Bright Eyes - Ladder Song chords version 1


'Ladder Song'
Bright Eyes
from The People's Key, 2011.

This the penultimate song from the new Bright Eyes album...just
a rough sketch of the chords to correspond with what's played on 
the piano on the actual recording. 

Tabbed by klave -

Bm F#7No one knows where the ladder goes
Bm F#7You're going to lose what you love the most
Em GYou're not alone in anything
Em GYou're not unique in dying
Bm F#7I feel estranged every now and then
Bm F#7Fall asleep reading science fiction
Em GI want to fly in your silver ship
Em G ALet Jesus hang and Buddha sit
DIt's on now
F#mThe days are long now
GThe ups and the sundowns
AAnd a twisting mind
DIf I've got to go first
F#mI'll do it on my terms
G AI'm tired of traitors always changing sides
D A GThey were friends of mine
Bm F#7Don't hang around as the promise breaks
Bm F#7You'll be there when the next one's made
Em GKiss the feet of a charlatan
Em GSome imagined freedom
Bm F#7All the rest is predictable
Bm F#7You can say you're the first to know
Em GBought a mantra to concentrate
Em G ACar alarm or hissing snake
DI know now
F#mHow it's going to turn now
GYou got to calm down
AOr I'll lose my place
DGot to get to the center
F#mGot to get to the concert
GRun off with a dancer
AGoing to celebrate
Em AWe'll welcome the new age
D G G/F# EmCovered in warrior paint
A DLights from the jungle to the sky
Em ASee now, a star's born
D G G/F# Em Looks just like a blood orange
A DDon't it just make you want to cry
D A GPrecious friend of mine?
Bm F#7Well, I know when it's finally done
Bm F#7This whole life's a hallucination
Em GYou're not alone in anything
Em GYou're not alone in trying
BTo be
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