SPACE ODDITY    (intro)     (midi)
 
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1. Ground Control to Major Tom, Ground Control to Major Tom:
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 Take your protein pills and put your helmet on.
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 Ground control to Major Tom: commencing countdown, engine's on,
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 check ignition and may God's love be with you.
 
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 This is Ground Control to Major Tom, you've really made the grade !
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And the papers want to know whose shirts you wear, 
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 now it's time to leave the capsule if you dare.
 
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 This is Major Tom to Ground Control, I'm stepping through the door,
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and I'm floating in the most peculiar way, 
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 and the stars look very different today.
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 For here am I sitting in a tin can, far above the world,
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 planet Earth is blue and there's nothing I can do.
 
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2. Though I'm fast one hundred thousand miles, I'm feeling very still,
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 and I think my spaceship knows which way to go, 
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 tell my wife I love her very much, she knows.
 
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 Ground Control to Major Tom: 
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 Your circuit's dead, there's something wrong.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Can you hear me Major Tom? 
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 Can you hear me Major Tom? 
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 Can you hear me Major Tom? Can you ...
 
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 Here am I floating round my tin can, far above the moon,
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 planet Earth is blue and there's nothing I can do
 
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 (David Bowie)