Second-Hand Woman

From the Album "Arc of a Diver", released 1981 on Island Records.
Words and Music by Steve Winwood and George Fleming.
Key of D-major. Time signature 4/4.


F#m7      Bm7    Em7                  F#m7       Bm7    G/A
Go        down   babe a slot machine        to take   my dime

F#m7     Bm7    Em7                     F#m7  Bm7  G/A
Cunning         diversion to pass the time

F#m7     Bm7   Em7                        F#m7    Bm7   G/A
Flash    in    the pan a weekend trip in     any       town

F#m7        Bm7     Em7                        F#m7  Bm7  G/A
She'll light  the   fuse and watch you drown

                  Ab/Bb        Eb/Bb               Bb       Eb/Bb
Refrain - From a cut-price lady   to second-hand woman

                         Ab/Bb              Ebmaj9        Asus2
               You're society's slave babe           you're an ugly rumor

D7sus4
I wanted to say please don't go away today

                                 F#m7  Bm7  Em7
Tomorrow's okay.   Don't go away

Smiling Phases