Papa Hobo

by adammormolsteinmusic

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Papa Hobo

Paul Simon

//A / A sus //

/A / B / E / E /

Mm——

D

It’s carbon and monoxide

G – F#- F -E

The ole Detroit perfume

D

It hangs on the highways

G

In the morning

A                         D

And it lays you down by noon

E          A

Oh papa hobo

G

You can see that I’m dressed like a schoolboy

C             A7/C#

But I feel like a clown

D             E         C

It’s a natural reaction I learned

C – B – A – G Bm  Am  G  Am G Am G Am

In this basketball town

C

Sweep up

F

I been sweeping up the tips I’ve made

C- G/B- Am

I’ve been living on Gatorade

Am               G          G7

Planning my getaway

C

Detroit, Detroit

F

Got a hell of a hockey team

C

Got a left-handed way

E7         Am   Am/G

Of making a man sign up on that

D                            G            G7

Automotive dream, oh yeah, oh yeah

C             D     G

Oh, papa papa hobo

F        Bb-A-Ab-G7

Could you slip me a rind?

F             D7/F#

Well, it’s just after breakfast

G

I’m in the road

C                 F

And the weatherman lied,

Dm – Bb – Am – Bb – Am – Gm

Oo——-, ah—–, oo——-

F – D7/F# – G – C

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