Dido – Blackbird Chords

CAPO on 2nd Fret || Tuning: EADGBe (standard)
Dm  xx0231    E7  020100    C  x32010
E   022100    F   133211
Am  x02210    G   320033

[Verse I]
           Dm                          E                Am
He put the coffee in the cup and with milk he filled it up
         Dm                        E7            Am
He added sugar and I never knew he liked it like that
            Dm                           E           Am
He took his coat from the hook and his scarf and his hat
       Dm                         E7              Am
And he put down a key and said I won’t be needing that
Am
(Instrument)

       Dm                         E7                Am
And he turned and smiled and said that explained it all
       Dm                          E          Am
And he walked down the hall and he opened the door
    Dm        E           F
And said I’ll call, I’ll call

[Chorus]
C   G       Dm             Am
Ahh haa Why do I bring you love
     C        G              E7
When all you give me back is pain
C   G        Dm              Am
Haa ahh  Why do we search it out
    C        G                   E7
To watch you wash your hands and walk away
[Verse II] Dm E Am Now there’s a black black black bird in my chest Dm E Am All the flatter all caged in Am (Instrument) Dm E Am Wanting to break free with the wolves in my head Dm E F You’re tearing every worse thing, I should have said
[Chorus] C G Dm Am Ahhhhhhhh haa Why do I bring you love C G E7 When all you give me back is pain C G Dm Am Haa ahh Why do we search it out C G E7 To watch you wash your hands and walk away [Bridge] Dm Em We’re like the strangers we were C When we first met E7 Am But the pain in strangers had the end Dm Em C And all that remains is a day without plans E7 The loneliness and the forever lost C - G - Dm - Am C - G - E7 - E [Chorus] x2 C G Dm Am Ahh haa Why do I bring you love C G E7 When all you give me back is pain C G Dm Am Haa ahh Why do we search it out C G E7 To watch you wash your hands and walk away