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

Bridge:
  Eb              Fm
Still I will not kiss you
        Db               Eb               Ab
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you

Chorus:
           Ab
I will not kiss you
Eb
Lips are chapped and faded
        Fm
Call my Aunt
Db                    Dbm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded

Ab
Kiss you
Eb
Lips are chapped and faded
        Fm
Call my Aunt
Db                    Dbm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded

Verse:
Ab         Eb                      Fm
Turn away, cuz I'm awful just to see
                   Db
Cuz all my hair's abandoned all my body
      Ab     
Oh my agony
Eb                      Fm
Know that I will never marry
              Db
Baby I'm just soggy from the chemo
    Db                 Dbm         Eb
I'm counting down the days to go

Bridge:
Eb   Cm   C   Fm
This just ain't livin'
           Db
And I just hope you know

Chorus:
           Ab
I will not kiss you
Eb
Lips are chapped and faded
        Fm
Call my Aunt
Db                    Dbm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded


Ab
Kiss you
Eb
Lips are chapped and faded
        Fm
Call my Aunt
Db                    Dbm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded

Bridge:
Ab              Fm
If you say goodbye today
     Dbm           Ab
I'll ask you to be true
        Db               Eb                Fm   C   Ab   Bb
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you
        Db               Eb
Yes the hardest part of this

Chorus:
           Ab
I will not kiss you
Eb
Lips are chapped and faded
        Fm
Call my Aunt
Db                    Dbm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded


Ab
Kiss you
Eb
Lips are chapped and faded
        Fm
Call my Aunt
Db                                  Ab  
Lips are chapped and faded, faded
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80 Comments

  1. Ryan Ross

    Thank you! This was very helpful

  2. Clique_Pilot

    ll-//

  3. +5 ??

  4. cheezwhizbandito

    +5 is easy and much better for deeper voices :)

  5. thefakepetewentz

    compared to the original, this is like a 4 y.o. recreation of the mona lisa. i love tyler and josh, but this is bad

    • then why did you come all the way on a ukulele page just to say that its a 4-year-old version of the mona lisa? I personally think they are both amazing in their own ways. Personally, most of the times I hear a song and hear another verson I like the one i heard first better. It happens to a lot of my friends too so idk but

  6. when it goes If you say goodbye today I’ll ask you to be true (in +5) swap the Em and the Cm around it sounds a lot nicer

  7. Ukulele Angel

    A good strum pattern for this is ⬇⬇⬆⬆⬇⬆ or ⬇ ⬇⬇⬆⬆⬇ ⬇⬆⬇⬆

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