Heartbeat in the darkness    (video)

 

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1. Cadillac smiles in the ladies' styles

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    in this world, they ain't no part of me.

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    A hundred dollar bill can cure your ills

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    in this world, but it ain't no good to me.

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    You see, money and clothes are easily burned,

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    people and cars are easily turned around.

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    I'm looking for something that'll last me all of my life,

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    I'm listening for the sound.

 

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I wanna hear her heartbeat in the darkness, every night of my life,

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I wanna hear a heartbeat in the darkness        next to mine.

 

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2. A woman trying to find a diamond mine

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    ain't my kind, she ain't no use to me.

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    A big estate with a wrought-iron gate,

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    a mansion on the hill, ain't where I wanna be.

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    You see, without love a house ain't a home,

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    a diamond ain't no more than a stone in the ground.

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    I'd give every material thing I own in this life,

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    if I could just hear the sound.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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I wanna hear her heartbeat in the darkness, every night of my life,

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I wanna hear a heartbeat in the darkness        next to mine.

 

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+  CHORUS      +  D - G

 

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+   I wanna hear your heartbeat !         (3x)

 

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(orig. = capo 4th)    (Don Williams)