Artist Taylor Swift
Album folklore
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Verse 1:
Gb             Db                    Badd9
 Rebekah rode up on the afternoon train, it was sunny
Gb                         Db                          Badd9
 Her saltbox house on the coast took her mind off St. Louis
Gb             Db                         Badd9
 Bill was the heir to the Standard Oil name and money
Gb                          Db                        Badd9
 And the town said, "How did a middle-class divorcée do it?"
Gb             Db                          Badd9
 The wedding was charming, if a little gauche
                                 Gb
 There's only so far new money goes
                   Db                           Badd9
 They picked out a home and called it "Holiday House"
Gb                  Db                          Badd9
 Their parties were tasteful, if a little loud
                                       Gb
 The doctor had told him to settle down
                   Db                         Badd9
 It must have been her fault his heart gave out
-nc-
 And they said
 
Chorus:
Gb               Db                   Badd9
 There goes the last great American dynasty
Gb              Db                                 Badd9
 Who knows, if she never showed up, what could've been
Gb               Db                           Badd9
 There goes the maddest woman this town has ever seen
          Gb              Db                  Badd9
She had a marvelous time ruining everything
 
Verse 2:
Gb             Db                         Badd9
 Rebekah gave up on the Rhode Island set forever
Gb                Db                            Badd9
 Flew in all her xxxxx Pack friends from the city
            Gb                     Db  
 Filled the pool with champagne and swam with the big names
     Ebm7                            B
 And blew through the money on the boys and the ballet
Gb              Db                    B
 And losing on card game bets with Dalí
-nc-
 And they said
 
Chorus:
Gb               Db                   Badd9
 There goes the last great American dynasty
Gb              Db                                       Badd9
 Who knows, if she never showed up, what could've been
Gb               Db                                  Badd9
 There goes the most shameless woman this town has ever seen
          Gb              Db                   Badd9
She had a marvelous time ruining everything
 
Bridge:
Abm                Ebm7
 They say she was seen on occasion
Gb                          Db
 Pacing the rocks, staring out at the midnight sea
Abm                      Ebm7
 And in a feud with her neighbor
Gb                      Db
 She stole his dog and dyed it key lime green
Abm     Ebm7
 Fifty years is a long time
Gb                  Db
 Holiday House sat quietly on that beach
Abm       Ebm7                  Gb
 Free of women with madness, their men and bad habits
Db
 And then it was bought by me
 
Interlude: Gb Badd9 Gb
 
Chorus:
Gb              Db                                       Badd9
 Who knows, if I never showed up, what could've been
Gb               Db                                   Badd9
 There goes the loudest woman this town has ever seen
          Gb             Db                Badd9
I had a marvelous time ruining everything
 
Outro:
         Gb          Db     Badd9
 I had a marvelous time ruining everything
Gb            Db      Badd9
 a marvelous time ruining everything
Gb            Db      Badd9
 a marvelous time
         Gb       Db       Badd9
 I had a marvelous time
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Hannah :)

I recommend playing +5 , it sounds way better. Also just play normal G, not Gadd9

nora

Cadd9 doesn’t work here. I use GDEmC and it sounds right.

I panicked but it wasnt at a disco

AAAA Y E S
sorry just freaked out a little i luv luv luv this song
mhmm

Hannah :)

love your username lmao

DragMeDown28

lol was gonnna say the same thing as Hannah :!!

Evvie

I think it sounds great. You guys might just be playing Em7 instead of Cadd9.

Livy

The Cadd9 posted is a modified version and it doesn’t fit. If you play Cadd9 on the 5th fret of the C string it fits the song.

Khanhha

i think C sounds better than
Cadd9:)

Swiftie

I eon’t think Cadd9 works well for this song. I feel like it should be G D G C

Swiftie

Don’t

Swiftie

No, GDGEm

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