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Intro -synth, x2-: Eb  Ab

Verse:
Eb
Maybe it's bricks and mortar now
Fm                         Gm
Whether or not they run it down
Eb
I don't want anything 
              Fm        Gm
to shake that shape away
Eb
No one told us which way to come
Fm                  Gm
Nobody mapped oblivion
Eb                        Fm
So I go growing roses in disarray

Pre-Chorus:
          Ab            G
Just like most falling head in
       Fm              G     Bb
Til my ghost fills the bed in

Chorus:
           Eb         Ab
So lift it up like a banner
        Eb       Gm
Hold it up over me
        Cm           Ab
If this war is never ending
            Bb
I take this love
          Eb
down with me
               Ab
-Like a banner-
Eb                Ab
  -Like a banner-

Verse:
Eb
I don't need fate 

to give it time
Fm
Doesn't take pain 
               Gm
to change your mind
Eb
No weapon can sever 
              Fm
the soul from me

Pre-Chorus:
        Ab
Not the sorceress 
        G
not the money
       Fm
All my cleverness 
       G      Bb
all my cunning

Chorus:
           Eb         Ab
So lift it up like a banner
        Eb       Gm
Hold it up over me
        Cm           Ab
If this war is never ending
            Bb
I take this love
          Eb
down with me
               Ab
-Like a banner-
Eb                Ab
  -Like a banner-

Bridge:
Eb
It's around me in

my surroundings
Fm
It counts me when it 

starts the counting
Eb
In the chaos 

there is a standard
Gm
I'm carrying it 

like a banner
Eb
It's around me in

my surroundings
Fm
It kills me when it 

starts the counting
Eb
In the chaos 

there is a standard
Gm
I'm carrying it 

like a banner

Chorus:
           Eb         Ab
So lift it up like a banner
        Eb       Gm
Hold it up over me
        Cm           Ab
If this war is never ending
            Bb
I take this love
          Eb
down with me
               Ab
-Like a banner-
        Eb       Gm
Hold it up over me
        Cm           Ab
If this war is never ending
            Bb
I take this love
          Eb
down with me
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2 Comments

  1. Dancingfreckles

    +6 is easiest :)

  2. I love this! Thank you!

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