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E          B                      Dbm
Turn away, if you could get me a drink of water
Cuz my lips are chapped and faded
Call my Aunt Marie
B                      Dbm
Help her gather all my things
And bury me in all my favourite colours
My sisters and my brothers

B       B        Dbm      Am
Still I will not kiss you
        Gbm             B                  E
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you

E             B                      Dbm
Now turn away, cuz I'm awful just to see
Cuz all my hair's abandoned all my body
Oh my agony
B                      Dbm
Know that I will never marry
Baby I'm just soggy from the chemo
But counting down the days to go

B  B          Dbm
It just ain't livin'
And I just hope you know
      E         Am
That if you say goodbye today
    Dbm                Dbm  B  Am  Ab
I'd ask you to be true
         Gbm             B               Dbm
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you
Dbm     B   B   
         Gbm             B              E
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you.    
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  1. someonelost

    +1 is easier to play

  2. FrankIerosDinoOnesie

    I love both versions but mcrs is ultimately better

  3. Gerard way is one thicc bih

    This hurts me. The MCR version is better than the top version fite me

    • Gerard IS a really thicc bish

      I like both versions a lot. The MCR version breaks my heart, though, because Gerard sounds hurt, angry, and sad all at the same time, it makes me wanna cry

    • Brendon Urie's fivehead

      i back op’s statement. It’s a gazillion times better

      • gerard y u do me like that

        tbh i also love both versions but this one just kills. lemon gerard is right tho

  4. tøpphan


  5. jesus CHRIST

    jesus and i ususually dont use my name in vain. but some of the chords are a bit hard to play next to eachother… (not tryn be rude)

  6. +3 and plucking the c string once and then the e and a string at the same time twice sounds pretty cool

  7. dylan at a disco

    -2 sounds the best but you should replace all the “Gm”s with “Am”s

  8. TaxiCabHometown

    tøp’s cover is beautiful. I listened to it a lot when I first started liking them. I do have to say though, mcr’s version has a bit of a sad rock vibe whereas tøp’s cover has just a sad slow vibe. The original is beautiful, absolutely, but the tøp one is still good. You should appreciate the original but you can still like the cover. Personally, I like the mcr one more because it has memories attached to it for me, but other people may disagree. It doesn’t matter if you like the cover more or not, as long as you appreciate the art of the original. thanks |-/ mcrx

    • MyPrettyWeeper

      Yesss, I love your name too!

    • EasyPeasyPumpkinPeasyPumpkinPieMotherfFluffer

      I honestly have no idea which one I like better cuz they are both good in there own way and I get shouted at for my opinion lol

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