LyriXML: Nobody's Wedding (Richard Thompson )

everybody came to nobody's weddingD A
Everybody knew it was bound to be a hootD G
What can you do when nothing else is cooking?C F
You make your own amusement, bring a pile of lootBm E

There was Alice, the butcher, tidy and goneA E A E/G#
We couldn't see where they were headingA E A E
With sixteen days and sixteen nightsA A/G# F#m7 E
And it weren't even nobody's weddingD E A E

What a great reception," all the people criedD A
Who stole the groom and who stole the bride?D G
How did the countess slide underneath the door?C F
Why is the wild boy chopping up the floor?Bm E

There was Alice, the butcher, tidy and goneA E A E/G#
We couldn't see where they were headingA E A E
With sixteen days and sixteen nightsA A/G# F#m7 E
And it weren't even nobody's weddingD E A E

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instrumentalA Bm E A
instrumentalA Bm E A
instrumentalA Bm E A
instrumentalA Bm E A Bm A D E A

I didn't hear the sound of the tin cans rattleD A
I didn't hear a tear drop, I didn't hear a prattleD G
I didn't hear the words of the Bible being readC F
When it's nobody's wedding, nobody's wedBm E

There was Alice, the butcher, tidy and goneA E A E/G#
We couldn't see where they were headingA E A E
With sixteen days and sixteen nightsA A/G# F#m7 E
And it weren't even nobody's weddingD E A E

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