Jewel - What You Are Chords & Tabs


What You Are Chords & Tabs

Jewel Chords & Tabs

Version: 2 Type: Chords

What You Are Chords

Em7     022033
G/B      x20033
D/B      x20032
A/C#    xxx650

I'm driving around town
Kinda bored with the windows rolled down
See a girl on a bus stop bench
Dressed to draw attention
Hoping everyone will stare
If she don't stand out she thinks she'll disappear
D/B                                   A/C#
I wish I could hold her, tell her, show her
G/B                                        A
What she wants is already there

A star is a star
It doesn't have to try to shine
Water will fall
A bird just knows how to to fly
You don't have to tell a flower how to bloom
Or light how to fill up a room
Em7                                      G
You already are what you are
and what you are is beautiful

I think it repeats for other verses & chords, but unfortunately I didn't figure out the bridge.
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Heard a story the other day
Took place at the local VA
A father talking to his dying son
This was his conversation

ďItís not supposed to be like this
You canít go first I canít handle itĒ
The boy said ďDad now donít you cry,
Remember when I was a child what you used to tell me when Iíd ask why?Ē

(Youíd say) Gravity is gravity
It doesnít try to pull you down
Stone is stone
It canít help but hold its ground
The wind just blows, though you canít see
Itís everywhere like Iíll always be
You already are what you are
And what you are is strong enough

Look in the mirror
Now thatss another story to tell
I give love to others
But I give myself hell

Iíd have to tell myself
ďIn every scene thereís a perfect planĒ
Everything I hoped to be
I already am

A flower is a flower
It doesnít have to try to bloom
And light is light
Just knows how to fill a room
And dark is dark
So the stars have a place to shine
The tide goes out
So it can come back another time

Goodbye makes a love so sweet
And love is love so it can teach us
We already are what we are
And what we are is beautiful

And strong enough
And good enough
And bright enough