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 +<​code>​
 +The Anglo-Saxons
 +by The Mountain Goats
 +tabbed by Jonathan Bliss
 +      and Andy Moskowitz
  
 +
 +john: "​we'​d like to dedicate this song to our friends, the former
 +
 +inhabitants of the british isles!"​
 +
 + ​e ​           a                  e    a e
 + they used to paint their bodies blue
 + ​a ​                        e
 + a couple of them might be distantly related to you.
 + ​b ​           a           e
 + ​according to ceasar they shaved their entire bodies,
 + ​b ​             a                 ​e ​   a e
 + ​except for the upper lip and the head
 +
 +            a    e      a e
 + yeah, the anglo-saxons
 +            a    e      a e
 + yeah, the anglo-saxons
 + ​e ​             a
 + a sub-literate bunch of guys,
 +       ​e ​               a
 + ​though some sources say otherwise.
 +           e b   ​e ​     ​
 + yeah, the anglo-saxons
 +
 + ​e ​              ​a ​       e       a e
 + yeah, they were men on a mission,
 + ​a ​                           e
 + ​preserving their poetry by an oral tradition
 +       ​b ​                a
 + yeah, oral tradition is all you get
 +       e
 + until saint augustine brought them the alphabet.
 +
 +             ​a ​  ​e ​     a e
 + yeah, the anglo-saxons
 +            a    e      a e
 + yeah, the anglo-saxons,​
 + ​e ​     a
 + in 1065 they were ragin'
 + ​e ​                   a
 + but 1066 brought the norman invasion.
 +           e b   ​e ​    
 + yeah, the anglo-saxons
 +
 + go!
 +
 + e! a e a e
 + a! e a e
 + b! a e a e
 + b! a e a e
 +</​code>​
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