American Triangle chords

Elton John

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verse 1 C G Seen him playing in his backyard F C Young boy just starting out G E7 Am So much history in this landscape Bb G So much confusion, so much doubt C G Been there drinking on that front porch F C Angry kids, mean and dumb G E7 Am Looks like a painting, that blue skyline Bb E Am E God hates fags where we come from
F C 'Western skies' don't make it right G E Am 'Home of the brave' don't make no sense E I've seen a scarecrow wrapped in wire Am Left to die on a high ridge fence Dm C It's a cold, cold wind, It's a cold, cold wind D E Am E Am Dm E C F G It's a cold wind blowing, Wyoming
verse 2 C G See two coyotes run down a deer F C Hate what we don't understand G E7 Am You pioneers give us your children Bb E Am E But it's your blood that stains their hands
F C 'Western skies' don't make it right G E Am 'Home of the brave' don't make no sense E I've seen a scarecrow wrapped in wire Am Left to die on a high ridge fence Dm C It's a cold, cold wind, It's a cold, cold wind D E Am E Am Dm E C F G It's a cold wind blowing, Wyoming
Bridge E Am Somewhere that road forks up ahead E Am To ignorance and innocence F G Three lives drift on different winds E Am Am/G Two lives ruined, one life spent
F C 'Western skies' don't make it right G E Am 'Home of the brave' don't make no sense E I've seen a scarecrow wrapped in wire Am Left to die on a high ridge fence Dm C It's a cold, cold wind, It's a cold, cold wind D E Am E Am Dm E C F G It's a cold wind blowing, Wyoming
Outro It's a cold, cold wind 2x It's a cold wind blowing, Wyoming