Mountain at my gates    (video)

 

††† Dm - C - Bb (2x)

 

Dm†††† ††††††††††C†††††††††††††††††††† Bb

1.†† I see a mountain at my gates,

Dm††††† †††††††C †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Bb

††† I see it more and more each day.

Dm†† ††††††††C†††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† What I give, it takes away,

Dm†††† †††††††††C †††††††††††††††††††††††Bb

††† whether I go or whether I stay.

 

†† Dm†††† ††††††††C††††††††††††††††††† Bb

2. †††I see a mountain at my gates,

Dm†† ††††††††††C††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††Bb

††† I see it more and more each day.

Dm†††† ††††††C††††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† I see a fire down by the lake,

Dm††††† †††††††††††C††††††††††††††††††††Bb

††† I drive my car without the brakes.†††††††† +Dm - C - Bb (2x)

 

†† Dm†† ††††††††††C†††††††††† †††††††††Bb

3. ††††I see a mountain in my way,

Dm†††††††††††† ††††C†††††††††††††††††Bb

††† itís looming larger by the day.

Dm††††† ††††††C††††††††††††††††††† ††Bb

††† I see a darkness in my faith,

Dm††††† †††††††††††C†††† †††††††††††††††††Bb

††† I drive my car without the brakes.

 

††† Bb††††††††††††††††††††††† Dm††††††††††††††††††††††††† C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† Oh, give me some time, show me the foot hole from which I can climb.

††††† Bb††††††††††††††††††† †††Dm†††††††††††††††††††††††††† C††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††G

††† Yeah, when I feel low, you show me a signpost for where I should go.

 

†† Dm†††† ††††††††††C††††††††††††††††††† Bb

4. ††††I see a mountain at my gates,

Dm††††† †††††††C††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† I see it more and more each day.

Dm††††† †††††††††††C†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† And my desire wears a dark dress,

Dm†††††† ††††††††C††††††† ††††††††††Bb

††† but each day I see you less.†††††† + Dm - C - Bb (2x)†††††

 

††† Bb††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dm†††††††††††† †††††††††††††C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† Oh, give me some time, show me the foot hole from which I can climb.

††††† Bb†††††††††††††††††††††† Dm†††††††††††††††††††††††††† C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† Yeah, when I feel low, you show me a signpost for where I should go.

 

†† Dm†† ††††††††††††C†††††††††† ††††††††††††Bb†††††††† ††††††††C†††††††††††††††† Dm

+ ††††Through lanes and stone rows, black granite, wind blows,

††††††† †††C†††††††††††††††† Bb††††††††††† C††††††††††††† †††††††††Dm

††† fire lake and far flame, go now, but come again.

†††††††††††††† C††††† ††††††††††††Bb†††††††††††††† C††††††††††††††††††††††† Dm††††††† - C - Bb

††† Dark clouds gather round, will I run or stand my ground ?

 

†††† Bb†††††††††††††††††††† †††Dm††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† C†††††††††††††††††† ††††G

††† Oh, when I come to climb, show me the mountain so far behind,

††††††† Bb††††††††††††††††††† ††Dm†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† C†††††††††††††††††††† G

††† where itís further away, its shadow gets smaller day after day.

 

+Bb - Dm - C - G (2x)

 

†††††† Bb††††††††††††††††††††† Dm††††††††††††††††††† C

+Yeah, gimme my way, gimme my love,

†††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† gimme my choice, you keep me coming around.

††††††††††††††††††††† Dm†††††††††††††††††††† C

††† Gimme my fate, gimme my lungs,

†††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† gimme my voice, you keep me coming around.

††††††††††††††††††††† Dm††††††††††††††††††† †††††C

††† Gimme my lungs, gimme my, gimme my, gimme my, gimme my,

†††† †††††††††††††††††††G††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Bb

††† gimme my, gimme my, gimme my, gimme my, gimme my way.

†††††††††††††††††††††† Dm†††††††† †††††††††††C

††† Gimme my fate, gimme my lungs,

†††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bb

††† gimme my choice, you keep me coming round.

 

††† (Foals)