Eli’s Comin’

Chords and lyrics for Eli’s Comin’ by Laura Nyro

F 
Eli’s coming, Eli’s coming
Well, you better hide your heart, your loving heart
 
Eli’s coming and the  
G# 
cards say a broken heart
 
Eli’s  
Fm 
coming, hide  
G# 
your heart, girl
Cm 
Eli’s 
 
 
D# 
coming, hide your heart, girl
G# 
Girl, Eli’s coming, you  
Gm 
better 
 
hide
Girl, Eli’s coming, you better hide
 
Girl, Eli’s coming, you  
F 
better 
 
 
G# 
hide
Girl, Eli’s coming, hide your heart, girl, hide it
 
You better, better hide your  
Cm 
heart

Eli’s coming, better walk, walk

 
But  
F 
you’ll never  
Fm 
get 
 
away
 
No, you’ll never  
F 
get away from the burning heartache
Cm 
 
 
Fm 
walked to Apollo by the bay
 
Everywhere I go though, Eli’s  
F 
coming
(She walked but she never got away)
Eli’s coming
 
(She  
A# 
walked 
 
 
G# 
but she never got  
G 
away)
 
Eli’s coming and he’s  
G# 
coming to get ya
(She walked but, she walked but)
 
Get down on your  
Fm 
knees
(She walked but she never got away)

 
Eli’s  
Cm 
coming, hide it, hide it,  
Fm 
hide 
 
it
Girl, Eli’s coming, you better hide
 
Girl, Eli’s coming,  
G# 
you better hide
Girl, Eli’s coming, you better hide
 
Girl, Eli’s coming,  
A# 
hide your  
G 
heart, girl, hide it
 
You better, better  
Cm 
hide your heart

Eli’s coming, better walk, walk

But you’ll never get away
No, you’ll never get away from the burning heartache
 
I walked to  
F 
Apollo by the bay

Everywhere I go though, Eli’s coming

 
(She  
G# 
walked but she’ll  
Fm 
never 
 
 
G# 
get 
 
away)
Eli’s coming
Fm 
(She walked but she’ll never  
A# 
get 
 
away)
 
Eli’s coming  
Gm 
and he’s coming  
F 
to get ya
 
(She walked  
Gm 
but, she walked but)
Get down on your knees
(She walked but she’ll never get away)
Get down on your knees

No, no, no, no

 
Lord, I said,  
Cm 
no, no, no, no, no, no
 
Hide it, she can  
D# 
hide it, hide it
Hide it, you better hide it
Somebody hide it, you got to hide it
Oh, my, hide it