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Verse:
Gbm      A  D
I wanna be alone
Gbm                   A         D
Alone with you, does that make sense?
Gbm      A          D
I wanna steal your soul
    Gbm             A        D
And hide you in my treasure chest

Verse:
Gbm           A       D
I don't know what to do
   Gbm                A     D
To do with your kiss on my neck
Gbm           A          D
I don't know what feels true
    Gbm                  A      D
But this feels right so stay a sec
      Gbm                A      D
Yeah, you feel right so stay a sec

Chorus:
           Db7                D
And let me crawl inside your veins
             Db7                        D
I'll build a wall, give you a ball and chain

              Bm
It's not like me to be so mean
             D
You're all I wanted
            Bm   D
Just let me hold you
       Gbm A D Gbm A D
like a hostage

Verse:
Gbm           A     D
Gold on your fingertips
Gbm         A          D
Fingertips against my cheek
Gbm         A          D
Gold leaf across your lips
Gbm            A       D
Kiss me until I can't speak

Verse:
Gbm           A          D
Gold chain beneath your shirt
    Gbm                 A       D
The shirt that you let me wear home
Gbm              A         D
Gold's fake and real love hurts
    Gbm                 A   D
And nothing hurts when I'm alone
     Gbm                 A     D
When you're with me and we're alone

Chorus:
           Db7                D
And let me crawl inside your veins
             Db7                        D
I'll build a wall, give you a ball and chain
              Bm
It's not like me to be so mean
             D
You're all I wanted
            Bm   D
Just let me hold you
Bm   D
Hold you
       Gbm A D
Like a hostage
       Gbm A D 
Like a hostage

Outro -x2-: Gbm A D
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32 Comments

  1. Thanks! Sounds EXACTLY right at 0 and is really easy. Personally, instead of F on the very last “hold you”, I play E7. The actual song is just down on each chord once, no strumming pattern required. The “like a hostage” part is played just like the verses ((Am for 2 beats, C for 1 beat, F for 1 beat, rest for 3 beats)).

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