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			    Bm (x24432@1)name="chord_133211@1">F				Cme---------------------------X-X-1-------------------------------3-3---| (x3101x@1)b---------------------------3-3-1-------------------------------3-3---|

    Gm (355333@1)	Eb (x43121@3) Bb (x1333x@1)    F (133211@1)(Play Twice)


Verse 1

Bb (x1333x@1)		   FThere (133211@1)was decorated general with a heart of gold
Cm (x3101x@1)	GmThat (355333@1)likened him to all the stories he told
  Eb (x43121@3)		BbOf (x1333x@1)past battles won and lost and legends of old
FA (133211@1)seasoned veteran in his own time
Bb (x1333x@1)	     FOn (133211@1)the battlefield he gained respect for fame
Cm (x3101x@1)		GmWith (355333@1)many medals of bravery and stripes to his name
  Eb (x43121@3)		   BbHe (x1333x@1)grew a beard as soon as a he could to cover the scars on his face
FAnd (133211@1)always urged his men on
 Bb (x1333x@1)		FBut (133211@1)on the eve of great battle with the infantry in dream
   Cm (x3101x@1)		    GmThe (355333@1)old general tossed in his sleep a lesson with its meaning
 Eb (x43121@3)	  BbHe (x1333x@1)awoke from the night to tell what he had seen
FAnd (133211@1)walked slowly out his tent
Bb (x1333x@1)	     FAll (133211@1)the men held tall with their chests in the air
Cm (x3101x@1)		     GmWith (355333@1)the courage in their blood and the fire in their stare
   Eb (x43121@3)		  BbAnd (x1333x@1)it was a grey morning and they all wondered how they would fare
 FTill (133211@1)the old general told them to go home

He said...


 Bb (x1333x@1)   F (133211@1)       Cm (x3101x@1)   Gm (355333@1)        EbI (x43121@3)have seen the others and i have discovered
            Bb (x1333x@1)	FThat (133211@1)this fight is not worth fighting
 Bb (x1333x@1)name="chord_133211@1">F             Cm (x3101x@1)      Gm (355333@1)        EbAnd (x43121@3)i've seen their mothers and i will no other
        Bb (x1333x@1)           FTo (133211@1)follow me where i'm going, so...
 Bb (x1333x@1)   F (133211@1)           CmTake (x3101x@1)a shower and shine your shoes
 Gm (355333@1)             EbYou (x43121@3)got no time to lose
          Bb (x1333x@1)	     FYou (133211@1)are young men you must be living


  F5 (133xxx@1) F#5 (244xxx@1) G5Go (355xxx@1)now you are forgiven
  G5 (355xxx@1) F#5 (244xxx@1) F5 (133xxx@1)Verse 2

But the men stood fast with their guns on their shoulders
Not knowing what to do with contradicting orders
The general said he would do his own duty but extended it no further
The men could go as they pleased
But not a man moved their eyes gazed straight ahead
Till one by one they stepped back and not a word was said
The old general was left with his own words echoing in his head
He then prepared to fight


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