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Intro -no chords-:
Carry on my wayward son
There'll be peace when you are done
Lay your weary head to rest
Don't you cry no more
  
Riff:
xA|--------------|--------------|--------------|--------------|
xE|-----------3--|-----------5--|----------5-3-|--5-----5-----|
xC|--4--2--4-----|--4--2--4-----|-----2--------|-----2-----1--|
xG|--------------|--------------|--4-----4-----|--------------|


Dbm     B              A         B
Once I rose above the noise and confusion
Dbm      B             A           B
Just to get a glimpse beyond this illusion
Gbm    E            D        D E  
I was soaring ever higher
Gbm    E        B
But I flew too high
Dbm        B                A           B
Though my eyes could see I still was a blind man
Dbm        B                A           B
Though my mind could think I still was a mad man
Gbm         E               D           
I hear the voices when I'm dreaming
Gbm    E         B
I can hear them say


Dbm    E     B       
Carry on my wayward son
Dbm          E          B       
There'll be peace when you are done
Dbm       E     B       
Lay your weary head to rest
Dbm
Don't you cry no more


Dbm    B           A          B
Masquerading as a man with a reason
Dbm    B           A            B
My charade is the event of the season
Gbm       E             D           D E
And if I claim to be a wise man
Gbm        E                  B
It surely means that I don't know
Dbm   B             A      B
On a stormy sea of moving emotion
Dbm     B                A           B
Tossed about I'm like a ship on the ocean
Gbm    E                 D         D E
I set sail for winds of fortune
Gbm    E               B
But I hear the voices say


Dbm    E     B       
Carry on my wayward son
Dbm          E          B
There'll be peace when you are done
Dbm       E     B       
Lay your weary head to rest
Dbm
Don't you cry no more


Dbm -mute-
Carry on
         E      B
You will always remember
Dbm -mute-
Carry on
        E          B
Nothing equals the splendor
Gbm       E                D     D E
Now your life's no longer empty
Gbm     E                B
Surely Heaven waits for you


Dbm    E     B       
Carry on my wayward son
Dbm          E          B
There'll be peace when you are done
Dbm       E     B       
Lay your weary head to rest
Dbm                                       
Don't you cry no more
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140 Comments

  1. Supernatural67

    YOU FIGHT THOSE FAIRIES!

  2. spnaturallyawkward

    NOW SALSA YOU MITTENS!!! FIGHT THOSE FAIRIES!!!

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