Artist Mumford And Sons
Album I Will Wait
Genre(s)
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Intro - x2 -: Ebm    Db    Gb B Gb Db--

Verse:
Gb
Well I came home
         B
Like a stone
             Gb              Db
And I fell heavy into your arms
               Gb
These days of dust
              B
Which we've known
          Gb                  Db
Will blow away with this new sun

Pre-Chorus:
Ebm    Db         Gb
And I'll kneel down 
  B   Gb   Db
Wait for now
    Ebm    Db     Gb
And I'll kneel down
  B   Gb   Db
Know my ground

Chorus:
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you

Interlude - x4 -: Gb

Verse:
Gb
So break my step
      B
And relent
      Gb                    Db
You forgave and I won't forget
                Gb
Know what we've seen
             B
And him with less
            Gb                 Db  
Now in some way, shake the excess

Chorus:
Gb
Cause I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you

Verse:
Gb
Now I'll be bold
            B
As well as strong
        Gb                Db  
Use my head alongside my heart
           Gb
So take my flesh
           B
And fix my eyes
              Gb                  Db
That tethered mind free from the lies

Pre-Chorus:
Ebm   Db     Gb
And I'll kneel down
B    Gb   Db
Wait for now
    Ebm   Db     Gb
I'll kneel down
B    Gb   Db
Know my ground

Interlude - x2 -: Gb   Db Ebm   B Gb Db

Bridge:
 Gb    Db   Ebm
Raise my hands
  B        Gb      Db
Paint my spirit gold
  Gb   Db     Ebm
And bow my head
  B       Gb     Db
Keep my heart slow  

Chorus:
Gb
Cause I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db
I will wait for you
Gb
And I will wait, 
                   Bbm  Db    Gb
I will wait for you    
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14 Comments

  1. TheWarden

    In my opinion, DDUDU played really fast works great, and on the pre-chorus, only one strum per chord.

  2. UkeGirlLele100

    I love this song +1 and -1 are the best for me

  3. Tyler Kropp

    If you’re a beginner like me, use -1 with a capo on the first fret.

  4. Sage Wilcox

    +1, -1, or -3 are all good and relatively simple!

  5. Ukulele artist

    I love -1 very simple yet beautiful

  6. Ukulele artist

    I personally like -1 the best it is very easy to play

  7. Supernora

    This song is so much fun to play :) -1 is easier

  8. -3 ?

  9. willowhixon

    +1’is pretty easy

  10. I find +1 good

  11. harley may

    -3 sounds really nice !

  12. dov.softball77

    I just play dduudu super fast over and over but dddudu also works too

  13. Cheesegirl

    hi ukulelefish,
    i personally like doing D D U U D U,
    hope this helped ;)

  14. This is just such a great song

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