The Band Perry

If I Die Young

The Band Perry

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If I Die Young

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Intro:
          G 
If I die young 
            D 
Bury me in satin 
        A                Bm 
Lay me down on a bed of roses 
                G         D 
Sink me in the river at dawn 
         A                        Bm 
Send me away with the words of a love song 
G      D      A   A7 
  Oh oh, oh oh 
  

Verse 1:

G D Lord make me a rainbow, I'll shine down on my mother A Bm She'll know I'm safe with You when she stands under my colors G D Oh and life ain't always what you think it ought to be A Bm No, ain't even grey but she buries her baby G D A The sharp knife of a short life G D A A7 Well, I've had just enough time
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G If I die young D Bury me in satin A Bm Lay me down on a bed of roses G D Sink me in the river at dawn A Bm Send me away with the words of a love song
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Pre-Chorus

G D A The sharp knife of a short life G D A A7 Well, I've had just enough time

Verse 2:

G D And I'll be wearing white when I come into Your kingdom A Bm I'm as green as the ring on my little cold finger G D A I've never known the loving of a man but it sure felt nice when he was Bm holding my hand G D There's a boy here in town says he'll love me forever A Bm Who would have thought forever could be severed by

Pre-Chorus

G D A The sharp knife of a short life G D A Well, I've had just enough time
Instrumental: G D A Bm G D A A7

Bridge:

G So put on your best boys D And I'll wear my pearls A What I never did is done G A penny for my thoughts D Oh no, I'll sell them for a dollar A Bm They're worth so much more after I'm a goner G D And maybe then you'll hear the words I've been singing A Bm Funny when you're dead how people start listening
G D A A7
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G If I die young D Bury me in satin A Bm Lay me down on a bed of roses G D Sink me in the river at dawn A Bm Send me away with the words of a love song
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Outro: G D Oh oh, the ballad of a dove A Bm Go in peace and love G Gather up your tears D Keep em in your pocket A Bm Save em for a time when you're really gonna need them. G D A Oh oh, the sharp knife of a short life G D A A7 Well, I've had just enough time G So put on your best boys D A And I'll wear my pearls

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