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Tables And Chairs  Andrew Bird

Standard Tuning

Intro
Figure 1
E--2---2---2---2---|
B--3---3---3---3---|
G--X---X---X---X---|
D--4---4---5---0---|
A------------------|
E------------------|

Fig. 1 twice
If we can call them friends then we can call them on red telephones

And the won't pretend that they're too busy or they're not alone

Figure 2
E-------------------------------------------------------|
B-------------------------------------------------------|
G-------------------------------------------------------|
D---2----0-------0--2----0--------0---2-----0-----------|
A-----2-------2--------2-------2---------2---------2----|(hold, let ring)
E----------3----------------3------------------3--------|


Figure 2
And if we can call them friends we can call
Holler at 'em down these hallowed halls
Just don't let the human factor
Fail to be a factor..at all

Verse 1
Chords: [D] [Dsus4]
On the record and live he doesn't add the G on the 6th string, but if you are playing by
it makes the sound much bigger and more powerful.

E--0
B--3
G--0
D--0
A--x
E--3


Don't[D]
Don't you [Dsus4]worry
About the [D]atmosphere
Or [Dsus4]any sudden pressure change[D]
[D] [Dsus4] [D] [Dsus4]                                    
Verse 2
Chords: [D] [D/C#] [Bm] [G]
E--0
B--0
G--2
D--0
A--4
E--x


And d[D]id you  [D/C#]
Did you s[Bm]ee how [G]
All our f[D]riends were there [D/C#]
And were dr[Bm]inking r[G]oses from a can

[D] [D/C#] [Bm] [G]                                    
And [D]how [D/C#]
How I w[Bm]ish I [G]
I had t[D]alked to them  [D/C#]
And I wi[Bm]shed they  [G]
Fit into the p[D]lan
Bridge
Chords [D] [A#] [A]                              
[D]      And we were [A#]tired of being [A]mi---[D]ld
We were so t[A#]ired of being [A]mi---l[D]d
We w[A#]ere so [A]tired

Verse 3
Chords: same as Verse 2

I know we're gonna [D]meet someday
In the c[D/C#]rumbled financial insti[Bm]tutions of this land  [G]
There will be [D]tables and chairs, pon[D/C#]y rides and dancing [Bm]bears
There'll even be a band [G]
'Cause listen [D]after The Fall, there'll be [D/C#]no more countries
No [Bm]currencies at all  [G]
We're gonna l[D]ive off our wits, thro[D/C#]w away survival kits
Trade [Bm]butterfly knives for Adderall [G]
And that's n[D]ot all
Who[D/C#]a, there will be s[Bm]nacks there will [G]

There will be s[D]nacks there will  [D/C#]
Be  [Bm]       [G]  There will be snacks
Repeat chords until next section (maybe 8x)

Back to Bridge
[D-A#-A]                                    
[D]      And we were [A#]tired of being [A]mi---[D]ld
We were so t[A#]ired of being [A]mi---l[D]d
We w[A#]eeeeeeeere so t[A]ired

Outro
So d[D]on't you,[D/C#]    don't you w[Bm]orry
G D (play notes individually, let ring)
About the atmosphere

END

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