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Wish You Were Here

Pink Floyd


Intro:  / Em7 - - - / - - - - / G - - - / - - - - /

          / Em7 - - - / - - - - / G - - - / - - - - /

          / Em7 - - - / - - - - / A7sus4 - - - / - - - - /

          / Em7 - - - / - - - - / A7sus4 - - - / - - - - /

          / G - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

 

Solo:  Repeat Intro, last G gets 2 measures

 

C                                   D/F#

So, so you think you can tell,

             Am                  G

Heaven from Hell, blue skies from pain?

                                D                               C                         Am

Can you tell a green field from a cold steel rail, a smile from a veil?

                                     G

Do you think you can tell?

 

                                      C                               D/F#

And did they get you to trade your heroes for ghosts,

                Am                           G                                            D

Hot ashes for trees, hot air for a cool breeze, cold comfort for change,

                         C                                   Am                             G

And did you exchange a walk on part in the war for a lead role in a cage?

 

Repeat Intro, last G gets 2 measures

 

C                                                D

How I wish, how I wish you were here.

                 Am                                                   G                   

We're just two lost souls swimming in a fish bowl, year after year,

D/F#                                           C

Running over the same old ground, have we found

                    Am                            G

The same old fears?  Wish you were here.

 

Intro x2


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.