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Verse 1:
B         Gb
The day I first met you
Ebm         Db
You told me you'd never fall in love
B            Gb
But now that I get you
Ebm         Db
I know fear is what it really was

Pre-Chorus:
B                 Gb           
Now here we are, so close
Ebm         Db
Yet so far, haven't I passed the test?
B             Gb- Ebm
When will you realize
Db-stop
Baby, I'm not like the rest

Chorus:
B
Don't wanna break your heart
Gb
I wanna give your heart a break
Ebm
I know you're scared it's wrong
Db
Like you might make a mistake
B
There's just one life to live
Gb                            Ebm
And there's no time to waste, to waste
Db
So let me give your heart a break
B
Give your heart a break
Gb
Let me give your heart a break
Ebm
Your heart a break

Db
Oh, yeah yeah

Verse 2:
B          Gb            Ebm
On Sunday, you went home alone
Db
There were tears in your eyes
B             Gb          Ebm
I called your cell phone, my love
Db
But you did not reply

Pre-Chorus:
B                  Gb
The world is ours, if you want it
Ebm             Db
We can take it, if you just take my hand
B              Gb        Ebm
There's no turning back now
Db- Stop
Baby, try to understand

Chorus:
B
Don't wanna break your heart
Gb
I wanna give your heart a break
Ebm
I know you're scared it's wrong
Db
Like you might make a mistake
B
There's just one life to live
Gb                            Ebm
And there's no time to waste, to waste
Db
So let me give your heart a break
B
Give your heart a break
Gb
Let me give your heart a break
Ebm
Your heart a break

Db
Oh, yeah yeah

Bridge:
B                     Db
When your lips are on my lips
Gb                    B
And our hearts beat as one
         Ebm                      Db
But you slip right out of my fingertips
Gb             B-Gb-Ebm-Db
Every time you run, whoa

Chorus - x2 -:
B
Don't wanna break your heart
Gb
I wanna give your heart a break
Ebm
I know you're scared it's wrong
Db
Like you might make a mistake
B
There's just one life to live
Gb                            Ebm
And there's no time to waste, to waste
Db
So let me give your heart a break
B
Give your heart a break
Gb
Let me give your heart a break
Ebm
Your heart a break

Db
Oh, yeah yeah

B         Gb
The day I first met you
Ebm         Db
You told me you'd never fall in love    
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5 Comments

  1. just saying -6 and +6 are the same

  2. -6, +1

  3. Great song! I just transposed it down one half-step and it was pretty easy to play.

  4. Can also try Em C G D

  5. Joanna Lim

    Demi I love your song!

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