T-rev's Tab   Caedmon's   Featured   Other   Topics   Hints   Reviews   Links   Index

More songs by Waterdeep

AGAINST THE WINDOW PANE by Don Chaffer www.waterdeep.com
From the album What You Don't Know
Words and music by Don Chaffer copyright © 2002 Hey Ruth
Transcribed by T-rev www.t-rev.net

   , . . , . . , . . , . . , . . , . . , . .
E -0-----0-----0-----0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-------
B -10----8-----7-----8-7-5-5-----7-5-3-3-----
G -11----9-----7-----9-7-5-5-----7-5-4-2-----
D -0-----0-----0-----0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-----

  G                             D
I believe the heart's a theatre
             G                  D
And that the actors on its stage
            G                           D/F#
Are playing dreams but they're imposters
                              Em9 Em7   A11 A7
And that the devil pays their wage

I believe the passion of that drama
That we're certain is for real
Is a diversion for our senses
While the director comes to steal

         G                                 D
And ever since I was a little kid I didn't want to run away
       G                                     D
But it scared me half to death to think that I might have to stay
           G                             Gadd9 G
I've had a hundred scarecrow certainties
                         D/F#    Em11
Built a wooden drawbridge for my brain
         G   D/F# Em11
But they all burn up
       G        D/F#  Em11       A11    G    D  G  D
When I see Your face against the window pane

I believe that in the passionate
There's a part that is divine
I've seen the cosmos in a woman's smile
Tasted eternity in wine

But I don't just believe in sentiment
Or the miracles of everyday
I believe that there are lepers healed
I believe the dead are raised

G                          D/F#           Em11  A11 A7
Jesus was a lover, He had a fire in His eyes
That could burn away excuses, cremate your alibis
He had a gaze that would expose to you all the subtle lies
That your soul permits your heart to tell concerning all that it denies

320033 G
x00232 D
200232 D/F#
020032 Em11
020030 Em7
x02030 A11
x02020 A7
320035 Gadd9

Transcribed 6/30/2010 by T-rev
More tab available at www.t-rev.net

T-rev's Tab   Caedmon's   Featured   Other   Topics   Hints   Reviews   Links   Index

Please email comments to Email T-rev.