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Laura Marling - Alas I Cannot Swim Chords

G0                               C1                G2
0there's a house over the river but alas i cannot swim
G3                               D4
1and a garden of such beauty that the flowers seem to grin
G5                               C6                G7
2there's a house over the river but alas i cannot swim
G8                               D9                G10
3ill live my life regretting that i never jumped in
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Interlude: C11 G12 C13 G14 C15 G16 G17
5
G18                               C19                G20
6there's a boy over the river with short black curly hair
G21                               D22
7he wants to be my lover and i want to be his peer
G23                               C24                G25
8there's a boy over the river but alas i cannot swim
G26                               D27                G28
9i never will get to put my arms around him
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Interlude: C29 G30 C31 G32 C33 G34 G35
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G36                               C37                G38
12there's a life up by the river that was meant for me
G39                               D40
13instead i live my life in constant misery
G41                               C42            G43
14there's a life across the river but i do not see
G44                               D45       G46
15why i should please those who'll never be pleased
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Interlude: C47 G48 C49 G50 C51 G52 G53
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Em54                             C55             Em56
18there is gold across the river but i dont want none
Em57                             C58             G59
19there is gold across the river but i dont want none
Em60                C61               G62
20gold is fleeting, gold is fickle, gold is fun
Em63                D64               G65
21gold is fleeting, gold is fickle, gold is fun
G66                               C67             G68
22there is gold across the river but i dont want none
G69                                      C70
23i would rather be driving being held up by a golden gun
G71                 G72          C73          G74
24saying work more, earn more, live more, have more fun
G75                 G76          C77          G78
25saying work more, earn more, live more, have more fun
G79                 G80          C81          G82
26saying work more, earn more, live more, have more fun

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