What about us    (video)

 

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1. We are searchlights, we can see in the dark,

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    we are rockets, pointed up at the stars.

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    We are billions of beautiful hearts,

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    and you’ve sold us down the river too far.

 

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What about us ? What about all the times you said you had the answers ?

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What about us ? What about all the broken happy ever afters ?

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What about us ? What about all the plans that ended in disasters ?

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What about love ? What about trust ? What about us ?

 

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2. We are problems that want to be solved,

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    we are children that need to be loved.

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    We were willing, we came when you called,

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    but, man, you fooled us, enough is enough. Oh !

 

+  CHORUS

 

+  Em - C - G (2x)

 

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+  What about us ? What about all the plans that ended in disasters ?

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    What about love ? What about trust ? What about us ?

 

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3. Sticks and stones, they may break these bones,

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    but then         I'll be ready, are you ready ?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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    It's the start of us, waking up, come on.      Are you ready? I'll be ready.

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    I don't want control, I want to let g.....o. Are you ready? I'll be ready.

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    ‘Cause now it's time to let them kn.....ow : We are ready. Oh !

 

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What about us ? What about all the times you said you had the answers ?

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What about us ? What about all the broken happy ever afters ?

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What about us ? What about all the plans that ended in disasters ?

                    Em                          C                          G

What about love ? What about trust ? What about us ?

 

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+  What about us ? What about us ? What about us ?

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    What about us ? What about us ? What about us ?

 

(orig. = capo 1st)    (Pink)