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COMING DOWN

verse: (G C C G) x3 Gdim
chorus: (Em D C G) x3 B
outro: C G D Am

it's either coming down or not coming at all
i guess i'd really like to know
for all this common ground we never seem to talk
& that may be the final blow
i've got a brother now & yeah, i'm still in charge
but someday he will steal the show
i haven't packed my things but i'm ready to...

[chorus]
go along, whatever you say: we're not the same as others
no, i'm wrong everyday ignoring our older brothers
we won't know 'til it's too late & fate decides it

it's such a simple word, the only one you know
that got you into all this mess
& if you haven't heard your band is still around
they're different but the same, i guess
the little saboteur inside your broken heart
is the only one who's saying yes
you better take your time before you decide to...

[ch]

[outro]
it comes down, i know, i know...

(repeat 1st line of 1st verse)

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from goodnight, young novelist, released August 26, 2009

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the young novelists Toronto, Ontario

Exclaim! dubbed their first EP “unpretentious brilliance” and this Toronto-based folk-roots band has won critical acclaim ever since. Stephen Fearing described them as having “tight arrangements, great dynamics, and good songs with beautiful harmonies” and their live shows capture audiences with both barnstorming singalongs and heartbreaking folk ballads. ... more

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