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Verse:
G         D                       Em
Turn away, if you could get me a drink of water
       C
Cuz my lips are chapped and faded
        G
Call my Aunt Marie
D                      Em
Help her gather all my things
               C
And bury me in all my favourite colours
   C             Cm                 
My sisters and my brothers

Bridge:
  D              Em
Still I will not kiss you
        C               D               G
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you

Chorus:
           G
I will not kiss you
D
Lips are chapped and faded
        Em
Call my Aunt
C                    Cm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded

G
Kiss you
D
Lips are chapped and faded
        Em
Call my Aunt
C                    Cm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded

Verse:
G         D                      Em
Turn away, cuz I'm awful just to see
                   C
Cuz all my hair's abandoned all my body
      G     
Oh my agony
D                      Em
Know that I will never marry
              C
Baby I'm just soggy from the chemo
    C                 Cm         D
I'm counting down the days to go

Bridge:
D   Bm   B   Em
This just ain't livin'
           C
And I just hope you know

Chorus:
           G
I will not kiss you
D
Lips are chapped and faded
        Em
Call my Aunt
C                    Cm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded


G
Kiss you
D
Lips are chapped and faded
        Em
Call my Aunt
C                    Cm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded

Bridge:
G              Em
If you say goodbye today
     Cm           G
I'll ask you to be true
        C               D                Em   B   G   A
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you
        C               D
Yes the hardest part of this

Chorus:
           G
I will not kiss you
D
Lips are chapped and faded
        Em
Call my Aunt
C                    Cm
Lips are chapped and faded, faded


G
Kiss you
D
Lips are chapped and faded
        Em
Call my Aunt
C                                  G  
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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