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Am chordBm chordC chordD chordEm chordG chord

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Intro -x2-: CC chord DD chord EmEm chord DD chord

Verse 1:
  CC chord                      DD chord
Oh, to see without my eyes
   EmEm chord                   BmBm chord
The first time that you kissed me
   CC chord                         DD chord
Boundless by the time I cried
   EmEm chord	              BmBm chord
I built your walls around me
  CC chord                            DD chord
White noise, what an awful sound
   EmEm chord             BmBm chord
Fumbling by Rogue River
   CC chord                        DD chord
Feel my feet above the ground
   EmEm chord             BmBm chord
Hand of God, deliver me

Chorus 1:
AmAm chord		      DD chord
Oh, oh woe-oh-woah is me
      GG chord	  GG chord    GG chord    GG chord    GG chord      DD chord   
The first time that you touched me
AmAm chord		        DD chord
Oh, will wonders ever cease?
GG chord  GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   DD chord       CC chord
Blessed be the mystery of love

Interlude 1:
CC chord GG chord   DD chord -x4-
CC chord DD chord EmEm chord   DD chord 

Verse 2:
CC chord                    DD chord
Lord, I no longer believe
EmEm chord  	           DD chord
Drowned in living waters
CC chord                             DD chord
Cursed by the love that I received
EmEm chord  		    DD chord
From my brother's daughter
CC chord                      DD chord
Like Hephaestion, who died
EmEm chord           DD chord
Alexander's lover
CC chord                     DD chord
Now my riverbed has dried
EmEm chord               DD chord
Shall I find no other?

Chorus 2:
AmAm chord	              DD chord
Oh, oh woe-oh-woah is me
     GG chord GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   DD chord  
I'm running like a plover
AmAm chord	              DD chord
Now I'm prone to misery
     GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   GG chord    GG chord    DD chord       CC chord
The birthmark on your shoulder reminds me

Interlude 2:
CC chord GG chord   DD chord -x4-
CC chord DD chord EmEm chord   DD chord 

Verse 3:
CC chord                      DD chord
How much sorrow can I take?
EmEm chord  	          DD chord
Blackbird on my shoulder
CC chord                            DD chord
And what difference does it make
EmEm chord  		   DD chord
When this love is over?
CC chord                          DD chord
Shall I sleep within your bed
EmEm chord  	    DD chord
River of unhappiness
CC chord                        DD chord
Hold your hands upon my head
EmEm chord  			   DD chord
Till I breathe my last breath

Chorus 3:
AmAm chord		      DD chord
Oh, oh woe-oh-woah is me
     GG chord   GG chord    GG chord    GG chord    GG chord      DD chord   
The last time that you touched me
AmAm chord		        DD chord
Oh, will wonders ever cease? 
GG chord  GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   GG chord   DD chord       CC chord
Blessed be the mystery of love

Outro: CC chord GG chord DD chord

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6 Comments

  1. YESSS THANK YOU SO MUCH

  2. These chords a perfect!

  3. MythicMusic

    so great! i only use the verse chords fro verses 2 and 3 if it makes it a little easier for anyone. also instead of using a bunch of g strums for the chorus, i just use 5 strums: em d em em d

  4. Sophie_walsh

    Anyone know the plucking pattern to this

  5. goldiammer

    i think +5 is easieast to play and to sing :)

  6. you should strum strings like this: C E G A C

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