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Falls To Climb  R.E.M

[G]I'll take the [D]position
assume the [C]missionare p[Em]art [G5]
[G]you work by comm[D]ittee,
you had [C]me pegged from the [Em]start.[G5]
[G]I'll be pounce [D]pony,
phony ma[C]roney,
pony be[Em]fore the c[G5]art.
[G]I'll be pounce [D]pony.
this cere[C]mony
only f[Em]ills my h[G5]eart.

[D]who cast the [G]final [C]stone?
[D]who threw the [G]crushing [C]blow?
[D]someone has to [G]take the [C]fall
[Am]why not [G]me?

[G]a punch toy [D]volunteer
a [C]weakling on its [Em]knee.[G5]
[G]is all you [D]want to hear
and [C]all you want to [Em]see. [G5]
[G]romantically, you'd [D]martyr me
and [C]miss this story's [Em]point [G5]
[G]it is my strength, my [D]destiny
this [C]is the role that [Em]I have[G5] chosen.
[D]who cast the [G]final [C]stone?
[D]who threw the [G]crushing [C]blow?
[D]someone has to [G]take the [C]fall
[Am]why not [G]me?
[Am]why not [G]me?
[Am]       [G]                              
[G]gentlemen mark your opp[D]onents
fire [C]into your own [Em]ranks[G5].
[G]pick the weakest [D]as strategec
[C]move. square off. to
[Em]meet your e[G5]nemy.
[G]for each and [D]every gather[C]ing
a scapegoat [Em]falls to [G5]climb.
[G]as I step f[D]orward, silen[C]tly.
delibera[Em]tely m[G5]ine
[D]who cast the [G]final [C]stone?
[D]who threw the [G]crushing [C]blow?
someone has to [G]take the [C]fall
[Am]why not [G]me? [Am]why not [G]me.
had [Am]consequence chose [G]differently
had [Am]fate its ugly [G]head
my [Am]actions make me [G]beautiful
and [Am]dignify the [G]flesh
[Am]me.  [G]
[Am]I am [G]free.
[Am]I am [G]free
[Am]     [G]                                
G5: 320033

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