The Starting Line chords with lyrics by Keane - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Keane – The Starting Line chords

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Chords used:

C - 332010 / 032010
Em - 022000
G - 320033 / 320003
F - 133211
Am - 002210
Bb - 113331



Intro:


C Em G C (2x)


Verse 1:


C Em This town was a lovers stage
G Cbut now you can't recognise
C Em Gthe streetlights that are daggers to your eyes
F AmYou can't find your bearings
F Cyou're slipping into the ground
F Am Em GThe scene has no colour and no sound.
Verse 2:
C EmYou still believe in me
G Cafter the things I've done
C Em GYou fear for what we have become
F AmThe ground is uneven
F Cyou stumble from day to day
F Am You tread where its easy
Em although your feet are like lead
G Fand you gotta get underway
Chorus:
F C Em AmDrag your heart up to the starting line
F C GForget the ghosts that make you old before your time
F C Em AmIts too easy to get left behind
Dm I know you've been kicked around
F C Em G Cbut tie up your thoughts and lay them down on me.
Verse 3:
C Em G AmEach heart is a paper kite blown around by the breeze
C Em GLove wont rest till it brings you to your knees
F Am F CSome find it easy, some will never even know
F AmYou think youve done your journey,
Em Gthen you stumble and find that theres such a long way to go
Chorus:
(F) C Em AmDrag your heart up to the starting line
F C GForget the ghosts that make you old before your time
F C Em AmIts too easy to get left behind
Dm I know you've been kicked around
FYou wanna be lost but now your found
Bblets take the back way into town
FDrink to the bad times
C Em G C Lay them down on me
C Em G C Verse 4:
C EmGirl, I still believe in you
G Cyour too good to fall so low
C Em Gwe're gonna find a better life I know
F AmThings will be clearer
F Cas soon as we make a start
F Amwe'll be that much nearer
Em G F we're too old to just stand here waiting to break apart
Chorus:
(F) C Em AmDrag your heart up to the starting line
F C GForget the ghosts that make you old before your time
F C Em AmIts too easy to get left behind
DmI know you've been kicked around
F C Em G Cbut tie up your thoughts and lay them down on me. On me...
C Em G COn me...
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