Believer    (video)

 

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1. First things first, I'ma say all the words inside my head,

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    I'm fired up and tired of the way that things have been, oh-ooh,

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    the way that things have been, oh-ooh.

 

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2. Second thing second, don't you tell me what you think that I can be,

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    I'm the one at the sail, I'm the master of my seal, oh-ooh,

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    the master of my seal, oh-ooh.

 

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    I was broken from a young age, taking my soul into the masses,

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    write down my poems for the few, that looked at me,

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    took to me, shook to me, feeling me.

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    Singing from heart ache, from the pain,

 

    take up my message from the veins

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    speaking my lesson from the brain, seeing the beauty through the...

 

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Pain ! You made me a, you made me a believer, believer !

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    Pain ! You break me down, you build me up, believer, believer !

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Pain ! I let the bullets fly, oh, let them rain,

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my luck, my love, my God, they came from -

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Pain ! You made me a, you made me a believer, believer.

 

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3. Third things third, send a prayer to the ones up above

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    all the hate that you've heard has turned your spirit to a dove, oh-ooh,

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    your spirit up above, oh-ooh.

 

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    I was choking in the crowd, living my brain up in the cloud,

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    falling like ashes to the ground, hoping my feelings, they would drown.

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    But they never did, ever lived, ebbing and flowing, inhibited, limited,

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    till it broke up and it rained down, it rained down, like...

 

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Pain ! You made me a, you made me a believer, believer !

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    Pain ! You break me down, you build me up, believer, believer !

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Pain ! I let the bullets fly, oh, let them rain,

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my luck, my love, my God, they came from -

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Pain ! You made me a, you made me a believer, believer.

 

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4. Last things last, by the grace of the fire and the flames

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    you're the face of the future, the blood in my veins, oh-ooh,

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    the blood in my veins, oh-ooh.

 

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    But they never did, ever lived, ebbing and flowing, inhibited, limited,

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    till it broke up and it rained down, it rained down, like...

 

+  CHORUS

 

(orig. = capo 1st)    (Imagine Dragons)