A Thousand Years tab

 by Christina Perri

Chords used:


G     = 330023

D/F#  = 23200T

Em7   = 33022x

Cadd9 = 33023x

G/B   = 330020

Am    = 01220x

Em    = 00022x


Capo 3rd Fret



[Intro]


G , D/F# , Em7 , D/F , Cadd9 , G , D/F



[Verse 1]


 Cadd9

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B|-------3--------3--------3--------3----------------------|

G|---0-----0---0-----0--0-----0---0---0--------------------|

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A|-3---3--3--3--3---3--3--3--3--3--3-3---------------------|

E|---------------------------------------------------------|

Heart beats fast, colors and


 G

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E|---------------------------------------------------------|

Promises, How to be


 G/B

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Brave, How do I


 D/F#                      G

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B|-------3-------|          B|-----------3------|

G|---2-----------|          G|------0--------0--|

D|---------------|          D|------------------|

A|---------------|          A|-------------0----|

E|-2---2---------|          E|---3-----3--------|

Love when                 I'm afraid


 Cadd9

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To fall, but watching you


 G

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Stand alone, All of my


 G/B

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Doubts suddenly


 D/F#                      G

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B|-------3-------          B|-----------3------|

G|---2-----------          G|------0--------0--|

D|---------------          D|------------------|

A|---------------          A|-------------0----|

E|-2---2---------          E|---3-----3--------|

Goes a-                   way somehow



[PRE-CHORUS]


 Am           Em  D(once)

    One step closer



[CHORUS]

G                            D/F#

I have died everyday waiting for you

Em7                          D/F#

Darling don't be afraid I have loved you

       Cadd9

For a thousand years

                     G        D/F#       Cadd9

I'll love you for a thousand more..



[VERSE 2] (Do the same plucking with verse 1)


 Cadd9

Time stands still

           G

Beauty in all she is

           G/B

I will be brave

            D/F#   G     Cadd9

I will not let anything take away

                   G

What’s standing infront of me

       G/B

Every breath

       D/F#     G

Every hour has come to this



[PRE-CHORUS] (Strumming)


 Am          Em   D

   One step closer



[CHORUS]


 G                            D/F#

I have died everyday waiting for you

Em7                          D/F#

Darling don't be afraid I have loved you

       Cadd9

For a thousand years

                     G        D/F#

I'll love you for a thousand more

G

And all along I believe

        D/F#

I have found you

Em7

Time has brought


 Your heart to me

        D/F#            Cadd9

I have loved you for a thousand years

                     G        D/F#

I’ll love you for a thousand more



[INSTRUMENTAL]


G , D/F# , Em7 , D/F# , Cadd9 , G , D/F#



[BRIDGE]  2x


 Am

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G|---2------2--2-----2---2---2---2------2----------------------|

D|-------------------------------------------------------------|

A|-0---0--0--0---0-0---0--0-0--0--0---0------------------------|

E|-------------------------------------------------------------|

                    One step


 Em

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G|---0------0--0-----0-|

D|---------------------|

A|-2---2--2--2---2-2---|

E|---------------------|

Clo-


 D

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D|---------------------|

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E|---------------------|

-ser



[CHORUS]


 G(once)                            D/F#(once)

I have died everyday waiting for you

Em7(once)                          D/F#(once)

Darling don't be afraid I have loved you

       Cadd9(once)

For a thousand years

                     G(once)    D/F#

I'll love you for a thousand more

G

And all along I believe

        D/F#

I have found you

Em7

Time has brought


 Your heart to me

        D/F#            Cadd9

I have loved you for a thousand years

                     G        D/F#

I’ll love you for a thousand more..



[OUTRO]


 Cadd9

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E|--------------------------------------|


 G/B

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E|--------------------------------------|


  Cadd9

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 G/B

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G|----0------0-0-----0-|

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A|--2----2--2-2--2--2--|

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 D , Cadd9