Chords for "My Diary"
Date: 22 July 2019 From: Nick Gallagher Intro: F#7sus4 F#7sus4 F#7sus4 F#7sus4 B F# B F# B F# I looked in my diary, no spaces today, B F# B F# B F# B B A life so eventful, stacked with appointments too important to break, E F# Lunch at the bistro, tea at the Savoy café, B F# B F# B No time to contemplate the isolation, B F# B B No second can be wasted, no space to think because, E F# B F# My diary is full but my life is empty. B E F# B F# B Oh yes, my diary is full but my life is empty. (Key change to E) F# E E It's all so contemporary, the sheer pretension of it, E All so temporary, but all too shallow really, B A Let me look, I might be able to squeeze you in between, E No, my diary is so full I couldn't possibly meet you today, E This evening is blocked out with potential investors in my lonely one-man play, E B A Perhaps next week maybe when there are fewer functions to attend, B So for now I'll pencil you in, E Between the visit to my doctor, my appointment at the bank, E This time it's really crucial, that's why it's written in red, E My diary is my life and my life is standing on my head, A B E Oh my diary is full but my life is empty, A B Oh yes my diary is full but my life... B I look at your picture on my bedroom wall, B I'm trying to forget you, that's why my diary is so full, B E F# B Chock-a-block with engagements but it's only for show, F# 'Cause I'm all dressed up with nowhere to go, B F# B To stop my isolation, keep myself occupied, B F# B My diary is my one salvation, B E F# Names, dates, numbers, but inside I long to cancel all those entries, C#m F# G#m My diary is full but my life's empty, F# My diary is full but my life is empty. Outro: B F# B F# B F# B
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