Story of my life    (video)

 

    Am - C - Am - C

 

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1. Written in these walls are the stories that I can't explain,

       Am                                                                                C

    I leave my heart open, but it stays right here empty for days.

        Am                                                F                                             C

She told me in the morning she don't feel the same about us in her bones

       Am                                                   F                                          C

   it seems to me that when I die these words will be written on my stone.

 

                       F       G        Am

+  And I'll be gone, gone tonight,

                                            F       G      Am

    the ground beneath my feet is open wide.

                                      F         G       Am                                  G

    The way that I been holdin' on too tight with nothing in between.

 

          C

The story of my life, I take her home,

     F                                                     Am        F  C

I drive all night to keep her warm, and time is frozen.

          C

The story of my life, I give her hope,

     F                                                  Am   - F                         C

I spend her love until she's broke inside,       the story of my life.

 

      Am                                                                         C

2. Written on these walls are the colors that I don’t change,

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    leave my heart open, but it stays right here in its cage.

         Am                                               F                                      C

    I know that in the morning now, I'll see us in the light upon a hill,

         Am                                  F                         C

    although I am broken, my heart is untamed still.

 

                       F       G        Am

+  And I'll be gone, gone tonight,

                                      F        G         Am

    the fire beneath my feet is burning bright,

                                      F       G       Am                                  G

    the way that I been holdin' on so tight with nothing in between.

 

          C

The story of my life, I take her home,

     F                                                     Am        F  C

I drive all night to keep her warm, and time is frozen.

          C

The story of my life, I give her hope,

     F                                                  Am   - F                         C

I spend her love until she's broke inside,       the story of my life.

 

                       Dm                  F                       G

+  And I been waiting for this time to come around,

                      Dm                F                                    G

    but, baby, running after you is like chasing the clouds.

 

          C

The story of my life, I take her home,

     F                                                     Am             F

I drive all night to keep her warm, and time is frozen.

          C

The story of my life, I give her hope,

     F                                                  Am   - F                         C

I spend her love until she's broke inside,       the story of my life.

 

                               C - F                             C - F

+  The story of my li......fe, the story of my li.....fe,

                             C

    the story of my life.

 

 (orig. = capo 3rd)    (One Direction)