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Guitar Chords Index

» Rhymes and Reasons

C                   G                   F                     C

1. So you speak to me of sadness, the coming of the winter,

Am              C                         F                       G

here it is within you now and seems to never end.

C                            G                            F                              C

And the dreams that have escaped you,and the hope that you`ve forgotten,

Am                      C                           G

you tell me that you need me now, you want to be my friend.

F                          Dm                           C                           G

And you wonder where I`m going, where`s the rhyme, where`s the reason,

Am                   C            G

and it`s you cannot accept, it is here we must begin

F                    Dm          ~

to see the wisdom of the children

C                      Am                  G

and the graceful ways of flowers in the wind.

C                       G                     F                  C

For the children and the flowers are my sisters and brothers,

Am                         C                         F                   G

their laughter and their loveliness could clear a cloudy sky.

C                  G                          F                    C

Like the music of the mountains and the colours of the rainbow,

Am                   C                  G                    C

they are brothers of the future and a blessing for today.


C                    G                       F                 C

2. Oh, the cities start to crumble and the towers fall around us,

Am                 C                     F                      G

the sun is slowly fading and it`s colder than the sea.

C                      G                   F                                C

It is written from the desert to the mountains, they shall meet us,

Am                        C                   G

by the hand and by the heart they will comfort you and me,

F                    Dm                      C                     G

and  their innocence we trust in, they will teach us to be free.

C                      G                     F                        C

For the children and the flowers are my sisters and my brothers,

Am                         C                         F                   G

their laughter and their loveliness could clear a cloudy sky.

C                     F                  G                    C

And the song that I am singing is a prayer, I`m a believer,

Am                         C                        G                 C

come and stand beside us, we can find a better way.

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