Strong Woman chords

Jen Cloher

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verse 1 C Am G Em When I was young, I wanted to be Jon C Am G Em It wasn’t hard, short hair, no curves to speak of C Am G Em I could do things I couldn’t do as Jen C Am G Em Ride bikes with boys, kiss girls and make some noise C Am G Em C Am G Em verse 2 C Am G Em I grew to be a young lady C Am G Em Catholic Girls School, will try to do that to you C Am G Em Never fit in, to love was to live in sin C Am G Em So I stood out, I was born to let it out C Am G Em C Am G Em
C Em This world, it wasn’t made for women C Am Em You know even before you bleeding C Am Em I’m sorry, can’t you hear me speaking? C Am Em How is it now, now that I’m screaming?
verse 3 C Am G Em I know, I am a strong woman C Am G Em Never questioned my strength, it was passed on C Am G Em Proud my mother wanted respect more than love C Am G Em C Am G Em And her mother taught her that she could want for more C Am G Em
C Am Em This world, it wasn’t made for women C Am Em You know even before you bleeding C Am Em I’m sorry, can’t you hear me speaking? C Am Em How is it now, now that I’m screaming?
verse 4 C Am G Em I know, I am a strong woman C Am G Em Never questioned my strength, it was passed on C Am G Em Proud my mother wanted respect more than love C Am G Em (mute) Kia kaha, be proud, stay strong, go on