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She Moves In Her Own Way

The Kooks

 

Strum: D   X U   U D U  

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   w/swing feel

 

Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003

      3 2 14

C/G:  3x2013

       32 1

C:    x32010

        231

Am:   x02210

       13421

Bm:   x24432

         132

D:    xx0232

       12

Em:   022000

 

 

 

Intro:

/ G - - - / G - - C / G - - - / - - - - /

 

Verse 1:

G                               C                               Am                                    Bm (½)    C (½)      

   So at my show on Monday I was hoping someday,  you'd be on your way to   better                         

G                                         C                                     Am                    Bm (½)    C (½)      

things   It's not about your makeup or how you try to shape up to these tiresome paper

   G         C                 Am            Bm (½)    C (½)    

dreams.        Paper dreams honey.

 

Verse 2

G                                 C                                    Am                                    Bm (½)    C (½)      

So now you pour your heart out telling me you’re far out, you're not about to lie down for your

G                               C                                         Am               Bm (½)          C (½)    

cause,  but you don't pull my strings,  ‘cause I'm a better man, moving on to better things.

 

Chorus

G          D              Am                     C (½)      D (½)         Em

    But o-oh, I love her because she moves in her own way

         C                  Am                          C (½)    D (½)       G (2)

But o-oh, she came to my show just to hear about my day.

 

G                               C                               Am                                    Bm (½)    C (½)     

And at the show on Tuesday, she was in her mindset, tempered furs and spangled boots
G                  C                               Am                        Bm (½)    C (½)     

    Looks are deceiving, make me believe it, and these tiresome paper

   G         C                 Am            Bm (½)    C (½)    

dreams.        Paper dreams honey.


G                      C                                 Am                          Bm (½)    C (½)
    So won’t you go far, tell me you're a keeper, not about to lie down for your

G                               C                                         Am               Bm (½)          C (½)    

cause,  but you don't pull my strings,  ‘cause I'm a better man, moving on to better things.

 

Chorus

 

Bridge:

Em         D                            Bm (½)  (C) (½)    G

    Yes, I wish that we never made        it       through all the summers

Em                      D                           Bm (½)  (C) (½)    G

    We kept them up instead of kicking us        back     down to the suburbs

 

Repeat Bridge

 

Solo: / Em - - - / G - - - / Am - - - / G - - - / x2

 

Chorus (just 1 acoustic and vocals)

 

Chorus (full band)

 

End on G

 


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.