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Minor Key Symphony  Cauterize

[G#]Cm [-]- [466544]x35543

Intro: Eb---G#, Eb--Bb--Fm--G#-- x2

Verse 1:
Got a [Eb]postcard
A postcard from
a better place
And [G#]it read
I wish you were here
I wish you were
And the [Eb]soundtrack
The soundtrack from
a better night
And [G#]it sang
I wish you were here
You should have
stayed here

As [Cm]life leaves my eyes I
rea[Bb]lize I must have died
It [G#]looks like I didn’t make
it through the night

I never got to say good[Eb]bye
I’ll never get to say [Bb]anything
at all again to a [Fm]world
That barely knew I was a[G#]live
Sing a requiem [Eb]for me
Make it sad but [Bb]sweet
A song about [Fm]release
A minor key [G#]symphony

Verse 2:
Found a [Eb]letter
A letter from A
dear old friend
And [G#]it said
"I wish you were here"
I wish you were
And a [Eb]prayer
A prayer in A
familiar voice
And [G#]she wept
I wish you were here
Why can’t you be here?

(Repeat Refrain and Chorus)

[Cm]  I got your flowers today
So perfectly ar[G#]ranged
With a card attached
“I’m sorry you could not s[Cm]tay”
They came a little late
I had to wait til they [Bb]died
There’s no tears up here
But I’m sure that
I would have cried

Verse 3:
[Eb]  To everyone I’ve loved
To all who once loved [Fm]me
I never meant to [G#]leave

(Repeat Chorus)

Sing a requiem [Eb]for me
Make it sad but [Bb]sweet
A song about [Fm]release
A minor key symphony

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