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Brick  Ben Folds Five

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Ben Folds Five
(Intro) D,G,D,G,D,G,Bm7,Esus4,E,Esus4
S[D]ix am [G]Day after Christmas
I[D] throw some clothes on [G]in the dark
T[D]he smell of cold, c[G]ar seat is freezing
t[D]he world is sleeping [G]I am, [D]numb.
Up the stairs, to her apartment
she is balled up on the couch
Her mom and dad, went down to Charlotte
they're not home to find us out-
[Bm7]And we drive[G]
[Bm7]Now that I ha[G]ve found someone
[D]I'm feeling more alone[G]
Bm7 Esus4,E,Esus4
than I ever have before
S[G]he's [A]a brick and I'm [Dmaj9]drowning slowly
o[G]ff th[A]e coast and I'm [Dmaj9]heading no where
S[G]he's [A]a brick and I'm [Dmaj9]drowning slowly--
(Same Chords and rythm as opening verse)
They call her name
at seven thirty
I pace around the Paking lot
Then I walk down
to buy her flowers
and sell some gifts that I got
(Bridge chords)
Can't you see,
It's not me,
you're dying for
Now she's feeling more alone
Then she ever has before
(Chords on outro of 2nd chorus)
[Esus] As w[E]eeks went by[Gsus] it sh[G]owed that she[D] was[Dsus] not fine
[Esus] They[E] told me son[Gsus] it's [G]time to tell [D]the [Dsus]truth and
[Esus] she [E]broke down, [Gsus]and I [G]broke down
D Dsus Esus E Esus G D,G,D,G
cause I was tired---- of lying
(Verse 4)
Driving back, to her apartment
for the moment we're alone
Yeah she's alone, and I'm alone
and now I know it.
...d[Bm7]rowning [A/C#]slowly G,A,G,A,D/F#,G,D
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A A/C# Bm7 D Dmaj9 Dsus E Esus G Gsus
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jets60 (report)

On the nosey! Usually very tough to convert a piano song to guitar but you nailed it here.