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The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Author And Composer: John Lennon and Paul McCartney
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Intro:
G 
D/F# 
Em 
Em7 
C 
C 
G

G          
D/F#          
Em    
Em7 
C
I read the news today oh, boy       
C       
C/B           
Aadd9           
G
About a lucky man who made the grade   
G              
D/F#            
Em  
Em7  
C
And though the news was rather sad       
C            
F            
Em  
Em7  
C
Well, I just had to laugh           
C         
F           
Em 
C  
G
I saw the photograph         

G           
D/F#          
Em   
Em7 
C
He blew his mind out in a car       
C         
C/B             
Aadd9               
G
He didn't notice that the lights had changed   
G          
Bm               
Em     
Em7  
C
A crowd of people stood and stared       
C               
F          
They'd seen his face before
Em                        
Em/D  
Nobody was really sure if he was
                  
C      
G
from the house of lords   

G       
D/F#          
Em     
Em7 
C
I saw a film today oh,   boy      
C           
C/B           
Aadd9        
G
The english army had just won the war   
G          
D/F#           
Em   
Em7  
C
A crowd of people turned away        
C          
F            
Em
But I just had to look    
Em     
Em/D     
C   
Having read the book
C           
F#     
G     
Am  B5 C#5 D5 E5
I'd love to turn   you   on.             

     
E                  
Woke up, fell out of bed
E                        
D   
Dragged a comb across my head
         
E                   
B         
Found my way downstairs and drank a cup
    
E             
B                 
And looking up, I noticed I was late
         
E                      
Found my coat and grabbed my hat
         
E                 
D  
Made the bus   in seconds flat
         
E                
B          
Found my way upstairs and had a smoke
    
E                    
B                
And somebody spoke and I went into a dream
C   
G      
D   
A  
E  
C  
G  
D  
A 
E  
C  
G
Ah      Ah                             
Bridge:
C G G G x4

G          
D/F#           
Em   
Em7 
C
I read the news today oh, boy       
C             
C/B                 
Aadd9       
G
Four thousand holes in blackburn, lancashire   
G              
D/F#              
Em    
Em7  
C
And though the holes were rather small       
C           
F             
They had to count them all
Em                             
Now they know how many holes it
Em/D                     
C   
takes to fill the albert hall
C           
F#     
G     
Am  
Bm 
C D5 E5
I'd love to turn   you   on.           

Ending:
G G C G x4
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