A Thousand Years Uke tab by Christina Perri

5 Chords used in the song: A, F#m, Bm, D, E

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INTRO:

A A, F#m F#m, Bm Bm, D D

VERSE 1:

A A
Heartbeats fast
F#m F#m
Colours and promises
Bm Bm
How to be brave
D D
How can I love when I'm afraid to fall
A A
But watching you stand alone
F#m F#m Bm Bm
All of my doubt suddenly goes away somehow
D D E E
One step closer


CHORUS:
A A
I have died everyday waiting for you
F#m F#m
Darling don't be afraid I have loved you
Bm Bm
For a thousand years
D D E E
I love you for a thousand more


VERSE 2:
A A
Time stands still
F#m F#m
Beauty in all she is
Bm Bm
I will be brave
D D
I will not let anything take away
A A
What's standing in front of me
F#m F#m
Every breath
Bm Bm D D
Every hour has come to this
F#m F#m E E
One step closer

CHORUS:

A A
I have died everyday waiting for you
F#m F#m
Darling don't be afraid I have loved you
Bm Bm
For a thousand years
D D E E
I love you for a thousand more
A A
And all along I believed I would find you
F#m F#m
Time has brought your heart to me I have loved you
Bm Bm
For a thousand years
D D E E
I love you for a thousand more

A A, F#m F#m, Bm Bm, D D, E E

A A F#m F#m E E
One step closer
F#m F#m D D E E
One step closer

 

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Love this key! Grea job :)

04 Jan 2013
About this song

The A Thousand Years Songfacts says that Perri wrote this song based on the emotions that she felt reading about the star-crossed love affair between Edward and Bella throughout Stephenie Meyer's series of books.