I STILL WISH
(CHORDS)
©2001 Nick Fessler


Intro:                                                                    D, D; A, A; G, C9-G-D
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I still remember what you wore on the day I learned your name             D, D; C9, C9
So very happy to have met you and I hoped you felt the same               G, G; A, A
For I was drawn by your laughter like a moth toward a flame               D, D; C9, C9
And now an ember burning in my heart is ever yours to claim               G, G; A, A
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And I still wish ... I had met you first                                  G, A;, Bm, Bm
I still wish ... I had met you first                                      G, A; C9, C9; D, C
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We would talk for timeless hours but too soon the time was gone           D, D; C9, C9
We spoke of yesterday, tomorrow and about what went wrong                 G, G; A, A
Because your heart had just been broken
you still heard the hangman’s gong                                        D, D; C9, C9
So behind a smile you would sing a sad, sad song                          G, G; A, A
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And I still wish I could have spared you the agony and hurt               G, A; D, D
And I still wish I could have shown you love’s best and not it’s worst    G, A;  D, D
And I still wish I could have helped you to quench your thirst            G, A; F#m, Bm
And I still wish ... I had met you first                                  G, A; Bm, Bm
I still wish ... I had met you first                                      G, A; C9, C9; D, C
.                                                                         C9, C9; C9-G-D
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It still hurts when I pause to think about you                            Em, G; D - A
And it gets worse if I dream about me with you                            Em, G; D - A
For I still thirst to love someone much like you                          Em, G; D - A
And I still wish ... I had met you first                                  G, A; Bm, Bm
I still wish ... I had met you first                                      G, A; C9, C9
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And I still wish I could have spared you the agony and hurt               G, A; D, D
And I still wish I could have shown you love’s best and not it’s worst    G, A, D, D
And I still wish I could have helped you to quench your thirst            G, A; F#m, Bm
And I still wish ... I had met you first                                  G, A; Bm, Bm
And I still wish ... I had met you first                                  G, A; D, D
I still wish ... I had met you first                                      G, A; C9, C9; D, C
.                                                                         C9, C9; C9-G-D
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