Waiting For An Alibi (Thin Lizzy)

Cmi Eb Gmi B (6x) Cmi Eb Gmi B 1. Valentino's got a booky shop Cmi Eb Gmi Gmi and what he takes He gives for what he's got Cmi Eb Gmi B And what he's got he says he has not Cmi Eb GmiGmi Stolen from anyone Cmi Gmi It's not that he don't tell the truth Cmi F Or even that he misspent his youth Cmi Gmi It's just that he holds the proof As B But you feel there's something's wrong Eb Gmi As B R: Waiting for an alibi, Waiting for an alibi Waiting for an alibi, Waiting for an alibi Cmi Eb Gmi B (4x) 2. Valentino's in a cold sweat, placed all his money on that last bet Against the odds he smokes another cigarette Says that it helps him to forget That he's a nervous wreck It's not that he misses much Or even that he's lost his lucky touch It's just that he gambles so much And you know that it's wrong R: Waiting for an alibi, Waiting for an alibi Waiting just to catch your eye Waiting for an alibi, Waiting for an alibi Try to say I told you I told you R: Waiting for an alibi Waiting just to get you Waiting for an alibi Waiting for an alibi To say I told you Waiting for an alibi Waiting for an alibi Oh mamamama..