Birds chords

Elton John

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MELODY: (G A Bb B Bb A G)* F E D C E D C C C C CHORDS: G F C/E G There's some things I don't have now Bb Some things I don't talk about C G These things are between myself and I G/F C/E G In my thick skull the joker hides G There's consequences I'm scared to taste Bb Cold hard truths I can't face C G These days are different than the past G/F C/E G Reflections change in the looking glass Dm/F C/E C/E G And everywhere I look there's something to learn F C/E G A sliver of truth from every bridge we burn Dm/F C/E C/E G A hatful of quarters and a naked song F C/E D D Don't answer the question of where we belong G How come birds F G Don't fall from the sky when they die? Bb How come birds C Always look for a quiet place to hide G These words F G Can't explain what I feel inside? Bb C G Like birds I need a quiet place to hide MELODY: (G A Bb B Bb A G)* F E D C E D C C C C CHORDS: G F C/E These independent moves I make This confidence I try to fake You can hear the beating of my heart But not a feather falling in the dark And everything I hear never makes any sense Another old prophet perched on the fence A cupful of pencils and a self help guru Don't answer the question of what I am to you (CHORUS) G/F C/E C/E G G/F C/E G G/F C/E C/E G G/F C/E D (CHORUS) G Bb C G Like birds I need a quiet place to hide Bb C G Like birds I need a quiet place to hide MELODY: (G A Bb B Bb A G)* F E D C E D C C C C CHORDS: G F C/E G/F C/E G/F C/E G/F C/E G