Ben Folds Five

Ben Folds Five
Missing The War (Guitar chord)

Date: Sun, 28 Dec 1997 19:08:31 EST
From: Prtzl Lgc
Subject: CRD:b/ben_folds_five/missing_the_war.crd

Missing the War by Ben Folds Five
from Whatever and Ever Amen
written by Ben Folds
transcribed by Zach Moats (Prtzl Lgc@aol.com)

this song has a lot of funny chords in it and i tried my hardest to figure
them out. if you can hear them better than i can, please contact me and
inform me of the correct chords. please e-mail me and tell me what you
think.

Missing the War

Intro: /A Amin(add 9) / E F# / A Amin (add 9)/ E /

Verse 1:

E Emaj7
All is quiet.

F#9 (voicings : G#-A#-E)
His tired eyes

Bsus4 B Bmin B Bmin Bsus2 Bmin
See figures jotted down. And clothes all strewn around the

A (E in bass) Amin9(E in bass) C+ (F# in bass) Cmin+5 (F# in bass)
Bedroom floor.

Verse 2: Repeat chords

Now nothing�s adding up.
And nothing�s making sense.
She�s sleeping like a baby.
She doesn�t know he wasn�t meant for this.

Chorus:

Amaj7 Amin (C in bass)
I�m missing the war. (ba ba ba ba)
Amin (C in bass) Emaj7
I�m missing the war. (ba ba ba ba)
Emaj7
All night.
C# F#
Missing the war. (ba ba ba ba)
F#
Missing the war
Repeat intro:

Verse 3: Repeat verse chords

He drove home again.
Pissed and beaten.
It�s really no big deal
It happens all the time
It�s no big deal.

Chorus.

End chorus with:

F# G G(D in bass) G E F#min G#min
�Till beads of sunlight hit me in the morning.

C# B E D A Amin9 E F# A Amin9
So much time so little to say

Verse 3:
Time may fly.
And dreams may die.
The shaking voice that tells him go
still thinks he might
he knows he wont.

Chorus

Repeat Intro 4X�s and end with

G G (D in bass) G E F#min G#min

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