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Difficulty
Youtube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gqWQjzGiSw4

Tuning: Standard

Notes: Don't forget to check the YT link just so you get the timings right. If you find the 2nd verse part
to be a little dry (I do, sometimes, if I'm being honest), just play it like the 1st verse. 
Happy playing guys!

[Intro]
e|----------------|---------------|-----------------|-----------x----|
B|---7------------|-----0-0----3--|-----------------|--5---4-4--x----|
G|--8--6-6h8-4h6--|-----1-1----3--|-----4----4---4--|--4---4-4--x----|
D|--9--8-8---6----|-----2-2----3--|-----4h6--4---3--|--6---4-4--x----|
A|--7--6-----4----|------------1--|-----6----6---4--|--7---6-6--x----|
E|----------------|--4--2-2-------|--2--4-----------|--------7--x-6--|

[Verse 1]
   Wait      for all the broken pieces to fade
e|---------------x-----------|-----------------x----|
B|---4-----4-----x-----------|--5-----4-4------x----|
G|---4-----4-----x-----------|--4-----4-4------x----|
D|--4------3-----x-----------|--6-----4-4------x----|
A|---------4-----x-----------|--7-----6-6------x----|
E|-4----4--------x-----------|----------7------x--6-|

You lay       your head upon my shoulder 'till you wake
e|---------------------------|------------x-------------x----|
B|--4---4---4----------------|------------x--------4----x----|
G|--4---4---4----------------|--1---------x--------4----x----|
D|--4---4---3----------------|--2---------x--------4----x----|
A|----------4----------------|--2---------x--------6----x----|
E|--4-4---4------------------|--0---------x--------7----x-6--|

And sleep     through the stormy winter we'll escape
e|----------------------------|----------------------x--|
B|----4-----4-----------------|--5--------------4----x--|
G|----4-----4-----------------|--4--------------4----x--|
D|---4------3-----------------|--6--------------4----x--|
A|----------4-----------------|--7--------------6----x--|
E|--4----4--------------------|-----------------7----x--|

And you know I will be here at the end of the day
e|------------------------x--|------------x-------|
B|--4---7------4------4---x--|-----5---4--x---4---|
G|--4---4----6-4------4---x--|-----4---4--x---4---|
D|--4--------4--------3---x--|-----6---4--x---4---|
A|------------------4-----x--|-----7---6--x---6---|
E|--4---------------------x--|--4---------x---7---|


[Chorus 1]
  You know you're ne-  ver alone
e|--------------|--0-x--2-x----x-----------|
B|---4----------|--0-x--2-x--4-x--4-----4--|
G|---4----------|-1--x-3--x--4-x--6----6---|
D|---4----------|-2--x-4--x-4--x--5---5----|
A|--6-----------|-2--x-4--x-6--x--6--6-----|
E|-7------------|-0--x-2--x-7--x-----------|

When times are hard I'll hold you close
e|--------------0-x--2-x---------------4-----|
B|--------------0-x--2-x----------------4--4-|
G|-------------1--x-3--x--4h6p4----------4-4-|
D|-------------2--x-4--x---------6---6-------|
A|-------------2--x-4--x---------------------|
E|-------------0--x-2--x-----------4---------|

Just let love heal you     and I'll do the same
e|-----------------------|-----------------------|
B|---5-5-----------4-----|-----------------4-----|
G|---4-4-----------4--4--|-3-3-------------4---4-|
D|---6-6-----------4--4--|-4-4-------------4---4-|
A|---7-7-----------6--6--|-4-4-------------------|
E|-----------------7-7---|-2-2-------------4-4---|

And you know I will be here at the end of the day
e|-------------------------|---------------------|
B|------7------------------|-------0---0------3--|
G|--8--------6-6h8--4h6----|-------1---1------3--|
D|--9--------8-8----6------|-------2---2------3--|
A|--7--------6------4------|------------------1--|
E|-------------------------|--4----2---2---------|


[Verse 2]
       Tears,     falling down your cheek that can't be said
e|---------x-----------x------------------------------------|
B|---------x-----------x------------------------------------|
G|---------x-----------x------------------------------------|
D|---------x-----------x------------------------------------|
A|---------x--6-4------x-------6-7-------------6------------|
E|-2-3-4---x-----------x-------------------------7----------|

      And fears,         stealing from the selfness of your face
e|-------------x-------x---------------------------------------|
B|-------------x-------x---------------------------------------|
G|-------------x-------x---------------------------------------|
D|-------------x-------x---------------------------------------|
A|-------------x--6-4--x-4-------------------------------------|
E|-6--7-6-4----x---4---x-------------------0--------0-0-----7--|

     I will pray,        we'll be turning corners out of this place
e|--------------------------x---------------------------------------x----|
B|--------------------------x---------------------------------------x----|
G|--------------------------x---------------------------------------x----|
D|--------------------------x---------------------------------------x----|
A|---------------6-----4----x---------4-6-7-------6-----------------x----|
E|-7-6----0-4---4-4--4------x---------------------------------7-----x-6--|

And you know I will be here at the end of the day
e|------------------------x--|------------x-------|
B|--4---7------4-------4--x--|-----5---4--x---4---|
G|--4---4----6-4-------4--x--|-----4---4--x---4---|
D|--4--------4---------3--x--|-----6---4--x---4---|
A|---------------------4--x--|-----7---6--x---6---|
E|--4---------------------x--|--4---------x---7---|


[Chorus 2]
  You know you're ne-  ver alone
e|-----------------0----2-x----x-----|
B|-----------------0----2-x--4-x--8--|
G|----------------1----3--x--4-x--6--|
D|----------------2----4--x-4--x--8--|
A|----------------2----4--x-6--x--6--|
E|----------------0--0-2--x-7--x-----|

  When times are hard I'll, oh I'll     hold you close
e|---------------------------------------------11h14p11--------------------|
B|-----8---------9---9------11----11--------12---------12-----14p12--------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------11--------11------|
D|-8---------------9-----------11----11/13---------------------------13----|
A|-----------6---7----------9---------------11--------------11-----------0-|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Just let love heal you         and I'll do the same
e|-----------------------x---|-----------------------|
B|---5-5-----------4h5p4-x---|-----------------4-----|
G|---4-4-----------4-----x---|-3-3-------------4---4-|
D|---6-6-----------4-----x---|-4-4-------------4---4-|
A|---7-7-----------6-----x-6-|-4-4-------------------|
E|-----------------7-----x---|-2-2-------------4-4---|

And you know I will be here at the end of the day
e|-------------------------|-------------------------|
B|------7------------------|-------0---0------3----3-|
G|--8--------6-6h8--4h6----|-------1---1------3----3-|
D|--9--------8-8----6------|-------2---2------3----3-|
A|--7--------6------4------|------------------1--1---|
E|-------------------------|--4----2---2-------------|


[Bridge]
    The arms of love will pick you up
e|------------------------------------|
B|-4----4---------4----------4--------|
G|-6---6---------6-----------6--------|
D|-6--6---------6------------6--------|
A|------------------------------------|
E|-6----------6------------6----------|

    Wrap you up 'till you catch your breath
e|---------------4----2---------------0------|
B|-4-------------2--------4-----2-----0------|
G|-4-------------2--------2-----------1------|
D|-4-------------2--------4-----------2------|
A|-6-------------4--------2-----------2------|
E|-7-------------2--------------------0------|

You catch your breath
e|-------------0------2------------|
B|-------------0------2----5---7---|
G|-------------1------3----4---6---|
D|-------------2------4----6---8---|
A|-------------2------4----7---9---|
E|-------------0------2------------|

     And through the storm and reckless skies
e|---------------8--------------8------------|
B|-9--------------9----------9---------------|
G|-8---------------10----10------------------|
D|-10----------------11----------------------|
A|-11----------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------|

   Endless days and the sleepless nights
e|--------------4--2---------------0---------0-----|
B|-4-----4------2----5---4---2-----0-------------0-|
G|-6----6-------2--------2---------1-----------1---|
D|-5---5--------2--------4---------2------2--------|
A|-6--6---------4--------2---------2-----2---------|
E|--------------2------------------0----0----------|

Well I will be by your side
e|-------------------------------|
B|-------------4-----------4-----|
G|-------------6-----------6-----|
D|-------------5-----------5-----|
A|-------------6--------6-----6--|
E|-------------------------------|


[Chorus 3]
  You know you're ne-  ver alone
e|------------------------x----x---------|
B|----------------0----2--x-4--x--4----4-|
G|----------------1----3--x-4--x--6---6--|
D|----------------2----4--x-4--x--5--5---|
A|----------------2----4--x-6--x--6------|
E|----------------0-0--2--x-7--x---------|

When times are hard I'll hold you close
e|----------------x----x---------------4-----|
B|--------------5-x--7-x----------------4--4-|
G|--------------4-x--6-x--4h6p4----------4-4-|
D|--------------6-x--8-x---------6---6-------|
A|-------------7--x-9--x---------------------|
E|----------------x----x-----------4---------|

Just let love heal you           and I'll do the same
e|-----------------------------|-----------------------|
B|---5-5-----------4-----------|-----------------4-----|
G|---4-4-----------4h5p4----4--|-3-3-------------4---4-|
D|---6-6-----------4--------4--|-4-4-------------4---4-|
A|---7-7-----------6-------6---|-4-4-------------------|
E|-----------------7------7----|-2-2-------------4-4---|

And you know I will be here at the end of the day
e|-------------------------|---------------------|
B|------7------------------|-------0---0------3--|
G|--8--------6-6h8--6------|-------1---1------3--|
D|--9--------8-8----6------|-------2---2------3--|
A|--7--------6------4------|------------------1--|
E|-------------------------|--4----2---2---------|


[Outro]
e|-------------------------|---------------------5--9\7-5---|---4-------------2--|
B|------7------------------|-------0---0-----5h7-5--5----h9-|-5-5-5h7p5----2h4---|
G|--8--------6-6h8--6------|-------1---1-----6--------------|-4---------4--3-----|
D|--9--------8-8----6------|-------2---2-----7--------------|-6------------4-----|
A|--7--------6------4------|-----------------5--------------|-4------------2-----|
E|-------------------------|--4----2---2--------------------|--------------------|

***********************************
| /   Slide up
| \   Slide down
| h   Hummer-on
| p   Pull-off
| x   Dead note
***********************************

            
            
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