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Jonathan Coulton chords for Mandelbrot set

Guitar chords with lyrics

http://www.jonathancoulton.com/wiki/index.php/Mandelbrot_Set/Tabs
Fear not, though! It falls under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported
license! Yay! Yay? Yes, yay! As long as credit is given and this is not used for commercial
purposes, you can use it. Which I did. Hurray.

Original transcription by M_pony, revised by Suuuupaadave.

A chord diagramE MajorE Riff
 A chord diagramEadd9Eadd9 A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramEsus4Esus4 A chord diagramE MajorE
|------------------|
|------------------|
|------------------|
|--4----6--6h7---6-|
|--2----7--7-----7-|
|--0----0--0-----0-|
Intro:
A chord diagramEsus2Esus2 A chord diagramE MajorE E-Esus4 A chord diagramE MajorE Esus2-E


Verse 1
E(riff)                          A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramF# minorF#m
Pathological monsters! cried the terrified mathematician
      A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramB7B7             A chord diagramE MajorE
Every one of them is a splinter in my eye
           A chord diagramE MajorE
I hate the Peano Space and the Koch Curve
           A chord diagramA augmentedA              A chord diagramF# minorF#m
I fear the Cantor Ternary Set
        A chord diagramA augmentedA             A chord diagramB7B7                  A chord diagramE MajorE
The Sierpinski Gasket makes me want to cry
      A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7         A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7     A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7
And a million miles away a butterfly flapped its wings
     A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7         A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7   A chord diagramF# minorF#m              A chord diagramB7B7             E(riff) 2x
On a cold November day.. a man named Benoit Mandelbrot was born

Verse 2
E(riff)                                   A chord diagramA augmentedA                 A chord diagramF# minorF#m
His disdain for pure mathematics and his unique geometrical insights
         A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramB7B7                   E(riff)
Left him well equipped to face those demons down
            A chord diagramE MajorE                            A chord diagramA augmentedA                     A chord diagramF# minorF#m
He saw that infinite complexity could be described by simple rules
            A chord diagramA augmentedA               A chord diagramBB                 A chord diagramE MajorE
He used his giant brain to turn the game around
       A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7                      A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7
And he looked below the storm and saw a vision in his head
  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7           A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7
A chord diagramA augmentedA bulbous pointy form
              A chord diagramF# minorF#m              A chord diagramBB                A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramB7B7 A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramB7B7
He picked his pencil up and he wrote his secret down


Pre Chorus
       A chord diagramE MajorE            A chord diagramB7B7       A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7
Take a point called A chord diagramC majorC in the complex plane
    A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7           A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramB7B7
Let Z1 be Z squared plus A chord diagramC majorC
     A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7           A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramB7B7
And Z2 is Z1 squared plus A chord diagramC majorC
     A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7           A chord diagramE MajorE (break)
And Z3 is Z2 squared plus A chord diagramC majorC and so on
       A chord diagramA augmentedA                    A chord diagramB7B7
If the series of Z's should always stay
A chord diagramAbAb                   A chord diagramC# minorC#m    A chord diagramBB
Close to A chord diagramC majorC and never trend away
     A chord diagramA augmentedA               A chord diagramB7B7         A chord diagramE MajorE  (break)
That point is in the Mandelbrot Set


Chorus
           A chord diagramB7B7
Mandelbrot Set you're a Rorschach Test on fire
         A chord diagramE MajorE
You're a day-glo pterodactyl
         A chord diagramB7B7
You're a heart-shaped box of springs and wire
           A chord diagramE MajorE              A chord diagramE7E7
You're one badass fucking fractal
           A chord diagramF#11F#11            A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
And you're just in time to save the day
A chord diagramF#11F#11             A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
Sweeping all our fears away
        A chord diagramF#11F#11                  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7   E(riff)4x
You can change the world in a tiny way


Verse 3
A chord diagramE MajorE (hold)                            A chord diagramA augmentedA                 A chord diagramF# minorF#m
Mandelbrot's in heaven, at least he will be when he's dead
               A chord diagramA augmentedA               A chord diagramB7B7               E(riff)
Right now he's still alive and teaching math at Yale
           E(riff)                        A chord diagramA augmentedA                    A chord diagramF# minorF#m
He gave us order out of chaos, he gave us hope where there was none
        A chord diagramA augmentedA           A chord diagramB7B7                 A chord diagramE MajorE
And his geometry succeeds where others fail
       A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7          A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7          A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7
If you ever lose your way, a butterfly will flap its wings
       A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7          A chord diagramEMaj7Emaj7         A chord diagramF# minorF#m          A chord diagramB7B7               A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramB7B7 A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramB7B7
From a million miles away, a little miracle will come to take you home


Pre Chorus
       A chord diagramE MajorE            A chord diagramB7B7       A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7
Take a point called A chord diagramC majorC in the complex plane
    A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7           A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramB7B7
Let Z1 be Z squared plus A chord diagramC majorC
     A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7           A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramB7B7
And Z2 is Z1 squared plus A chord diagramC majorC
     A chord diagramE MajorE       A chord diagramB7B7           A chord diagramE MajorE (break)
And Z3 is Z2 squared plus A chord diagramC majorC and so on
       A chord diagramA augmentedA                    A chord diagramB7B7
If the series of Z's should always stay
A chord diagramAbAb                   A chord diagramC# minorC#m    A chord diagramBB
Close to A chord diagramC majorC and never trend away
     A chord diagramA augmentedA               A chord diagramB7B7         A chord diagramE MajorE  (break)
That point is in the Mandelbrot Set

Final Chorus
           A chord diagramB7B7
Mandelbrot Set you're a Rorschach Test on fire
         A chord diagramE MajorE
You're a day-glo pterodactyl
         A chord diagramB7B7
You're a heart-shaped box of springs and wire
           A chord diagramE MajorE              A chord diagramE7E7
You're one badass fucking fractal
           A chord diagramF#11F#11            A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
And you're just in time to save the day
A chord diagramF#11F#11             A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
Sweeping all our fears away
        A chord diagramF#11F#11                  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7   E(riff)
You can change the world in a tiny way

Tag
           A chord diagramF#11F#11            A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
And you're just in time to save the day
A chord diagramF#11F#11             A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
Sweeping all our fears away
        A chord diagramF#11F#11                  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
You can change the world in a tiny way
      A chord diagramF#11F#11                  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7
Go on change the world in a tiny way
        A chord diagramF#11F#11                  A chord diagramAmaj7Amaj7

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