The Gaslight Anthem – Changing Of The Guards chords

The Gaslight Anthem's cover of Bob Dylan's Changing of the Guards. Really good version IMO.

Capo 2

Intro:  A

F#mSixteen years,
A E F#mSixteen banners united over the fields
D EWhile the good shepherd grieves
F#m A E Desperate men, desperate women divided,
F#m D E ASpreading their wings 'neath the falling leaves.
F#mFortune calls.
A E F#mI stepped forth from the shadows, to the marketplace,
D E F#mMerchants and thieves, hungry for power, my last deal gone down.
A E F#mShe's smelling sweet like the meadows where she was born,
D E AOn midsummer's eve, near the tower.
F#mThe cold-blooded moon.
A E The captain waits above the celebration
F#m D ESending his thoughts to a beloved maid
F#m A EWhose ebony face is beyond communication.
F#m D E AThe captain is down but still believing that his love will be repaid.
F#mThey shaved her head.
A EShe was torn between Jupiter and Apollo.
F#m D EA messenger arrived with a black nightingale.
F#m A EI seen her on the stairs and I couldn't help but follow,
F#m D E AFollow her down past the fountain where they lifted her veil.
F#mI stumbled to my feet.
A EI rode past destruction in the ditches
F#m D EWith the stitches still mending 'neath a heart-shaped tattoo.
F#m A ERenegade priests and treacherous young witches
F#m D E AWere handing out the flowers that I'd given to you.
F#mThe palace of mirrors
A EWhere dog soldiers are reflected,
F#m D EThe endless road and the wailing of chimes,
F#m A EThe empty rooms where her memory is protected,
F#m D E AWhere the angels' voices whisper to the souls of previous times.
F#mShe wakes him up
A EForty-eight hours later, the sun is breaking
F#m D ENear broken chains, mountain laurel and rolling rocks.
F#m A EShe's begging to know what measures he now will be taking
F#m D E AHe's pulling her down and she's clutching on to his long golden locks.
F#mGentlemen, he said,
A E F#mI don't need your organization, I've shined your shoes,
D EI've moved your mountains and marked your cards
F#m A EBut Eden is burning, either get brave for elimination
F#m D E AOr else your hearts must have the courage for the changing of the guards.
F#mPeace will come
A E F#mWith tranquility and splendor on the wheels of fire
D E F#mBut will offer no reward when her false idols fall
A E F#mAnd cruel death surrenders with its pale ghost retreating
D E ABetween the King and the Queen of Swords.
F#m A E F#m... The "Interlude" is: Ab Eb C# Ab
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