The Fastest Way Back Home - capo on 3 by Frank Turner from Poetry Of The Deed e--3--3-----------------0-----------| b--3--3-3-3-3-3-3-3--3--3-3-3-3-3-3-| g--0--0-2-0-2-4-2-0--0--2-0-2-4-2-0-|repeat ( this is how i play the intro, d--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0--2--0-0-0-0-0-0-| not sure how frank does) a--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2--3--------------| e--3--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-----------------| verse G I should have seen you were coming, I should have been prepared. Cadd9 D After all, getting half of what you wish for isn't so rare. G But still I wasn't ready, you took my by surprise, Cadd9 D G you brought a light to my dark like a word from the wise chorus Bm C Am D Weather wears the mountains right down into the sea, B7 Em D C so I will stand in the rain until I am clean (play this on the second time through on the second chorus) Bm C Am D Rivers carve the country, a landscape shaped by a stream, B7 Em D C so I will swim in the river as long as you need. G We fell in love in the summer, when the skies were clear, Cadd9 D G but I'm still wearing my coat from winter last year G I need to set my house in order, confess and cover my sins. Cadd9 D G I need to make a home for you before inviting you in back to chorus x2 Em C D G/F# Darling oh my darling you know that everything that I do Em C G is to try and make me good enough for you Em C D G/B Darling oh my darling you know that everywhere that I go, Em C G I'm just trying to find the fastest way back home. ("back home.....") breakdown bit F C G F C D x2 Em C D G/F# Darling oh my darling you know that everywhere that I go, Em C D G I'm just trying to find the fastest way back home.