Artist Taylor Swift
Album folklore
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Intro: C Am F G
 
Verse 1:
C                           Am
Make sure nobody sees you leave
                                    F
Hood over your head, keep your eyes down
                                 Em
Tell your friends you're out for a run
          G
You’ll be flushed when you return
C                         Am
Take the road less traveled by
                              F
Tell yourself you can always stop
                          Em
What started in beautiful rooms
          G
Ends with meetings in parking lots
 
Chorus:
Em                        F
And that's the thing about illicit affairs
    G                        C
And clandestine meetings and longing stares
     Em                F
It's born from just one single glance
       G
But it dies and it dies and it dies
  C
a million little times
 
Verse 2:
C                       Am
Leave the perfume on the shelf
                             F
That you picked out just for him
                       Em
So you leave no trace behind
         G
Like you don’t even exist
C                           Am
Take the words for what they are
                       F
a dwindling, mercurial high
                 Em
a drug that only worked
    G
The first few hundred times
 
Chorus:
Em                        F
And that's the thing about illicit affairs
    G                        C
And clandestine meetings and  stolen stares
     Em                F
They show their truth one single time
       G
But they lie and they lie and they lie
  C
a million little times
 
Verse 3:
                    C
And you wanna scream
C
Don't call me "kid," don't call me "baby"
Am
Look at this godforsaken mess that you made me
F                       Em                   G
You showed me colors you know I can't see with anyone else
C
Don't call me "kid," don't call me "baby"
Am
Look at this idiotic fool that you made me
F                     Em                         G
You taught me a secret language I can't speak with anyone else
        Am  C   F
And you know damn well
                 G
For you, I would ruin myself
C
a million little times
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meredith

+2 is way easier

Steph78

+2 is easy and works fine but anyone has an alternative to the Em in the verses? It does not fit at all…

i love Loki

I love this song!!!!! :)

Taylor Swift

Thank you so much buddy!
Much love, Taylor

DragMeDown28

does it piss anyone else off when people do this?

Emily

I love your username aha

Emily

Strumming pattern: D Du Udu
I actually recommend changing the f to fsus2 (taking your finger from the second feet away) it sounds a bit more like the original

Emily

Hello people! Does anybody know the strumming pattern

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