Marching Bands Of Manhattan Uke tab by Death Cab For Cutie

5 Chords used in the song: C, G, Dm, Am, F

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VERSE 1
C C G G
If I could open my arms
Dm Dm Am Am
And span the length of the isle of Manhattan,
C C G G
I'd bring it to where you are
Dm Dm Am Am
Making a lake of the East River and Hudson
C C G G
And if I could open my mouth
Dm Dm Am Am
Wide enough for a marching band to march out of
C C G G
They would make your name sing
Dm Dm Am Am
And bend through alleys and bounce off other buildings.

C C Am Am C C G G
C C Am Am C C G G

VERSE 2
C C G G
I wish we could open our eyes
Dm Dm Am Am
To see in all directions at the same time
C C G G
Oh what a beautiful view
Dm Dm Am Am
If you were never aware of what was around you
C C G G
And it is true what you said
Dm Dm Am Am
That I live like a hermit in my own head
C C G G
But when the sun shines again
Dm Dm Am Am
I'll pull the curtains and blinds to let the light in.

CHORUS
F F Am Am
Sorrow drips into your heart through a pinhole
C C G G
Just like a faucet that leaks and there is comfort in the sound
F F Am Am
But while you debate half empty or half full
C C G G
It slowly rises, your love is gonna drown

F F Am Am C C G G
Your love is gonna drown
F F Am Am C C G G (F F)
Your love is gonna...

 

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I liked it. Ukulele players, y u no give this higher rating?
10 Apr 2012
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