Artist Taylor Swift
Album folklore
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Verse 1:
Eb             Bb                    Abadd9
 Rebekah rode up on the afternoon train, it was sunny
Eb                         Bb                          Abadd9
 Her saltbox house on the coast took her mind off St. Louis
Eb             Bb                         Abadd9
 Bill was the heir to the Standard Oil name and money
Eb                          Bb                        Abadd9
 And the town said, "How did a middle-class divorcée do it?"
Eb             Bb                          Abadd9
 The wedding was charming, if a little gauche
                                 Eb
 There's only so far new money goes
                   Bb                           Abadd9
 They picked out a home and called it "Holiday House"
Eb                  Bb                          Abadd9
 Their parties were tasteful, if a little loud
                                       Eb
 The doctor had told him to settle down
                   Bb                         Abadd9
 It must have been her fault his heart gave out
-nc-
 And they said
 
Chorus:
Eb               Bb                   Abadd9
 There goes the last great American dynasty
Eb              Bb                                 Abadd9
 Who knows, if she never showed up, what could've been
Eb               Bb                           Abadd9
 There goes the maddest woman this town has ever seen
          Eb              Bb                  Abadd9
She had a marvelous time ruining everything
 
Verse 2:
Eb             Bb                         Abadd9
 Rebekah gave up on the Rhode Island set forever
Eb                Bb                            Abadd9
 Flew in all her xxxxx Pack friends from the city
            Eb                     Bb  
 Filled the pool with champagne and swam with the big names
     Cm7                            Ab
 And blew through the money on the boys and the ballet
Eb              Bb                    Ab
 And losing on card game bets with Dalí
-nc-
 And they said
 
Chorus:
Eb               Bb                   Abadd9
 There goes the last great American dynasty
Eb              Bb                                       Abadd9
 Who knows, if she never showed up, what could've been
Eb               Bb                                  Abadd9
 There goes the most shameless woman this town has ever seen
          Eb              Bb                   Abadd9
She had a marvelous time ruining everything
 
Bridge:
Fm                Cm7
 They say she was seen on occasion
Eb                          Bb
 Pacing the rocks, staring out at the midnight sea
Fm                      Cm7
 And in a feud with her neighbor
Eb                      Bb
 She stole his dog and dyed it key lime green
Fm     Cm7
 Fifty years is a long time
Eb                  Bb
 Holiday House sat quietly on that beach
Fm       Cm7                  Eb
 Free of women with madness, their men and bad habits
Bb
 And then it was bought by me
 
Interlude: Eb Abadd9 Eb
 
Chorus:
Eb              Bb                                       Abadd9
 Who knows, if I never showed up, what could've been
Eb               Bb                                   Abadd9
 There goes the loudest woman this town has ever seen
          Eb             Bb                Abadd9
I had a marvelous time ruining everything
 
Outro:
         Eb          Bb     Abadd9
 I had a marvelous time ruining everything
Eb            Bb      Abadd9
 a marvelous time ruining everything
Eb            Bb      Abadd9
 a marvelous time
         Eb       Bb       Abadd9
 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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