(From "The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage")
Transcription by Udi Susser "The Happy Aardvark".
Intro: (Keep a thundering D as the bass note. Of course a piano is preferable but a guitar works as well. By the way, are all you internet people out there guitar people? If I see more "tab masters" I will explode to little bits. This of course will be on all your collective heads. But I digress.)
Dm.........C/D..........Dm...........C/D..........Dm............Am/D........ .....Eb (make this one very thundering and messy). Dm C/D Am G F Genuflection / erection in church. Dm C Am G Sacristy cloth / moth-eaten shroud. Dm C Am G F Em Secret silence / sacred secrets F Em Dm accumulate dust, aggravate the eye. Dm C Am G F Incautious laughter after confession. Dm C Am G Benediction - fictional fear Dm C Am G F Em Hidden faces ... Grace is a name, F Em Dm F Em C Dm F Em C Dm F Em Dm C G/B like Chastity , like Lucifer, like mine. C G/B You took me through the window-stain, Bb drowned in image, inscence, choir-refrain A F and slow ecstasy - Em Am Cm G+5/B G Dm I'd embrace you if I only knew your name.... Dm C Am G F The silent corner haunts my shadow prayers: Dm C Am G (long pause) ice-cold statue - rapture divine, Dm C Am G F Em unconscious eyes, F the open mouth, Em the wound of love, Dm F Em C Dm F Em C Dm F Em Dm C G/B the Lie. C G/B You took me, gave me reasons for Bb A F saints and missals, vigils, all the more holy martyrs - Em Am I'd embrace you and walk through Cm G+5/B G C G/B Bb A F the one-way door... Em Am I'd embrace you, but it would be Cm Cm/B Cm Cm/B (Repeat in a thundering manner and fade away). just another lie - (Worth, 1971)