Breaking Of The Sword chords with lyrics by Loreena Mckennitt - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Loreena Mckennitt – Breaking Of The Sword chords

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[Verse 1]
C F GOn a sunny April morning
C F GMy dear son, you were born
C AmUntil one day you were called away
Am CAnd from my heart was torn
[Verse 2]
C GAs a boy, you knew the stables
C FAs a lad, you knew the fields
G C F GMy son, you worked beside me
Am F GBut to country, you must yield
[Refrain]
Am C GYou were called to serve the country
Am C GYou were called to serve the king
G Am FAnd from our home, you left one day
Am C GAnd of this, today I sing
Am F G C G C F G Am G C [Verse 4]
C FWhen I stood there at the station
C F GAnd our eyes, one last time met
C Am CIt was at that moment, my dear son
Am C'Tis that I'll ne'er forget
[Verse 5]
C FIs it now a mother's blessing
C GThat the country's truly free?
Am FYou gave your life for all of us
Am GAnd all humanity
C F C F G C G Am G C Am C Am G C G Am G Am G Am G C [Verse 6]
C GAs I stand here at your graveside
C F GThe spring birds sing their song
C AmMy child, I love you more and more
Am G CAnd will my whole life long
[Refrain]
C Am GYou were called to serve the country
G C GYou were called to serve the king
Am FAnd from our home, you left one day
F CAnd of this, today we sing
C F G C Am C Am C Am C Am C G Am C Am F G Ah ah ah ah ah ah ah
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