Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo-------->1991<--------Comments and/or corrections welcome. Pain Lies On The Riverside ]: Am Dm :[ AmI have never taken Dmlife Yet AmI have often paid the Dmprice And Amyou, you are a victim of this Dmage And the Amguilt that hangs around your neck Has got meDm locked up in a cage You've got to Flearn to Glive until no Amend But first you must Flearn to Gswim all over Eagain Because Ampain lies on the Dmriverside And Ampain will never Dmsay goodbye AmPain lies on the Dmriverside So put your Ehead in the waterF G Put your Esoul in the water F G And join me for a swim toAmnight I have forever always tried To stay clean and constantly baptized I am aware now that the river's banks are dry And to wait for a flood Is to wait for life I've got to learn... Operation Spirit (The Tyranny of Tradition) EmHeard a lot of talk about the ocean D EmHeard a lot of talk about the sea D EmHeard a lot of talk about a lot of thingsD EmNever meant that much to me D EmHeard a lot of talk about my spirit D EmHeard a lot of talk about my soulD EmBut I decided that anxiety and pain Were bDetter Emfriends So I let it Dgo Did you let it Emgo? (G3xD) Let's get it Aback Let's get it Cback toDgether Em Heard a lot of talk about this Jesus A man of love, a man of strength But what a man was two thousand years ago Means nothing at all to me today He could have been telling me about my higher self But he only lives inside my prayer So what he was may have been beautiful But the pain is right now and right here Let it go... Beauty Of Gray ]: Bm F♯ :[ BmIf I told you he was your F♯brother BmWe could reminisce then you would F♯go about your day BmIf I said you ought to F♯give him some of your water You'd Bmshake your canteen and walk aF♯way This Gperception that divides you from Dhim A Is a Glie -- for some Dreason you Anever asked Gwhy This is Dnot a black and Awhite Gworld You can't Dafford to beAlieve in your Cside This is Bmnot a black and white Emworld To be Bmalive I say that the colors must F♯swirl And I Bmbelieve that maybe toEmday We will Dall get to appreciAate the beauty of gray Bm F♯ If I told you that she was your mother We could analyze the situation and be gone If I said you ought to give her some of your water Your eyes would light up like the dawn This perception that divides you from her... We will all get to appreciate... The beauty of Bmgray Em The beauty of Dgray AG D/F♯ Em G D/F♯ Bm D|-----0-----0---|------------| A|---2-----0-----|---------2--| E|-3-----2-----0-|-3---2------|(7x) last time Look into your eyes No daylight New day now This is not... Brothers Unaware ]: Dm C :[ DmSo many Cpeople DmI know only a Cfew DmYes I may say that I love Cthis man and that man DmBut what keeps me from Cloving you? DmDate of birth, geograCphy DmColor of skin, ideCology DmYou got ten fingers, two Clegs, one nose Like Dmme, just like Cme And it's as B♭simple as that you Asee And if I Dmdon't know who to love I Clove them all And if I Dmdon't know who to trust I Ctrust them all And if I Dmdon't know who to kill I Ckill myself inAstead B♭ C >From the mouth of a baby Will come the world saving words That will save us all And from the lungs of a child Will come the everlasting breath of God Increasing peace and honesty And not carrying on despite of me Don't you know, this ain't about no race, no creed No race, no creed And it's as simple as that you see And if I don't know who to love I love them all And if I don't know who to trust I trust them all And if I don't know who to kill no suicide I'm already deadTired Of "Me" e|-----------| |-----------6-6-9-----------------| B|-----------| |-----------6-6-9-----------------|G|-8~6-8~6-8-| |-8~6-8~6-8-------8~6-8~6-8-------|D|-----------| |---------------------------6-6-8-|
Intro4x) Under 1st verse (4x) You say "hold on to the reigns" I say "let them go tonight" My brain waves Confused between what is and ain't She cries "groundless and free" B♭mTired of the E♭mwater B♭mTired of the E♭mwine B♭mTired of the E♭mfuture B♭mTired of timeE♭m B♭mTired of the E♭mmadness B♭mTired of the E♭msteel B♭mTired of the E♭mviolence B♭mTired of mE♭me BmUsed sEmteel BmUsed steel am EmI What was Bmpliable in Emlove Is now Bmhard and crystalEmized The Bmintellect is Emfine For Bmcounting money and reEmcording times That Bmshe crEmied "Bmgroundless and F♯free" Tired of the water...e|---------------------------| B|---------------------------|G|-9~7-9~7-9-----------------|D|-----------9~7-9~7-9-9~7-9-|
Bridge4x) I'm so Bmtired of F♯time I'm so F♯tired of the Bmwine (2x) GHope is a letter that never arrives Delivered by the F♯postman of my fear BmMirror SongI know that I should think about giving And think about helping out and think about Think about living But I can't seem to rescue myself (2x) What about my C♯mbank account? And my Aholy Bdesert Eshield That keeps me A♭dry under the arAms BFlags and mental jewelry's all I Eknow And they keep me A♭happy and warm inF♯side So I said unto this man who are you And where do you come from And he proceeded to tell me many things But I said nothing at all For the flower in the corner by the room In the window and the sun Said it all But what about... At least they Asaid they would Said they A♭could Mama said they Awould Do me A♭good A I know that I should... Waterboy
E A/Ee|-0----0--| B|-0----0--| G|-13---6--| D|-14---7--| A|-14---7--| E|-0----0--| (repeat throughout verses)--------C♯mWhat do you say to the Achild Whose C♯mgod is in the TV A And C♯mwhat do you say to the Aman Who C♯mblames the world on ATV C♯mThey don't even know Ahow to C♯msing my Asong But C♯mthey won't even Atry it with C♯mme A Who is standing over playing like the teacher Harnessing the learned Who try but can't leave her I want to beg the liars to lay down Their sirens That play like the angels To my deep desire Free my son Let him walk right through the rain Free my son Make him waterboy Free my son There he stands down on the shore Free my son What do you say to the man Who treats her like a mother And what do you say to the man Who treats him like a father Come and see my heart Come inside and learn Come and see my soul, it's like yours I say it's just like yours Who is making over Idolizing princes Banishing the dreamers With barbed wire fences And telling all the children who run to her feet That they have no vision and love's all diseased Free my son Take My Anthem There ain't no difference between AmBlood in Cme Am C AmBlood oveCrseaAms C There ain't no Amdifference beCtweenAm C Am C Am C The Dmchills in your spine are oh so Amsweet People Dmhonor you so high You've got to Edefend the stage at your feet-- No! AmTakCe, AmtakCe, Amtake Cmy anthem Dmtoday Take it Amaway Hands on me Hands overseas There ain't no difference between Heart in me Heart overseas There ain't no difference between You Are The World If you've ever known love If you've ever known peace If you've ever known joy Make sure that you are on timeD|-----4---3---3---3---3-3-|-----4---2---2---2---2-2-| A|---4---4---4---4---4-----|---4---4---4---4---4-----| E|-2-----------------------|-2-----------------------|repeat last time If you've ever known war If you've ever known pain If you've ever said no Make sure that you are on time You are on time You are on time We are on time For F♯you Eare Athe F♯world (4x) If you've ever known love If you've ever known peace If you've ever known joy Make sure that you are on time If you've ever known war If you've ever known pain If you've ever said no Make sure that you are on time AFighting, mating, warring You are all this F♯now ABe aware, not scared Look at me now Silence I say F♯you are the world...Good Pain --------- G|-----0-------0---0-----0-------0---0-| D|---2---2---2---------4---4---2-------| A|-0-------3-----3---5-------3-----3---| E|-------------------------------------|He said, he said, he said There was nothing to fear boy He said, he said, he said Worthless are your tears boy Just realize your senses And realize your earth Just realize your essence first AmI'll never Gbe the Amsame again AmI want to Gwalk in the Amsun AmI am aGlive and Amwell again FNo more bitterweet No more Ggood pain No more So Ammany of us stanCd in the mDiddle C Looking Amback to the worstC Looking Dforward to the fallC Making Amweapons of peacCe for the dDefense C Of the Ambloodstains on our Cpeaceful sideDwalks C You say the buildings are too tall They're going to fry your brother Well I say you'd better walk away And find your mother No more Fbitterweet No more good pain If I can't sing this song And tell you all about it Then I'll just pack it up right now and walk away Don't even doubt it So when our sherry glass is full And the day is way too young You'd better sip today before it's gone No more bitterweet No more good pain No more Amgood pain No more Ggood pain No more Dgood pain good pain Mother Earth Is a Vicious Crowd ]: F#m E/F#m :[ Pollution, Cain, and misery EOceans of golden mystery ]: F#m E/F#m :[ Armies boisterous and armies loud EPortraits of a vicious crowd DTalk to me, Atalk to me Enow DHey man you're Aall that I Ehave Me, Myself, Myself and I Were born to work and born to die I have chosen my anthems of these I am proud Portraits of a divided crowd Talk to me now... Could you leave it behind... Leave it all beDhinAd..E. 10,000 Years (Peace is Now) The Aworld is burning Cdown Can't you Dsmell the Asmoke in the airC D AWar, disease and faCmine this Ddemon she is AeverywhereC D Poets and preachers and politicians They've all had their say And we got 10,000 years devoted To nothing but tomorrow and yesterday If all of the Fignorance in the world Passed a second Aago CWhat Dwould you Asay? CWho would Dyou obAey? CI am here to say that Peace is Anow C D Mr. President I hereby pardon you for your crimes For they are just as much mine Selfishness and seperation have led me to believe That the world is not my problem The world is not my problem I am the world And you are the world
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