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Use a capo in fret 3 to play easier chords: Dmadd9 E7 Am G Am / Fmaj7 (For that select "-3" in the transposing tool below.) CHORUS Fmadd9 G7 If you give me just one second of your time (yo) Cm Bb Cm I could tell you stories 'bout my life (true story) Fmadd9 G7 I've seen hope and I've seen struggle through these eyes (yeah) Cm Bb Cm So give me just one second (like) of your time (yo) VERSE 1 Fmadd9 One second to let it breathe (let it breathe) G7 Just a second, a second is all I need (oh, yeah) Cm Bb When you're questioning everything you believed Cm Then you're fighting with the devil in your dreams (devil in your dreams, ooh) Fmadd9 One second, just let me be (let me be) G7 Let it pour, let it rain, let it bleed (uh-huh) Cm Bb Heavy is the head, but the pressure makes you heave Cm So you bill it 'cause the spirit of depression never sleeps (yeah) Fmadd9 G7 I am not the poster boy for mental health (I'm not) I need peace of mind, I need to centre self (uh-huh) Cm Bb The cover of the NME, that shit made me resent myself Cm There's people tryin' to spread the word and people that pretend to help (ohh) Fmadd9 But how am I complaining when I'm blessed? (ooh) G7 I get this daunting feeling on the days I'm on my best Cm Bb Cm When all these demons that I carry get to messin' with my head So could you give me just a second just to get 'em off my chest, please? CHORUS Fmadd9 G7 If you give me just one second of your time Cm Bb Cm I could tell you stories 'bout my life Fmadd9 G7 I've seen hope and I've seen struggle through these eyes Cm Bb Cm So give me just one second (yeah) of your time (like, like) VERSE 2 Fmadd9 One second to recollect G7 Just a second, a second is all I get Cm Bb Cm I can't tell where I'm heading, I'm outta breath All these early premonitions of my death (ooh) Fmadd9 But I knew He had plan (uh-huh) G7 Lord knows I'ma do it if I can (Lord knows) Cm Bb When I take a stand, they say I'm ruining my brand Cm But I could never give a fuck, that's just my duty as a man Fmadd9 So if I go on stage at BRITS and tell the PM she's a bitch G7 Then that's exactly what it is and I don't want no bloody stripes for it Cm Bb Cm Mummy always said if there's a cause then I should fight for it So, yeah, I understand, but I don't think that I'm alright with it Fmadd9 Like yeah, cool, I get it G7 Yeah, I know I said it But there's people fighting every day and they don't get the credit Cm Bb Cm But it's cool, man, that's just one of the stresses on my mind To get this out my chest I need a second of your time, please CHORUS Fmadd9 G7 If you give me just one second of your time Cm Bb Cm I could tell you stories 'bout my life Fmadd9 G7 I've seen hope and I've seen struggle through these eyes Cm Bb Cm Oh give me just one second of your time BRIDGE Fmadd9 Ooh, ooh, ooh-ooh-ooh G7 Cm Bb Cm Ooh, just one second, ooh-ooh-ooh Fmadd9 Ooh, ooh, ooh, oh-oh G7 Oh-oh-oh, ooh-ooh Cm Ooh-oh, ooh-ooh Bb Cm Ooh-ooh, ohh INTERLUDE Abmaj7 G7 Fmadd9 x4 CHORUS Abmaj7 G7 If you give me just one second of your time Fmadd9 I could tell you stories 'bout my life Abmaj7 G7 I've seen hope and I've seen struggle through these eyes Fmadd9 So give me just one second of your time OUTRO Abmaj7 G7 So give me just one— Fmadd9 Just one second Abmaj7 G7 So give me just one— Fmadd9 Just one second
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