The Lion chords with lyrics by Oh Child - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Oh Child – The Lion chords

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[Intro]
Gm FOooooh oooooh
Gm FOooooh oooooh
[Verse 1]
Cm GmWhat have I told you?
FYou wanted someone quiet
FI just kept runnin' fast
CmAway from my comin' past
GmWhat did you say to me?
FYou got a lot of night in you
FYou're just a lion with things to prove
[Verse 2]
CmSo just keep lyin' to me
GmJust keep tucking in my sheets
FTelling me darling you'™re a feral one
FAnd that you best be scared of me
CmWhat have I said to you
GmThought in your arms I'™d find my strength
FBut you just took it away
FI guess you said ...
[Chorus]
CmOh, you know 'cause what's the use?
GmWhat's the use of tryin'?
FShe's in a room with her eyes closed
FShe's in a room with no windows
CmSo tired
GmI was frightened of the night
FUntil I took it in my hands, oh
FTo shut out all the light
[Instrumental] F Gm [Verse 3]
Gm FWhat do I look like
CmA little girl lost
CmA little lost cause
Gm FIs that pity in your eyes
FAt least you warned me first
FThat it's supposed to hurt
[Verse 4]
GmSo just keep pushin' me
FJust keep tryin' harder
CmI'™m not a hero or a martyr
CmThink I'™m the villain of this story
GmOh, please
FIf you know what'™s good for me
CmYou'™ll just keep me feeling lonely
CmUntil it puts me on my knees
[Chorus 2]
GmOh, you know 'cause what's the use?
FWhat's the use of tryin'?
CmShe's in a room with her eyes closed
CmShe's in a room with no windows
GmSo tired
FI was frightened of the night
CmUntil I took it in my hands, oh
CmTo shut out all the light, oh
[Chorus 3]
GmAs I grow older I become
FLess afraid of the dark
CmAnd more afraid of growing older
CmMmmmmm
GmSo won't you kiss me up to God
FCause he knows what I want
CmJust for something to believe in
CmCause I'm not
[Interlude]
Gm F CmOooooh ooooooh
Gm F CmOooooh ooooooh
[Bridge]
GmHe said 'Oh, child
FYou got that lion in you
CmLet me lay you down
CmYou'll feel alright when it's through.'
GmHe said 'Oh, child
FYou got that lion in you
CmLet me lay you down
CmYou'll feel alright when it's through.'
GmHe said 'Oh, child
FYou got that lion in you
CmLet me lay you down
CmYou'll feel alright ...'
[Chorus 4]
Gm FAs I grow older I become
CmLess afraid of the dark
Gm FAnd more afraid of growing older
CmMmmmmm
Gm FSo won't you kiss me up to God
CmCause he knows what I want
Gm FJust for something to believe in
CmCause I'm not
[Outro] Gm F Cm
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