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Fall Apart Again

Brandi Carlile


Capo 3


Main Riff:


Intro: Main Riff x2


w/main riff:

Long is the day, take it away
Hold it up and you don't let it fall
‘Cause devils play was yesterday
And I don't care about that at all

I just smile, once in a while
Because I don't want the lines on my face
and I sit right here, holding the years
And I count all the stars in space

Chorus 1:

Fadd9 (½)    C5 (½)        A5 (½)     G5 (½)

            You fall apart again and you can find a friend

Fadd9 (½)   C5 (½)                 A5 (½)        G5 (½)
        Don't turn to someone else ‘cause they won't

        / Fadd9 - - - / - - G5 - /


w/main riff:

Self respect, goes unexpressed
I don't dream ‘cause I can not sleep
And I think the world of myself
But the world doesn't think much of me

As long as the day is full of time

there will always be room for your hand in mine

Chorus 2:
Fadd9 (½)    C5 (½)        A5 (½)     G5 (½)

            You fall apart again and you can find a friend

Fadd9 (½)   C5 (½)                 A5 (½)        G5 (½)
        Don't turn to someone else ‘cause they won't understand

Fadd9 (½)    C5 (½)                 A5 (½)    G5 (½)
       I don't want to hear you say that you miss yesterday

Fadd9 (½)   C5 (½)                  A5 (½)      G5 (½)                   
      If you don't like what you see that means nothing to me


/ Fadd9 - G5 - /


Solo:  / A5 - G5 - / F5 - G5 - /

          / A5 - B5 C5 / F5 - G5 - /

          / A5 - G5 - / F5 - - - / G5 - - - /


w/main riff:
No one's home I'm alone with my

music and my TV
And I still say that yesterday is

best when left to sleep

Repeat Chorus 2


Instrumental Chorus 2


End on Fadd9

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