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Chorus:
    Gb                    B
She asked me, "Son, when I grow old,
     Ebm           Db
Will you buy me a house of gold?
    Gb                B
And when your father turns to stone,
     Gb        Db       Gb
Will you take care of me?"

Chorus:
    Gb                    B
She asked me, "Son, when I grow old,
     Ebm           Db
Will you buy me a house of gold?
    Gb                B
And when your father turns to stone,
     Gb        Db       Gb
Will you take care of me?"

Bridge:
B      Eb7
I will make you
Abm       Em            B
Queen of everything you see
                    Gb
I'll put you on the map
                 B            Gb
I'll cure you of disease

Verse:
      Gb             B
Let's say we up and left this town
     Ebm               Db
And turned our future upside-down
      Gb                 B
We'll make pretend that you and me
      Gb     Db     Gb
Lived ever after, happily

Chorus:
    Gb                    B
She asked me, "Son, when I grow old,
     Ebm           Db
Will you buy me a house of gold?
    Gb                B
And when your father turns to stone,
     Gb        Db       Gb
Will you take care of me?"

Bridge:
B      Eb7
I will make you
Abm       Em            B
Queen of everything you see
                    Gb
I'll put you on the map
                 B            Gb
I'll cure you of disease

Verse:
    Gb                  B
And since we know that dreams are dead
    Ebm                  Db
And life turns plans up on their head
Gb              B
I will plan to be a bum
   Gb      Db       Gb
So I just might become someone

Chorus:
    Gb                    B
She asked me, "Son, when I grow old,
     Ebm           Db
Will you buy me a house of gold?
    Gb                B
And when your father turns to stone,
     Gb        Db       Gb
Will you take care of me?"

Bridge:
B      Eb7
I will make you
Abm       Em            B
Queen of everything you see
                    Gb
I'll put you on the map
                 B
I'll cure you of disease
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578 Comments

  1. Just to let you know that the first chorus, at the beginning, is a muted c however I love this website! It’s so clear to read and ive only been playing the ukulele for a day but I can’t wait to learn this off by heart.

  2. Go twenty øne piløts

  3. grate gwendolyn the 100th

    this is a awesome song i love it so much thank you for making it i love it so much.Thank you so much twenty one pilots.

  4. nice song, really fun to play. Too bad my voice is freaking bad but it still make me happy :)

  5. Mackenzie Dun |-/

    I see sø many peøple whø are in the clique and it’s amazing øml

  6. I love this song! It makes me do a happy dance at how easy it is!

  7. spookyjimchristmas

    I love vessel so much, Tyler Joseph is the best and no one can deny.

  8. Ukulele wizard

    I love this song so much and I am really excited to learn how to play it!!!!

  9. LOVE THIS SONG!!!! 21 pilots for life!!!! I-/

  10. the bridge doesn’t sound right to me.

    just my opinion

  11. HannahisBlurryface

    Join the Clique
    |-/

  12. n0tmadeleine

    instead of Bbm its much easier to play with a G7. It doesnt sound exactly the same but it works.. :)|-/

  13. D,DUDUDU i find works good for me

  14. so in love with this sone, love the bridge!!

  15. try elephant gun by beruit

  16. Look on the Youtube channel The Ukulele Tracher and he gas a great tuorial for those of you that are confused by this. It might be different notes i dont know

  17. Been playing the ukulele for a day and so proud I’ve finally mastered this song! So fun to play but no one can play it better than Tyler Joseph!

  18. love twenty one pilots

  19. ukulelegirl928

    love this song and never knew that a lot of ppl at school knows this song so it makes them rlly happy that i know how to play this

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