Chords in this song

C chordDm chordF chordG chord

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CC chord       
If you love somebody
FF chord
Better tell them while they’re here ’cause
CC chord                                  FF chord
They may just run away from you


CC chord
You’ll never know what went well
FF chord
Then again it just depends on
CC chord                               FF chord
How long of time is left for you


CC chord
I’ve had the highest mountains
FF chord
I’ve had the deepest rivers
CC chord                                       FF chord
You can have it all but not til you prove it


CC chord                                 GG chord
Now take it in but don’t look down


                              FF chord
‘Cause I’m on top of the world, ‘ay
                      CC chord
I’m on top of the world, ‘ay
                        GG chord
Waiting on this for a while now
                         DmDm chord
Paying my dues to the dirt
                        FF chord
I’ve been waiting to smile, ‘ay
                            CC chord
Been holding it in for a while, ‘ay
                         GG chord
Take it with me if I can
                                 DmDm chord
Been dreaming of this since a child
                    CC chord
I’m on top of the world.


CC chord
I’ve tried to cut these corners
FF chord
Try to take the easy way out
CC chord                             FF chord
I kept on falling short of something


CC chord
I coulda gave up then but
FF chord
Then again I couldn’t have ’cause
CC chord                               FF chord
I’ve traveled all this way for something


CC chord                               GG chord
Now take it in but don’t look down

                        
                              FF chord
‘Cause I’m on top of the world, ‘ay
                      CC chord
I’m on top of the world, ‘ay
                        GG chord
Waiting on this for a while now
                         DmDm chord
Paying my dues to the dirt
                        FF chord
I’ve been waiting to smile, ‘ay
                            CC chord
Been holding it in for a while, ‘ay
                         GG chord
Take it with me if I can
                                 DmDm chord
Been dreaming of this since a child
                    CC chord
I’m on top of the world.


                              FF chord
‘Cause I’m on top of the world, ‘ay
                      CC chord
I’m on top of the world, ‘ay
                        GG chord
Waiting on this for a while now
                         DmDm chord
Paying my dues to the dirt
                        FF chord
I’ve been waiting to smile, ‘ay
                            CC chord
Been holding it in for a while, ‘ay
                         GG chord
Take it with me if I can
                                 DmDm chord
Been dreaming of this since a child


        FF chord                               
And I know it’s hard when you’re falling down
CC chord
And it’s a long way up when you hit the ground
GG chord                       DmDm chord
Get up now, get up, get up now.    

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