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Motel Matches
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Motel Matches lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use, it's an excellent song by Moe Bandy. This one is a bit different but it's really a nice song to play and sing, just practice a bit.


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Motel Matches
recorded by Moe Bandy
written by Don Pfrimmer and Blake Mevis

C                  F               C

Just an hour ago I didn’t know her name
  G7                                            C
A couple of drinks and we naturally struck up a flame
                   F                    C
It wasn’t love but then it was plain to see
        G7                                      C
That we were two strangers that were matched perfectly
                     F                   C
I signed on the line for room 109 at the desk
  G7                                  C
I told the man that all we needed was rest
                    F                   C
He said to me as he slipped a key in my hand
       G7                             C
That’s quite alright Mr. Smith I understand
Motel matches that burn in the night
C                 F
Motel matches are so easy to light
C               F                          G7
Just a spark of desire and the fire always catches
C                   F
Motel matches we’re two of a kind
C                        F
We know tomorrow they’ll wake up and find
C                                       F                     G7
We’ll be gone with the dawn and they’ll come to sweep out the ashes
Of motel matches
                     F                  C
I close the door and she headed for the car
     G7                                       C
Warm tangled sheets were all that left of our fire
                      F                      C
I said with a grin to do this again would be nice
       G7                                    C
But we both knew that a match can never burn twice


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It's a little unusual but I think that makes it intriguing to do, the chords are not difficult, just practice your timing and enjoy. Print Motel Matches lyrics and chords, be patient and it'll come to you.