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No Rest Chords


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Artist: Dry the River
Song:   No Rest

This is my first tab - please be gentle ;)


Standard Tuning (EADGBe)

chord 'F#1' means 'one octave higher'

[verse 1]

I used to be a king alone
Like Solomon or Rehoboam
And in the eaves the corvidae
did jealous keep my picture frames
    Fm             G#         C#
and everything did oxidate in place

[verse 2 with different ending]

But then you came, a single cell
with astrolabe and carousel
and algebra and symmetry
and none of this was lost on me
    B B     F#1     B     B   F#1     F#
and I could see how still I'd been before
   B B     F#1  B B     F#1       F#                        
If I don't eat, I don't sleep at all.

[bridge 1]

Like limbs in procession,
like so many birds,
stampeding like oxen,
our hearts are a herd,

[chorus 1]

I loved you in the bed,
                   Dm#                C#
I loved you in the best way possible,
I loved you in the bed,

[bridge 2]

F#              Bb          B
Did you see the light in my heart?
Did you see the sweat on my brow?
Did you see the fear in my heart?
Did you see me bleeding it out?

[chorus 2 and end]

I loved you in the bed,
                   Dm#                C#
I loved you in the best way possible,
                   Dm#                B
I loved you in the best way possible,
                   Dm#                C#
I loved you in the best way possible,
                   Dm#                B
I loved you in the best way possible,
I loved you in the bed.
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Kpthedude wrote on October 18 2011, 01:07 pm

The making of sharps and stuff is a little more complicated than it needs to be, just use a capo :) But apart from that, the actual tune is great - thanks!

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dustandglitter wrote on February 16 2012, 10:37 am

The chords are shweeeet! I just use capo 1 but still, nice work :) I thought the lyrics were 'I loved you in the best' not 'in the bed' tho. But that's pretty irrelevant :) much appreciated!

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james.kpeach wrote on September 25 2013, 02:59 pm

yeah the lyrics on the acoustic album re much clearer - it is indeed bed. Surprised me also.

Amazing song.

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