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Sixteen Down  Jayhawks

[Em]Suns[G]hine stealing [Em]stage [D]time
From the [Em]moon and [D]stars [C]above
[Em]She [G]said leave me alone
[Em]I  [G]said take me home
[Am]Sixteen down [C]living in the hallowed [G]ground

Chorus

[G]Now the blue has [C]turned to red ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]All but given [C]up for dead ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]Ooh, [C]Madeline ([Am]Madeline, breathe) [G]Madeline, breathe!

Interlude Em G Em G Am C G

Verse 2

[Em]Skiff [G]rocked like a [Em]crad[D]le
And the [Em]poor girl fell [D]over[C]board
[Em]Rope [G]wrapped around her neck
[Em]Tangled [G]in her hair soaked wet
[Am]They dragged the stream
The [C]body never to be [G]found

Chorus

[G]Now the blue has [C]turned to red ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]All but given [C]up for dead ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]Ooh, [C]Madeline ([Am]Madeline, breathe) [G]Madeline, breathe!

Bridge

[F#]The dirt in the stream
[F#]The body never to be found
[F#]Except for footprints [A]caked
In the [F#]muddy ground beside where she [G]lay

Solo Em G Em G Am C G (x2)

Verse 3

[Em]My [G]life made the [Em]head[D]lines
Beneath the [Em]water[D]lily [C]sky
[Em]She [G]said leave me alone
[Em]I  [G]said take me home
[Am]Sixteen down [C]living in the hallowed [G]ground

Chorus

[G]Now the blue has [C]turned to red ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]All but given [C]up for dead ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]Ooh, [C]Madeline ([Am]Madeline, breathe) [G]

Chorus

[G]Now the blue has [C]turned to red ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]All but given [C]up for dead ([Am]ahh Madeline, [G]breathe)
[G]Ooh, [C]Madeline ([Am]Madeline, breathe) [G]Madeline, breathe!

Outro Em G Em G Am C G
(Reapeat and fade)

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