Johnny Flynn Laura Marling – The Water chords

Chords
Transpose:
The Water


Verse 1

C G FAll that I have is a river
Am EThe river is always my home
C FLord, take me away
C FFor I just cannot stay
C G FOr I'll sink in my skin and my bones
Chorus
C G Am FThe water sustains me without even trying
C G AmThe water can't drown me, I'm done
F CWith my dying
Verse 2
C G FPlease help me build a small boat
Am EOne that'll ride on the flow
C FWhere the river runs deep
C FAnd the larger fish creep
C G FI'm glad of what keeps me afloat
Chorus
C G Am FThe water sustains me without even trying
C G AmThe water can’t drown me, I’m done
F CWith my dying
Verse 3
C G FNow deeper the water I sail
Am EAnd faster the current I'm in
C FBut each night brings the stars
C FAnd the song in my heart
C G FIs a tune for the Journeyman's tale
Chorus
C G Am FThe water sustains me without even trying
C G AmThe water can’t drown me, I'm done
Am With my dying
Bridge
Em FNow the land that I knew is a dream
Em FAnd the light in the distance grows faint
C FSo wide is my river
C FThe horizon a sliver
C G Am FThe artist has run out of pain
Verse 4
C G FWhere the blue of the sea meets the sky
Am EAnd the big yellow sun leads me home
C FI'm everywhere now
C FThe way is a vow
C G FTo the wind of each breath by and by
Chorus
C G Am FThe water sustains me without even trying
C G AmThe water can't drown me, I'm done
F CWith my dying.
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