Lullaby    (video)    (intro)

 

    C - G - Dm - Am    - C - G - Dm

 

   C                     Dm        C                             Dm

1.    Here's a lullaby, for anyone who wants to fly,

               C                                 Dm                                         C   G   Dm

    from their hometown where people drown, and where the townies die.

 

   C                     Dm         C                             Dm

2.    This old library, has thirty books and one dictionary,

            C                                 Dm                     C      GDm

    but that's ok, no one reads anyway, we all watch T  V.

 

        C              G    Dm - F  C           - G          Dm

So here's your lullaby,         no, boy,       don't cry,

        C              G          Dm

just rest your head and go to bed,

         C            G         Dm    F

your time will come to fly away.

Am           C            Am                     F   - Fm

Never today, just dream your life away.          Sleep.

 

+  instrumental = verse 3  (la la la...)

 

+  C - G - Dm - Am    - C - G - Dm

 

    C                            Dm          C                          Dm

3.      All the dogs will die, they just can't seem to stay alive,

               C                                  Dm

    ’cause in this town, our cop shoots them down,

                        C         G        Dm

    and we just let him go and sigh.

 

    C                         Dm               C                          Dm

4.     Please, God, please, what happened to our dreams ?

                C                              Dm

    We're losing hope, so we invest in dope,

         C         G       Dm

    to fill our vacant feelings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        C              G    Dm - F  C           - G         Dm

So here's your lullaby,         no, girl,       don't cry,

        C              G          Dm    

just rest your head and go to bed,

         C            G         Dm    F

your time will come to fly away.

Am           C            Am                     F   - Fm

Never today, just dream your life away.          Sleep.

 

+ instrumental = 4x verse 4 (La la la....)

 

+  C - G - Dm (6x)  + C

 

    (Priscilla Ahn)