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Children of the Sea   Black Sabbath



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Updated: 6:01 PM 5/15/98
Black Sabbath - Children of the Sea
From Black Sabbath's "Live Evil" Album 1984
NOTE: 4/4 count. Lyrics written here don't align with music,
due to space constraints.
[mp] 
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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Ohhhhhhhhh yeah
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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In the misty morning, on the edge of time
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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We've lost the rising sun, the final sign
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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As the misty morining, rolls away to die
                     [Dmaj]                                                             
----1p0---3---3-------0-----------------
---3---3---3---3--3---3-----------------
--2-----2---2---2--2--2-----------------
-0--------------------0-----------------
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Reaching for the star, we blind the sky
[A]   [A]  [A]       [F#/G]     [F#/G(A]         [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                  
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-x-x-x--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Yeah!
[mf] 
[A]   [A]  [A]       [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]      [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                  
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Sail High!
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                  
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

We sailed across the air before we learned to fly.
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                  
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

We thought that it would never end, no.
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

We'd fly above the cloud, before we learned to run, run!
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-x-x-x--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Now it seems that our world has come un-done.
Chourse
[mf] 
[Cmaj]     [Gmaj]      [A]  [A]    [A]     [A]          [Cmaj]   [Gmaj] [A] [A] [A]                                                                                 
--------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------
-5----6-6---2-2---2----2----------5----6-6---2-2---2----------
-5----5-5---2-2---2----2----------5----5-5---2-2---2----------
-3----5-5---0-0-3-0--3-0--3p0-0-2/3----5-5---0-0-3-0-3p0-02/--
------3-3------------------------------3-3--------------------

Oh they say, that it's over. And it just, had to be. Yeah
[Cmaj]      [Gmaj]      [A]  [A]    [A]     [A]          [Cmaj]   [Gmaj] [Cmaj] [Gmaj] [D] [D] [D] [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------
-------------------------------------------------------------------------
-5-5--6-6---2-2---2----2----------5----6-6---5-5---6-6-xx-7--7-7-7-------
-5-5--5-5---2-2---2----2----------5----5-5---5-5---5-5-xx-7--7-7-7(5\3)--
-3-3--5-5---0-0-3-0--3-0--3p0-0-2/3----5-5---3-3---5-5-xx-5--5-5-5(5\3)--
------3-3------------------------------3-3---------3-3-xx----------------

Yes they say that it's over. And we're lost children of the sea, ohh yeah
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Make 'em prove it! Ahhh!
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

We made the mountains shake! With laughter, as we played, oh!
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Hiding in the corner of the world.
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Then we did the demon dance, lust! And never gone.
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
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--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

To wear the key and lock the door!
Chourse
[mf] 
[Cmaj]     [Gmaj]      [A]  [A]    [A]     [A]          [Cmaj]   [Gmaj] [A] [A] [A]                                                                                 
--------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------
-5----6-6---2-2---2----2----------5----6-6---2-2---2----------
-5----5-5---2-2---2----2----------5----5-5---2-2---2----------
-3----5-5---0-0-3-0--3-0--3p0-0-2/3----5-5---0-0-3-0-3p0-02/--
------3-3------------------------------3-3--------------------

Oh they say, that it's over. Yeah! And it just, had to be. Ohh, I see
[Cmaj]      [Gmaj]      [A]  [A]    [A]     [A]         [Cmaj]    [Gmaj] [C] [C] [Gmaj] [D] [D] [D] [D]                                                                                 
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
-5----6-6---2-2---2----2----------5----6-6---5-5---6-6--7--7-7-7-------
-5----5-5---2-2---2----2----------5----5-5---5-5---5-5--7--7-7-7-------
-3----5-5---0-0-3-0--3-0--3p0-0-2/3----5-5---3-3---5-5--5--5-5-5-------
------3-3------------------------------3-3---------3-3-----------------

Yes they say that it's over. That you're lost children of the sea,
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-----------2---2---2---------
----5-4----2---2---2---------
----3-2--3-0-3-0-3-0---------
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Ahhhhhh, Oh yeah Alright!
LEAD
[mf] 
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------9^(11`9)-7\6/7~~----------------
-------5-7-7~-(5/)-7-5-----------5-5-7/9~------------------(12\5)---------
-(5/)-7----------------5~-(5/)-7---------------------------(12\5)-7-5-----
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
--------(7)------------------------------------------------------------
-(5/)-9~-7-9-7-----------------------------9^(11`9)-7\6/7~~~~-(7/14)---
--------------9-7\5-7-5-----------5-5-7/9~-----------------------------
-----------------------5~~-(5/)/7--------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
-20^(22)-17-(20p17 tr~~~)--17--15h18p15h18p15------------------------------
-------------------------19------------------15h18p15h18p15----------------
-----------------------------------------------------------15h17p15h17p15--
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
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---------------------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------------17-19-19--17-19-20-19-17-20p19p17---
----------------------------------16-19------------------------------------
----------------------7/9-12/15-19-----------------------------------------
-15h17p15--------5-7/9-----------------------------------------------------
---------15\(5)/7----------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------
-20p19p17-10-20p17h20p17h20-15h18p15h18p15------------------------------
------------------------------------------15h18p15h18p15----------------
--------------------------------------------------------15h17p15h17p15--
------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------

                             [mf>>p] 
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----------------3^(5`3)----------------
-15h17p15------------------------------
---------15\(5)------------------------

[mp] 
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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Uhhhhhh Ohhhhhh Yeahh!
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
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In the misty morning, on the end of time.
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
-------------------------------------------------

We've lost the rising sun. It's the final sign, it's the only time.
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
-------------------------------------------------

As the misty morning, rolls away to die,
----1p0---3---3----------1p0---------------------
---3---3---3---3--3-----3---3--------------------
--2-----2---2---2--2---2-----------0---0---------
-0--------------------0-----------2---0--3p0-----
-----------------------------0h2/3---2-----------
-------------------------------------------------

Reaching for the star, we blind the sky.
Chourse
[mf] 
[Cmaj]     [Gmaj]       [A]  [A]    [A]     [A]          [Cmaj]  [Gmaj] [A] [A] [A] [B] [C] [D]                                                                                 
---------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------------------------------------
-5-5---6-6---2-2---2----2----------5-5---6-6---2-2---2-4-5-7---
-5-5---5-5---2-2---2----2----------5-5---5-5---2-2---2-4-5-7---
-3-3---5-5---0-0-3-0--3-0--3p0-0-2/3-3---5-5---0-0-3-0-2-3-5---
-------3-3-------------------------------3-3-------------------

Oh they say, that it's over. And it just, had to be. Ohh, oh, oh!
[Cmaj]       [Gmaj]      [A]  [A]    [A]     [A]          [Cmaj]  [Gmaj] [Cmaj] [Gmaj] [Dmaj]                                                                                 
------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------
-5-5---6-6---2-2---2----2----------5-5---6-6---5-5---6-6--7--7-7--------
-5-5---5-5---2-2---2----2----------5-5---5-5---5-5---5-5--7--7-7--------
-3-3---5-5---0-0-3-0--3-0--3p0-0-2/3-3---5-5---3-3---5-5--5--5-5--------
-------3-3-------------------------------3-3---------3-3----------------

They say that it's over. That you're lost children of the sea! Yeah!
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-5-3-2-0-3-0-2-3--
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[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Look out! The sky is falling down!
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-2-2-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-2-2-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-x-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Look out! Spinning around, never, never doubt.
[A]   [A]  [A]         [F#m7/Gm7]         [A]    [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]  [D]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7----
-2--2-2-x-x-x-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7----
-0--0-0-0-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5----
------------------------------------3------

Look out! The sun is going black, black.
[A]   [A]  [A]     [A]  [A]  [F#m7/Gm7(A]            [A]   [A]  [A]  [Gmaj]   [D] [A] [A] [A]                                                                                 
-------------------------------------------------
--------------4/5-4/5(\2)------------------------
-2--2-2-x-2-2-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-4-7--2--2-2--
-2--2-2-x-2-2-4/5-4/5(\2)--2--2-2-x-5-7--2--2-2--
-0--0-0-x-0-0--------------0--0-0-x-5-5--0--0-0--
------------------------------------3------------

Never, never, never coming back! Look out!

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