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Cortez The Killer (back)


SUBMITTED BY: David M, Falk Ronneberger & Lookout Joe NOTES: Lookout Joe suggested this should be in double drop-D. CHORDS: Em:222000 D:0x0230 Am7:x02010 Am7*:x05530 I play the Am7* but I don't think Neil does! INTRO: D ----------0---------0------0-------------0-- B ----------0---------3------1-------------3-- G ----------0---------2------0-------------5-- D ----------2---------0------2-------------5-- A ----------2----------------0-------------0-- D ----------2---------0----------------------- Em D Am7 Am7* Em He came dancing across the water D With his galleons and guns Am7 Looking for the new world Am7* In that palace in the sun Em On the shore lay Montezuma D With his coca leaves and pearls Am7 In his halls he often wandered Am7* With the secrets of the worlds. Em And his subjects gathered 'round him D Like the leaves around a tree Am7 In their clothes of many colors Am7* For the angry gods to see. Em And the women all were beautiful D And the men stood straight and strong Am7 They offered life in sacrifice Am7* So that others could go on. Hate was just a legend And war was never known The people worked together And they lifted many stones They carried them to the flatlands And they died along the way But they built up with their bare hands What we still can't do today. And I know she's living there And she loves me to this day I still can't remember when Or how I lost my way. He came dancing across the water Cortez, Cortez What a killer. Em7 (Bar Chord) D ------------7-------------------7---------------- B ---------8-----8-------------8-----8------------- G --------7---------7---------7---------7---------- D -------9-------------9-----9-------------9------- A ----7-------------------7------------------------ D ------------------------------------------------- D(Bar chord with 3rd finger over G,B&D strings) D ------------7--------------------7------------- B ---------7-----7--------------7-----7---------- G --------7---------7----------7---------7------- D -------7--------------7-----7--------------7--- A ----5--------------------5--------------------- D ----------------------------------------------- Am7 (Bar Chord) 4 times this time not 2 D ----------5--6--5---------------5--6--5------- B ---------5-----------5-------5-----------5---- G --------5-------------------5----------------- D -------5-------------------5------------------ A ----7-------------------7--------------------- D ----------------------------------------------