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C chordDm chordD# chordD chordGbm chordG chordAaug chord

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Intro: AA chord AaugAaug chord AA chord AaugAaug chord

AA chord
I woke up as heavy as lead
AA chord                        EE chord
An ocean of worry weighs me down in bed
            GbmGbm chord          AaugAaug chord        AA chord      -0132-
But there's things to do, there's a life to live
DD chord            DmDm chord       AA chord
Must ignore my stupid head

Interlude: AA chord AaugAaug chord

AA chord
Friends float above in the wind
AA chord                            EE chord
Bright balloons pulling them up as they grin
            GbmGbm chord          AaugAaug chord        AA chord       -0132-
But there's things to do, there's a life to live
     DD chord        DmDm chord         AA chord
Must ignore the things I think


AA chord AaugAaug chord AA chord     AaugAaug chord
       OooOOOoooOOoh


AA chord
It's like walking around with a stone for a heart
AaugAaug chord
People swimming in honey as your life falls apart
GbmGbm chord
It's cold and it's dark and there's no way out
AaugAaug chord
I felt like you once, I wish I could shout


AA chord
It's like walking around with a stone for a heart
AaugAaug chord
People swimming in honey as your life falls apart
GbmGbm chord
It's cold and it's dark and there's no way out
FF chord
I felt like you once, I wish I could shout


AA chord
You never can undo the brain
AA chord                                  EE chord
Now it knows of the holes, it will fall as it's trained


GbmGbm chord                        AaugAaug chord
Cause there's things to do
          AA chord       -0132-
There's a life to live
           DD chord
Watch them laugh
          DmDm chord           AA chord
While you stay in, the rain
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11 Comments

  1. i’m not sure how it’s showing up for everyone else but for me there’s a missing chord that just has -0132- and for that i’ve been using g7 and it sounds nice

  2. Sofia Portela

    It might be wrong in some places but the intro is correct and most of it is too, look at the video, she didn’t use all of those chords.

  3. This is actually not accurate. Neither the lyrics nor the chords… sadly :( The right chords an lyrics would be:

    Intro: G, Cm7M, G, Cm7M
    G
    I woke up as heavy as lead
    G Bm7
    An ocean of worry weighs me down in bed
    Em Cm7M
    But there’s things to do
    G Em6
    There’s a life to live
    C Cm G
    Must ignore my stupid head
    G, Cm7M, G, Cm7M,
    G
    Friends float above in the wind
    Bm7
    Bright balloons pulling them up as they grin
    Em Cm7M
    But there’s things to do
    G Em6
    there’s a life to live
    C Cm G
    must ignore the things I think
    Bridge
    G, Cm7M, G, Cm7M
    Ooooooooooooohooooooooooooooooooooooo
    G
    It’s like walking around with a stone for a heart
    Cm7M
    People swimming in honey as your life falls apart
    Em
    It’s like cold and it’s dark, And theres no way out
    Cm7M
    I felt like you once, I wish I could shout 2x
    2nd time the end changes
    Cm9
    I felt like you once, I wish I could shout

    G
    You can never undo the brain
    Bm7
    Now it knows of the holes it will fall as it’s trained
    Em Cm7M
    Cause there’s things to do
    G Em6
    There’s a life to live
    C7
    Watch them laugh/love
    Cm
    While you stay in the rain
    Outro: G, Cm7M, G, Cm7M, G

    • Olive OIL

      Thank you! I was thinking the same thing, and going off of her video. (which is difficult but i did learn the actual first few chords so)

  4. I love this song so much the chords are perfect!

  5. She pluck C one and A E together twice for most of the song with some single strums in some places

  6. these aren’t the chords dodie used.. dodie used the same strumming (plucking?) pattern as intertwined and different chords. the best way i found to learn them was dodies video, but it took a little bit of trial and error to get the right chords :)

    • I think the site is accidentally transposing it by 2 or something cause if I click +2 and then go back to 0 it corrects itself… might be just me but oh well

    • Omgitzmet0t

      to get the right chords, transpose the chords to a number other than 0, and then go back to 0 and it will show the correct chords. As for plucking you would pluck the C string once and the E and A strings together, twice.

  7. -2 or +5 are a bit easier

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