Artist Mumford And Sons
Album I Will Wait
Genre(s)
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Intro - x2 -: Am    G    C F C G--

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

Pre-Chorus:
Am    G         C
And I'll kneel down 
  F   C   G
Wait for now
    Am    G     C
And I'll kneel down
  F   C   G
Know my ground

Chorus:
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you

Interlude - x4 -: C

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

Chorus:
C
Cause I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you

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

Pre-Chorus:
Am   G     C
And I'll kneel down
F    C   G
Wait for now
    Am   G     C
I'll kneel down
F    C   G
Know my ground

Interlude - x2 -: C   G Am   F C G

Bridge:
 C    G   Am
Raise my hands
  F        C      G
Paint my spirit gold
  C   G     Am
And bow my head
  F       C     G
Keep my heart slow  

Chorus:
C
Cause I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G
I will wait for you
C
And I will wait, 
                   Em  G    C
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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