Brick By Boring Brick Uke tab by Paramore

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CAPO 1

Intro: Em Em B B C C G G C C x4
Em Em B B C C
She lives in a fairy tale
G G C C
Somewhere to far for us to find.
Em Em B B C C
Forgotten the taste and smell
G G C C
Of the world that she's left behind.
Em Em B B C C G G
It's all about the exposure
C C
The lens i told her.
Em Em B B C C
The angles are all wrong now.
G G C C
She's ripping wings off of butterflies.

Pre-Chorus:
D D Em Em C C
Keep your feet on the ground
D D Em Em B B C C
When your head's in the clouds

Chorus:
G G
Well go get your shovel
B B
And we'll dig a deep hole
Em Em C C
To bury the castle, bury the castle. x2
Em Em B B C C
Ba Da Ba Ba Da Ba Ba Ha !

Em Em B B C C
So one day he found her crying
G G C C
Coiled up on the dirty ground.
Em Em B B C C
Her prince finally came to save her
G G C C
And the rest you can figure out.
Em Em B B
Well it was a trick
C C G G C C
And the clock struck twelve

Well make sure
Em Em B B C C G G
To build your home brick by boring brick
C C
Or the wolf's gonna blow it down.

Pre-Chorus:
D D Em Em C C
When your head's in the clouds
D D Em Em B B C C
Keep your feet on the ground

Chorus:
G G
Well go get your shovel
B B
And we'll dig a deep hole
Em Em C C
To bury the castle, bury the castle x2

Am Am C C G G D D

Am Am
Well you built up a world of magic
C C
Because your real life is tragic
G G D D
Yeah you built up a world of magic
G G B B
But if it's not real you can hold it in your hand
Em Em
You can feel it with your heart
C C
And i won't believe it
G G
But if it's true
B B
You can see it with your eyes
Em Em
Oh, even in the dark
C C
And that's where i want to be, yeah

Chorus (again):
G G
Well go get your shovel
B B
And we'll dig a deep hole
Em Em C C
To bury the castle, bury the castle x2

Em Em B B C C G G C C x2

Em Em B B C C
Ba Da Ba Ba Da Ba Ba Da
G G C C
Ba Da Ba Ba Ba Da Ba Ba x3
Em Em B B C C
Ba Da Ba Ba Da Ba Ba Da
G G
Ba Da Ba Ba Ba Ba Ba Ba Ba ( Stop directly after the last "Ba" with G G)

 

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About this song

Hayley Williams explained to Kerrang! magazine that, "this song is about people who cover up their reality with frills and make out like they're living a fantasy life. It's one thing to have goals and dreams but it's another thing when you never know where you're standing in the real world. People can be hurt by that." She also added: