Said The Whale – Out On The Shield chords
SAID THE WHALE OUT ON THE SHIELD Capo @ 3. Chords related to capo. Intro -F CWe never meant to stay here.F CWe were here for the gold, here for the gold, here for the gold.Fill F VersAadd2 C#m We got stuck here for the winter.Aadd2 C#m Blinded by golden dollar signs.Aadd2 C#m We built some simple structures.Aadd2 C#m Temporary, not permanent.Aadd2 C#m But each year we dug much deeper.Aadd2 C#m And each year things got more serious.Aadd2 C#m Each year our hearts grew weaker.Aadd2 C#m Blinded by golden dollar signs.ChoursF CWe never meant to stay here.F CWe were here for the gold, here for the gold, here for the gold.BridgeFPut a lump of coal in my hand.GSqueeze just as tight as I can.AmHope for a brand new diamond.CI know it's slight but it's all I can.FI promise honey that when we get paid.GWe'll pack our things and we'll move away.AmA thousand miles from this frozen lake.CWe'll find a place where we both can stay.FWe'll find a city with a million people.GFind an apartment where the rent is real low.AmWe'll disappear and no one will notice.CHow about it Darling? We could both live downtown!ChoursF CWe never meant to stay here.F CWe were here for the gold, here for the gold, here for the gold.Final ChoursF GWe never meant to stay here.Am CWe were here for the gold, here for the gold, here for the gold.F GWe never meant to stay here.Am CBut we're just dumb animals with our paws in the hole, grasping gold.F GNow we're stuck in a small town,Am Cout on the shield, but it lost it's appeal long ago.F GWe wake up at dawn and kiss our wives on the foreheadAm Cand we slowly make our way into the caves where we will forget,F Gthe faces of our children and our small regretsAm CLike, I should have kept that lucky penny while I had the chanceF CWe never meant to stay here.Enjoy.