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The Barricades Of Heaven  Jackson Browne



[Em]  Running [C]down along the [G]towns along the [D]shore
[Em]  When I was [C]sixteen and on my [G]own       [D]
[Em]  No I couldn't [C]tell you what the [G]hell those breaks were [D]for
[Em]  I was just [C]trying to hear my [G]song        [D]
Em, C, G, D (TWICE)

[Em]  Jimmy found his [C]own sweet sound when he [G]won that free [D]guitar
[Em]  And we'd all [C]get in the van and p[G]lay          [D]
[Em]  Life became the [C]Paradox, the [G]Bell, the Rouge et [D]noir
[Em]  And the stretch of [C]road running to [G]L.A.         [D]

BRIDGE :[Em]  Pages turnin[C]g
        [G]  Pages we were [D]years from learning
        [Em]  Straight into the [C]night our hearts were [G]flung   [D]
(PLAY REGULAR "C" and "D" for chorus)

CHORUS :  Better [C]bring your own re[G]demtion [D]when you com[C]e     [D]
          To the [C]barricades of hea[G]ven w[D]here I'm f[C]rom

Em, C, G, D (Twice)

[Em]  Al[C]l the world was [G]shining from those [D]hills
[Em]  With the stars a[C]bove and the lights b[G]elow     [D]
[Em]  Among those th[C]ere to test their fo[G]rtune and their [D]will
[Em]  I lost [C]track of the score long [G]ago       [D]

BRIDGE, CHORUS

[Em]  Childhood[F] comes for [C/E]me at night
[Em]  The voices [F]of my fr[C/E]iends
[Em]  Your face b[F]athing [C/E]me in light
[Em]  I hope that [F]never e[C/E]nds

Em, C, G, D (TWICE)

[Em]  Pages tu[C]rning
  [G]Pages torn and pa[D]ges burning
[Em]  Faded pages o[C]pen in the s[G]un       [D]

Chorus (TWICE)

Em, C, G, D (FADE)
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