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Coming Up Roses  Elliott Smith

[DGCFAD]go to-> select edit tunning and
go down twice on each string then tune to your own guitar
[G]C [355433]332010 or C2 335553
C/G 032003
D# 66504x or D#2 668886
F 88-10-10-10-8
D 55403x
 E -----------------|
 B -0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
 G -0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
 D -5-4-2-0-5-4-2-0-|
 A -----------------|
 E -----------------|

[C2] [D#2] [Bb] [C2] [D#2] [F] 
Verse 1

[Bb] I'm a junkyard full of[C2] false starts
[D#2] And I don't need your perm[Bb]ission
To [C2]bury my l[D#2]ove under this ba[Bb]re light bu[C2]lb
Bridge 1

[D#] The [G]moon is a [C]sickle [D#]cell
[Bb] It'll [C]kill you in [D]time
Your [D#]cold white [G]brother [C]riding your [D#]blood
[D] Like spun glass in sore eyes
Chorus 1

[G] While the [Bb]moon does [C]its di[C/G]vision you're buried bel[D#]ow
And you're coming up [Bb]ros[C2]es e[D#2]verywh[Bb]ere you g[C2]o
Red [D#2]roses[F] follow
* Play verse chords
* You'll have to listen to the song to get the rythm
 E -----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 B -8-6--------8-6----------8-6-8-6-------------------------------6-5-6-5-------|
 G -----7-5---------7-5-----8-8-8-7-7-7-5-------------------7-------------7-5---|
 D --------8-5---------8----------------------8-5-7-8-8-7-8---------------------|
 A -----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 E -----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Bridge 2

[D#]The t[G]hings that you t[C]ell you[D#]rself
[Bb]They'll [C]kill you in [D]time
Your [D#]cold white [G]brother [C]alive in you[D#]r blood
[D]Spinning in the night sky
Chorus 2

[G]So you got [Bb]in a kind [C]of tro[C/G]uble that nobody knows [D#]
It's coming up [Bb]ros[C2]es e[D#2]verywh[Bb]ere you g[C2]o
Red [D#2]roses[F]
SOFT-> G Bb C C/G D# Bb C2 D#2 Bb C2 D#2 F Bb
by michaells

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Bb C C/G C2 D D# D#2 F G
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