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A King And A Queen

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C Cmaj7 Am Am7/G F G F G
  
If 
C
you want to 
Cmaj7
see and be s
Am
een, then be s
Am7/G
een.
  
Your 
F
dress is dark 
G
red
  
and your 
C
opening 
Cmaj7
eyes are bright g
Am
reen. Make a s
Am7/G
cene,
  
but don’t 
F
lie on the 
G
bed, laid 
F
out like you’re 
G
dead,
  
because 
Am
honey, you’re murdering 
G
me.
C Cmaj7 Am Am7/G F G F G
C
Be a little 
Cmaj7
sheep learning who’ll 
Am
shear and who’ll 
Am7/G
feed.
  
The hands 
F
come and they 
G
leave.
  
Be hands 
C
holding a 
Cmaj7
knife. Be a 
Am
being on two 
Am7/G
feet,
  
with his 
F
heart tremb
G
ling, butche
F
ring for a 
G
king
  
he be
Am
lieves in though he’s never 
G
seen.
C Cmaj7 Am Am7/G F G F G 2x
  
Be the 
F
princess in that stone 
Em
tower,
Am
crying for that 
G
handsome butcher’s 
Am
plight
  
(and, as 
F
some princess 
G
might,
  
she still 
F
calls him a 
G
knight.)
  
But the 
C
best thing for 
Cmaj7
you would be 
Am
queen, so be 
Am7/G
queen.
  
You’re 
F
all that 
G
I need.
  
Though I 
C
know that it 
Cmaj7
never can 
Am
be, I’d be 
Am7/G
pleased
  
to 
F
post your de
G
crees, to 
F
fall at your 
G
knees,
  
to 
Am
name all your streets and to 
F
sit down and
G
 weep
  
when you’re 
Am
carried back through them and 
F
set down to 
G
sleep,
  
and to 
Am
lie by your side for su
F
blime centu
G
ries
  
(until we 
Am
crumble to dust when we’re 
F
crushed by a 
G
single sun
C
beam).
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