Silenced by the night    (video)    (clip)

 

    F - Am - G - Am (2x)       +  F - Am - G - Am (2x)

 

            F           Am               G              Am          - F - Am - G - Am

1. In a city like mine, there's no point in fighting,

         F          Am            G                 Am       - F - Am - G - Am

    I close my eyes, see you and me driving.

      F         Am       G              Am       - F - Am - G - Am

    If I am a river, you are the ocean,

                 F      Am                  G         Am        - F - Am - G

    got the radio on, got the wheels in motion.

 

                 F                      G            Am        G                  F

We were silenced by the night, but you and I, we gonna rise again,

    F                     G         Am     G                        F

divided from the light, I wanna love the way we used to then.

 

      F             Am      G         Am        - F - Am - G - Am

2. I lie in the dark, I feel I'm falling,

                     F                Am              G             Am       - F - Am - G - Am

    feel your hand on my back, hear your voice calling.

           F             Am              G           Am         - F - Am - G - Am

    I'm out of my depth, girl, stick close to me,

                       F           Am                    G                    Am      - F - Am - G

because the people in this town, they look straight through me.

 

+  CHORUS

 

                 Am                   D                  C                          Am    - F

+ ‘Cause, baby, I'm not scared of this world when you're here,

             Am                   D                  C                          Am

    and, baby, I'm not scared of this world when you're here.

 

+  F - Am - G - Am       - F - Am - G

 

      F    G    C        G                  F

+  Oh, oh, you and I, we gonna rise again ! (2x)

 

+  CHORUS        +  F - Am - G - Am (4x)

 

(orig. = capo 1st)     (Keane)