Letting Go (Difford/Tilbrook)
Intro: Cm9



Am/C           Am             Dm

She plaits her hair I bite my nails



           Fdim        C/E- B7/D#- Dm-

We balance love on the scales



Cm         Am              Dm

I wind the clock and go to bed



            G            C/E- B7/D#- Dm- A7/C#

Our love is hanging on a thread



Dm          Fdim             C

She gets undressed I undress too



             Am      Dm    E7

The draft is cold in my bedroom



Cm        Eb              Fm

We cuddle up  and say goodnight



               Ab              Eb- A7- Dm- Gm

That's all the love there is tonight



Ab                Bb

I can't be brave enough



    F/A    Bb             C sus4 -  F/A

She cannot say what we're feeling



Bb        Csus4- F/A

Day after day



      Bb                Csus4- F/A

We're going through the motions



   Bb      C

We find it hard



   Eb             Dm

To let each other go



INTERLUDE:



Cm-Am-Dm-Ddim- C/E-B7/D#- Dm





Cm            Am               Dm

She boils the eggs I make the tea



            Fdim              C/E- B7/D# - Dm

Outside the sun shines on the street



Cm            Am                  Dm

We're at that point where love is gone



            G                C/E- B7/D# - Dm- A7/C#

The fuse is lit, it won't be long



Dm       Fdim                C

I take a walk she cleans the house



            Am      Dm    E7

This is the end I'm in no doubt



Cm          Eb            Fm

But neither one of us can show



              Ab              Eb- A7- Dm- Gm

The slightest sign of letting go





Ab               Bb

I can't be brave enough



     F/A    Bb             Csus4- F/A

 She cannot say what we're feeling



Bb        Csus4- F/A

Day after day



      Bb                Csus4- F/A

We're going through the motions



   Bb      C

We find it hard



    Eb            Bb/D

To let each other go



   Eb             Dm

To let each other go



S O L O:

Cm-Am-Dm- G- C/E- B7/D# - Dm



Dm- Fdim- C- Am- Dm- E7



Cm- Eb- Fm- Ab- Eb- A7- Dm- Gm





Ab               Bb

I can't be brave enough



    F/A    Bb             Csus4-  F/A

She cannot say what we're feeling



Bb        Csus4- F/A

Day after day



      Bb                Csus4- F/A

We're going through the motions



   Bb      Csus4- F/A

We find it hard



    Bb             Csus4-

To let each other go



F/A        Bb     Csus4

I can't be brave enough



    F/A    Bb             Csus4- F/A

She cannot say what we're feeling



Bb        Csus4- F/A

Day after day



      Bb                 Csus4- F/A

We're going through the motions



   Bb      C

We find it hard



   Eb             Bb/D

To let each other go



   Eb             Dm

To let each other go



Solo over verse changes and out.

Transcribed by Randy Lopez