Children We Didn’t Have (cut Song From Beetlejuice) Uke tab by Themes

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D chordD A chordA (Second fret for first two strings)
The children we didn’t have don’t call
D chordD A chordA G chordG
Their heights aren’t marked in pencil on the wall
D chordD A chordA (You can play it either way!)
A chordA D chordD E chordE F#7 chordF#7
They don’t ride bikes cry out at night or fall and graze a knee
E chordE F chordF
And their arms will never reach
D chordD A chordA D chordD
For the mother I never got to be


D chordD A chordA (Second fret for first two strings)
The children we didn’t have press in
D chordD A chordA G chordG
Remind me that we couldn’t just begin
D chordD A chordA
A chordA D chordD E chordE F#7 chordF#7
They laugh on swings whisper things I’m not supposed to know
E chordE F chordF
And they never stop to see
D chordD A chordA D chordD
The mother that never was that’s me


F chordF D chordD
Think about all the children we didn’t have
F chordF G chordG
Picture them playing in our life

D chordD
Think of them deep in thought
A chordA
Think of their face when their caught
Eb chordEb
Doing something naughty

D chordD
Now picture them three or four
Em chordEm
Picture them walking out the door
Em6 chordEm6
Picture them twenty or thirty or forty


G chordG Dm chordDm
Or maybe fifteen

D chordD
You know who I mean

D chordD A chordA (Second fret for first two strings)
The daughter we didn’t have moved in
D chordD A chordA G chordG
Smart and sad uneasy in her skin
D chordD A chordA
A chordA D chordD E chordE F#7 chordF#7
Far too young to lose a mom or take the path she’s traveling on
E chordE F chordF
If I could whisper in her ear
D chordD A chordA D chordD
I’d tell her “Daughter we didn’t have I’m here”

 

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D A (Second fret for first two strings)
The children we didn’t have don’t call
D A G
Their heights aren’t marked in pencil on the wall
D A (You can play it either way!)
A D E F#7
They don’t ride bikes, cry out at night, or fall and graze a knee
E F
And their arms will never reach
D A D
For the mother I never got to be


D A (Second fret for first two strings)
The children we didn’t have press in
D A G
Remind me that we couldn’t just begin
D A
A D E F#7
They laugh on swings, whisper things I’m not supposed to know
E F
And they never stop to see
D A D
The mother that never was, that’s me


F D
Think about all the children we didn’t have
F G
Picture them playing in our life

D
Think of them deep in thought
A
Think of their face when their caught
Eb
Doing something naughty

D
Now picture them three or four
Em
Picture them walking out the door
Em6
Picture them twenty or thirty or forty


G Dm
Or maybe fifteen

D
You know who I mean

D A (Second fret for first two strings)
The daughter we didn’t have moved in
D A G
Smart and sad, uneasy in her skin
D A
A D E F#7
Far too young to lose a mom, or take the path she’s traveling on
E F
If I could whisper in her ear
D A D
I’d tell her, “Daughter we didn’t have, I’m here”
This is how it’s supposed to be spaced if that helps
15 Jun 2020
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I’m so sorry! This was spaced very poorly and I’m not sure how to fix it.
15 Jun 2020
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