Dire Straits

home > Dire Strai... > chords

Romeo and Juliet Chords

Dire Straits

Difficulty: ExpertExpert

by bolt_5

tuner correct add songbook print version text version rtf version e-mail
chordsukulelecavacokeyboardtabbassdrumsharmonicsflute Guitar Pro
chords

Romeo and Juliet

Year: 1980 - Album: Money for Nothing

(Mark Knopfler)

	  intro: 
	F   Dm   x4 
 
Verse I: 
	F                C Dm                         C F 
	A lovestruck Romeo sings the streets a serenade 
	F                C Dm             C           Bb  
	Laying everybody low with a love song that he made 
        C                         Bb C            F                      
	Finds a street light steps out into the shade 
	        Bb                           C   
	Says something like you and me babe, how about it?    
	F                          C Dm                        C F	 
	Juliet says hey it's Romeo, you nearly gave me a heart attack 
	F                         C Dm                          C Bb 
	He's underneath the window, she's singing hey la my boyfriends back 
	C                           Bb  C                        F   
	you shouldn't come around here singing up to people like that 
	 Bb                        C                   
	Anyway, what you gonna do about it? 
 
Chorus I: 
	F      C             Dm C             Bb 
	Juliet the dice was loaded from the start 
	F      C             Dm C             Bb 	 
	And I bet, and you exploded in my heart. 
	F      C             Dm              Bb  
	And I forget, I forget, the movie song 
	Gm                                  F        Bb    C     Dm  C  F 
	When you gonna realize it was just that the time was wrong  Juliet? 
  
 
Verse II: 
	Come up on different streets, they both the streets of shame 
	Both dirty both mean, yes and even and dream was just the same 
	And I dreamed your dream for you and now your dream is real. 
	How can you look at me as if I was just another part of your deal 
 
	Well you can fall for chains of silver, you can fall for chains of gold. 
	you can fall for pretty strangers and the promises they hold 
	You promised me everything, you promised me thick and thin yeah 
	Now you just say oh Romeo yeah, I used to have a scene with him. 
 
Chorus II: 
	Juliet when we made love you used to cry 
	you said I love you like the stars above I'll love you till I die 
	There's a place for us, you know the movie song 
	When you gonna realize it was just that the time was wrong Juliet? 
 
Verse III: 
	I can't do the talk, like they talk on the tv 
	I can't do a love song, like the way it's meant to be. 
	I can't do anything, but I'd do anything for you. 
	I cant't do anything but be in love with you. 
 
	And all I do is miss you and the way we used to be 
	All I do is keep the beat and bad company. 
	All I do is kiss you through the bars of a rhyme 
	Juliet I'd do the stars with you anytime. 
 
Repeat Chorus II: 
 
Verse IV: 
	A love struck Romeo, sings the streets a serenade. 
	Now he's laying everymody low, with a love song that he made. 
	Finds a convenient street light, steps out of the shade 
	Says something like you and me babe how about it 
 
outro: 
	Bb C  (as long as the lead player can do those tasty fills) 
	 
 
 
	p.s. A second guitarist playing in first position really fills this song 
	out if you are not doing it with a full band.
	  

Request the video "Romeo and Juliet"  -  Send "Romeo and Juliet" Ringtone to your Cell

there isn't a video lesson for this song

request
Full key step upFull key step up
Half key step upHalf key step up
Half key step downHalf key step down
Full key step downFull key step down
Search
auto scroll beats size up size down change color hide chords simplify chords drawings columns
tab show chords e-chords YouTube Clip e-chords hide all tabs e-chords go to top tab