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Loreena Mckennitt guitar chords for Breaking of the sword

Breaking Of The Sword chords by Loreena Mckennitt

Loreena Mckennitt guitar chords for Breaking of the sword

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Tuning: Standard (E chord diagramEE A chord diagramAA D chord diagramDD G chord diagramGG B chord diagramBB E chord diagramEE)

"Breaking Of The Sword" by Loreena McKennit


C chord diagramCC     F chord diagramFF    G chord diagramGG    C chord diagramCC    F chord diagramFF    C chord diagramCC    F chord diagramFF     G chord diagramGG    C chord diagramCC

Verse 1:
C chord diagramCC                     F chord diagramFF                     G chord diagramGG
On a sunny April morning
C chord diagramCC               F chord diagramFF           G chord diagramGG
My dear son, you were born
C chord diagramCC                               Am chord diagramAmAm
Until one day you were called away
Am chord diagramAmAm                              C chord diagramCC
And from my heart was torn

Verse 2:
C chord diagramCC                               G chord diagramGG
As a boy, you knew the stables
C chord diagramCC                                       F chord diagramFF
As a lad, you knew the fields
G chord diagramGG               C chord diagramCC           F chord diagramFF         G chord diagramGG
My son, you worked beside me
Am chord diagramAmAm              F chord diagramFF               G chord diagramGG
But to country, you must yield

Refrain:
Am chord diagramAmAm                              C chord diagramCC       G chord diagramGG
You were called to serve the country
Am chord diagramAmAm                              C chord diagramCC       G chord diagramGG
You were called to serve the king
G chord diagramGG               Am chord diagramAmAm                      F chord diagramFF
And from our home, you left one day
Am chord diagramAmAm              C chord diagramCC          G chord diagramGG
And of this, today I sing
Am chord diagramAmAm     F chord diagramFF     G chord diagramGG      C chord diagramCC    G chord diagramGG    C chord diagramCC     F chord diagramFF   G chord diagramGG    Am chord diagramAmAm
G chord diagramGG     C chord diagramCC

Verse 4:
C chord diagramCC                               F chord diagramFF
When I stood there at the station
C chord diagramCC                       F chord diagramFF           G chord diagramGG
And our eyes, one last time met
C chord diagramCC                   Am chord diagramAmAm          C chord diagramCC
It was at that moment, my dear son
Am chord diagramAmAm                      C chord diagramCC
'Tis that I'll ne'er forget

Verse 5:
C chord diagramCC                       F chord diagramFF
Is it now a mother's blessing
C chord diagramCC                           G chord diagramGG
That the country's truly free?
Am chord diagramAmAm                                F chord diagramFF
You gave your life for all of us
Am chord diagramAmAm              G chord diagramGG
And all humanity
C chord diagramCC   F chord diagramFF    C chord diagramCC    F chord diagramFF    G chord diagramGG   C chord diagramCC   G chord diagramGG   Am chord diagramAmAm   G chord diagramGG   C chord diagramCC  Am chord diagramAmAm
C chord diagramCC   Am chord diagramAmAm    G chord diagramGG   C chord diagramCC   G chord diagramGG   Am chord diagramAmAm   G chord diagramGG    Am chord diagramAmAm    G chord diagramGG   Am chord diagramAmAm
G chord diagramGG   C chord diagramCC

Verse 6:
C chord diagramCC                               G chord diagramGG
As I stand here at your graveside
C chord diagramCC               F chord diagramFF                  G chord diagramGG
The spring birds sing their song
C chord diagramCC                               Am chord diagramAmAm
My child, I love you more and more
Am chord diagramAmAm              G chord diagramGG               C chord diagramCC
And will my whole life long

Refrain:
C chord diagramCC                       Am chord diagramAmAm              G chord diagramGG
You were called to serve the country
G chord diagramGG                       C chord diagramCC             G chord diagramGG
You were called to serve the king
Am chord diagramAmAm                      F chord diagramFF
And from our home, you left one day
F chord diagramFF                       C chord diagramCC
And of this, today we sing

C chord diagramCC   F chord diagramFF   G chord diagramGG   C chord diagramCC   Am chord diagramAmAm     C chord diagramCC   Am chord diagramAmAm   C chord diagramCC   Am chord diagramAmAm    C chord diagramCC
Am chord diagramAmAm   C chord diagramCC   G chord diagramGG   Am chord diagramAmAm   C chord diagramCC    Am chord diagramAmAm   F chord diagramFF   G chord diagramGG

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