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Rise to Me  The Decemberists

Song: Rise To Me
Album: The King Is Dead
Tabbed by: Don Tago
Standard Tuning:
Chords used:
C: 032010
D: 000232
G: 320033

Intro: [D] [-G]x2
Verse 1:
[C]Big mountain,[Am] wide river, [D]there's an ancient [C]port
[C]These tree trunks,[Am] these stream beds, [D]leave our bellies fu[C]ll
Chorus 1:
They sing o[G]ut, "[D]I am gonna [C]stand my ground"[G]
Your [D]eyes to me will [C]blow you down[G]
[Em]I am gonna [C]stand my [D]ground, your [C]eyes to me will [Am]blow you dow[G]n
Interlude 1: G - D - G
Verse 2: [use verse 1 cbords]
Hey Henry, can you hear me? Let me see those eyes
This distance between us can seem a mountain size
Chorus 2: [use cborus 1 cbords]
But boy, you are gonna stand your ground
They rise to you, you blow them down
Let me see you stand your ground, they rise to you, you blow them down
Interlude: [G] [-] [D], then
[G] [-] [C] [-] [Am] [-] [D] [-] [C], then
[Am] [-] [Em] [-] [D] [-] [C], then
[G] [-] [C] [-] [G] 
Verse 3: [use verse 1 cbords]
My darling, my sweetheart, I am in your sway
Two cold climbs, come springtime, so let me hear you say
My love, I am gonna stand my ground
They rise to me, you blow them down
I am gonna stand my ground, they rise me to, you blow them down
Cause I am gonna stand my ground, you rise me, and I'll blow you down

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