so leave what you've lost
 D   G
Leave what's grown old, on thunder road
   Em C  
Well I got this guitar and I learned how to make it talk
   G  D
And my car's out back if you're ready to take that long walk
  C   D
From your front porch to my front seat
   G   C   D
Hey door's open but the ride ain't free
 GCG
Well there were ghosts in the eyes of the boys you sent away
 D
They haunt this dirty beach road in the skeleton remains of
   C  
burned-out Chevrolets
  G
They scream to you at night from the street
F   C
Your graduation gown lies in rags at their feet
   G  G/C D 
And in the lonely cool before dawn
   GG/C  D
From your room you hear their engines roar on
 GC D   
But when you get to the porch, they're gone lost in the wind 
  A/E
so Christie climb in
   C   D   G
It's a town full of losers I'm pulling out of here to win

[Outro]
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monicamatares 10 Sep 04, 2013 03:25 PM

is not serious wrong but .... you can not read 'christie' in a sacred text as thunder road without falling off the chair! is an attack on the health of all fans of bruce including mine :-)!!! Mary is the name!!!

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Jyan 31 Sep 11, 2013 06:14 PM

This is the version of the song I tabbed out: http://grooveshark.com/#!/s/Thunder+Road+acoustic/3fU5HA?src=5

He actually is saying christie as far as I can tell :P

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jc1976 83 Oct 19, 2013 09:13 AM

Christ!
Heaven help us

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