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Dream Theater - Lifting Shadows Off A Dream
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Repeat 6x natural harmonics||-----------12--------------|-------------------------------------------||||--------------------12-----|--------------------------------------7----||||o--------------------------|-----12--------------------5--------------o||||o--------------------------|----------------5-------------------------o||||---------------------------|-------------------------------------------||||-------7-------------------|-------------------------------------------||
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Verse 1 (Riff A) He seems alone and silent thoughts reamain||-----------------------------|-------------------------|-------------------|||-----2-----------2-----------|-3-----------3-----------|-2-----------2-----|||o----------4-----------4-----|-------4-----------4-----|-------4---------4-|||o-------4-----4-----4-----4--|----4-----4-----4-----4--|----4-----4----4--4|||-----------------------------|-------------------------|-------------------|||-----------------------------|-------------------------|-------------------|
without an answer (end riff A)
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Riff A Afraid and uninvited, he slowly drifts away Pre-Chorus (Riff B)
Moved by desire and fear, breaking |--------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------|--3-----------3-----------|--5-----------5-----------|-8-----------7------|--------4-----------4-----|--------4-----------4-----|-------7------------|-----4-----4-----4-----4--|-----4-----4-----4-----4--|----5-----5-----5---|--------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------
delicate wings.--------|---------------------------|--------|--5-----------5------------|--7-----|--------7-----------7------| (end Riff B)-----5--|-----7-----5-----7-----5---|--------|---------------------------|--------|---------------------------|
Chorus (Riff C)
Lifting shadows off a|---------------------------|-------------------------||-10-----8-----7-----8--10--|----8-----7--------------||-----7-----7-----7---------|-7-----7-----7--9-----7--|(end Riff C)|---------------------------|-------------------7-----|continue for chorus|---------------------------|-------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------|
Dream once broken She can turn a drop of water inot an ocean
1.2.3||----------------------------|---------------------------||||----------------------------|---------------------------||||o------------6--7-----6-----|----------6--7-----6------o||||o---------9--------9-----7--|-------7--------7-----7---o||||-------9--------------------|----5----------------------||||----7-----------------------|-3-------------------------||
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Rhy Fig.1A As the rain is pouring down, tears of sorrow wash his mind.|-------------------------|-------------|---------|-----------|-----------||-------------0--------0--|-------------|---------|--3--------|---(3)-----||----------0--------0-----|--2----------|---(2)---|--2--------|---(2)-----||-------4--------4--------|--4----------|---(4)---|--0--------|---(0)-----||----2--------------------|--4----------|---(4)---|--x--------|---(-)-----||-0-----------------------|--2----------|---(2)---|--3--------|---(3)-----|
Drifting with the current, this stream of life flows on. (end Fig.1A)|-------------|------------|---2------------|-----------------------------||-------------|------------|---3------------|-----------------------------||-------------|------------|---0------------|----------------2----2-------||--2----------|------------|---x------------|----------------2----2-------||--2----------|------------|---3------------|----------------0----0-------||--0----------|------------|----------------|-----------------------------|
w/Rhy. Figs 1&1A He seems alone and silent, waiting on his hands and knees. Ths chill fo winter's darkness sits quietly. Moved by desire (pre-chorus) Riff B and fear, he takes a few steps away Lifting shadows off a dream once broken (Chorus) Riff C She can turn a drop of water into an ocean And she listens. Whoa, whoa. (Bridge) Riff D (6x) Oh, and she listens openly
Riff D |-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-----------------7-----6-----||-----5--5--7--7-----7-----7--||-----------------------------||-----------------------------|
Instrumental Interlude 1/2|-----------------------|-------------------------|------------------------||-----------------------|-------------------------|------------------------||-----------------------|-------------------------|------------------------||----------2--0-----4~--|-------------------------|-----------7--6~--------||-2-----2---------------|-----2--4b--rb4p2--------|-/8--5--7---------5--7~-||----2-----------2------|--2----------------5--2--|------------------------|
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He pours his soul into the water, reflecting thy mystery|------------------|------------------|----------------|------------------||-------3----------|--------3---------|--------3-------|------------------||----2-------2-----|-----2------2-----|----2------2----|----0-------0-----||-0-------------0--|-0-------------0--|-0------------0-|------------------||-0----------------|-1----------------|-x--------------|--------3---------||------------------|------------------|-3--------------|-1----------------|
w/Rhy Fig.2 She carries him away, and the winds die slowly|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|----------------||---------3---------|-------3---------|-------3----------|----------------||------2------2-----|----2------2-----|----2-------2-----|----------------||-0--------------0--|-0------------0--|-0--------------0-|---0-------0----||-0-----------------|-1---------------|-x----------------|----------------||-------------------|-----------------|-3----------------|-1------0-------|
w/Riff E 7xAnd she listens openly.Oh, and she listens openly Riff E |-----------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------| |-0--0--0--0---0-----0--0--0---0----0--0--| |-5--------7------7/12---------11---------| |-----------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------|
Lifting shadows|--------------------------------------------|----------------------------||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------||---0---0--0---0---0--0--0---0--0--0---0--0--|-9/14---12-11---12---14-----||--12---------14--------16--------17---------|----0----0--0----0----0-----||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
off a dream|---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---14----12----11-----9----7-----| repeat 3more times over below lyrics|----0-----0-----0-----0----0-----||---------------------------------||---------------------------------|
once broken. She can turn a drop of water into an ocean
Lifting shadows off a dream|---------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--15--15----15-----15---15---15--|-15---15-----15-----15----15-----------||--14--14----14-----14----0----0--|-12---12-----12-----12----12-----------||---0---0-----0------0----0----0--|--0----0------0------0-----0-----0-----||---------------------------------|---------------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
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Outro (harmonics) play 4x
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