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Intro: Eb Ab Cm F x2

Eb
 Say you're sorry 
       Ab
 That face of an angel
       Cm                          Ab 
 Comes out just when you need it to 
Eb                     Ab
 As I paced back and forth all this time 
           Cm                 Ab
 'Cause I honestly believed in you 
 Cm
 Holding on 
      Ab
 The days drag on 
         Bb
 Stupid girl, 
                                    Bb
 I should have known, I should have known 

 
                 Eb                        Cm
That I'm not a princess, this ain't a fairytale 
            Ab
I'm not the one you'll sweep off her feet
 Bb
Lead her up the stairwell 
           Eb                     Cm
This ain't Hollywood, this is a small town
          Ab                         Bb
I was a dreamer before you went and let me down 
         Cm            Bb
Now it's too late for you 
           Ab                    Eb - Eb -
And your white horse, to come around 


Eb
 Maybe I was naive,
Ab
 Got lost in your eyes 
     Cm                       Ab
 And never really had a chance 
Eb                    Ab     
 My mistake I didn't know to be in love 
            Cm                          Ab
 You had to fight to have the upper hand 
       Cm
 I had so many dreams 
       Ab
 About you and me 
       Bb
 Happy endings, now I know 

 
                 Eb                        Cm
That I'm not a princess, this ain't a fairytale 
            Ab
I'm not the one you'll sweep off her feet
 Bb
Lead her up the stairwell 
           Eb                     Cm
This ain't Hollywood, this is a small town
          Ab                         Bb
I was a dreamer before you went and let me down 
         Cm            Bb
Now it's too late for you 
           Ab                    Eb    Cm Ab Bb
And your white horse, to come around 


Cm             Bb          Ab
 And there you are on your knees
Eb               Bb        Ab
 Begging for forgiveness, begging for me 
Eb            Bb            Ab           Db
 Just like I always wanted but I'm so sorry 


                      Eb                        Cm
'Cause I'm not your princess, this ain't a fairytale 
           Ab                             Bb
I'm gonna find someone someday who might actually treat me well 
          Eb                       Cm
This is a big world, that was a small town 
            Ab                    Bb
There in my rearview mirror disappearing now 
         Cm           Bb              Ab
And it's too late for you and your white horse 
         Cm           Bb              Ab                     Eb   
Now it's too late for you and your white horse, to catch me now 


Ab      Cm
 Oh, whoa, whoa, whoa 
Ab                 Eb
 Try and catch me now 
  Ab Cm
 Oh, it's too late 
Ab            Eb
 To catch me now    
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15 Comments

  1. UkulelePlayingSquid

    Strumming pattern I use: DD U DD U D U
    During quick transitions I only use: DD U (1st chord in transition) —> DD U D (2nd chord in transition)
    (I hope this makes sense or helps anyone)

  2. A good strum would be D-mute-U-D-mute

  3. Strumming pattern??

  4. CharPlaysUkulele?

    1st finger: 2nd Finger: 3rd finger: 4th finger:
    3rd Fret 2nd Fret 1st Fret 1st Fret

    I hope that helps!

  5. Easy, sounds good, in my vocal range, what’s not to hate?

  6. This sounds really nice if you strum in thirds.

  7. this sounds really nice if you strum in thirds. 3 notes for each chord, except at the ones you only play once.

  8. Sabrina Kedra

    I love this song so much

  9. This song is fun but I am confused on why the Bb chord sounds strange

  10. VanillaGalaxies

    your first finger covers the bottom two strings first fret, your middle finger on the third string second fret, and your fourth finger on the forth string third fret

    kinda looks like this

    l x l l
    l x l l
    l — l x l
    l — l — l x

  11. sasquatchjam

    @Kaka
    Bb is B flat, also known as A sharp. Its a semitone lower than B, a semitone higher than A.

  12. how to play on bass ? down or up or DD DU DU , HELP me ! PEACE

  13. Thank you for this song

  14. Thank you fore this song

  15. YAY one of my favorites as a beginner song!

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