When We Were Young

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  • C
  • C#/Db
  • D
  • D#/Eb
  • E
  • F
  • F#/Gb
  • G
  • G#/Ab
  • A
  • A#/Bb
  • B

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Key:

Intro:
Cm7 D#/G G#9 D#/G Fm7 D#
Cm7 D#/G G#9 D#/G Fm7 D#

Primera Parte:

Cm7 D#/G G#9
Everybody loves the things you do
D#/G Fm7
From the way you talk
D#
To the way you move
Cm7 D#/G G#9 D#/G
Everybody here is watching you
Fm7
‘Cause you feel like home
D#
You’re like a dream come true

Cm7 D#/G G#9
But if by chance you’re here alone
D#/G Fm7
Can I have a moment
D#
(Before I go?
Cm7 D#/G
‘Cause I’ve been by myself
G#9 D#/G
All night long
Fm7 A#4 A#
Hoping you’re someone I used to know

Cm7 D#/G G#9 D#/G Fm7 D#

A#4 A#

Pre- coro:

G#9 A#
You look like a movie
D#7M/G G#9
You sound like a song

My God, this reminds me
A# D#7M/G A#
Of when we were young

Coro:

D#9 D#/G
Let me photograph you in this light
G#9 A#
In case it is the last time
D#9 D#/G G#9
That we might be exactly like we were
A#
Before we realized
Cm7 D#/G
We were sad of getting old
G#9 G#m
It made us restless
Fm7
It was just like a movie
A#4 A#
It was just like a song

Segunda Parte:

Cm7 D#/G G#9
I was so scared to face my fears
D#/G Fm7
‘Cause nobody told me
D# (passagem 1)
That you’d be here
Cm7 D#/G G#9 D#/G
And I swear you moved overseas
Fm7
That’s what you said
A#4 A#
When you left me

Pre-coro:

G#9 A#
You still look like a movie
D#7M/G G#9
You still sound like a song

My God, this reminds me
A# D#7M/G A#
Of when we were young

coro:

D#9 D#/G
Let me photograph you in this light
G#9 A#
In case it is the last time
D#9 D#/G G#9
That we might be exactly like we were
A#
Before we realized
Cm7 D#/G
We were sad of getting old
G#9 G#m
It made us restless
Fm7 G#9
It was just like a movie
A#4 Bº
It was just like a song

A#4 Bº

Tercera Parte:

Cm7 A#4
(When we were young)
G#9 D#/G
(When we were young)
Fm7
(When we were young)
A#4 Bº
(When we were young)

Cm7 A#4
It’s hard to admit that
G#9 D#/G
Everything just takes me back
Fm7
To when you were there
A#4 Bº
To when you were there

Cm7 A#4
And a part of me keeps holding on
G#9 D#/G
Just in case it hasn’t gone
Fm7
I guess I still care
A#4 A#
Do you still care?

Pre-coro:

G#9 A#
It was just like a movie
D#7M/G G#9
It was just like a song

My God, this reminds me
A# D#7M/G A#
Of when we were young

coro Final:

D#9 D#/G
(When we were young)
G#9 A#4
(When we were young)
D#9 D#/G
(When we were young)
G#9 A#4
(When we were young)

D#9 D#/G
Let me photograph you in this light
G#9 A#
In case it is the last time
D#9 D#/G G#9
That we might be exactly like we were
A#
Before we realized
Cm7 D#/G
We were sad of getting old
G#9 A#
It made us restless
Cm7 D#/G
Oh I’m so mad, I’m getting old
G#9 G#m
It makes me reckless
Fm7 G#9
It was just like a movie
A#4 A#
It was just like a song
D#
When we were young