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The Struggle

By: Zach Williams

[INTRO] [x2] Gb / Db / | Gb / Db / | Gb / Db / | Ab / / / [VERSE 1] Gb Db He woke up this morning Gb Db To an angel in his bed Gb Db There was a devil in the bottle Ab He was holding in his hand Gb Db With his head still full of whiskey Gb Db and his eyes now full of tears Gb Db He dusted off a bible Ab That he hadn’t read in years and he said [CHORUS 1] Gb Ab Bbm9 I am tired, I am torn Gb Ab Bbm9 Ab and I can’t take it any more Gb Ab Db Ab/C Bbm Ab You see this bottle has been my only friend Gb Absus Bbm But here I am to you my heart to you I give Gb Ab Db Gb/Db Db Oh, Father can you take away these tears [VERSE 2] Gb Db She struggles with ad - dic - tion Gb Db She struggles to fit in Gb Db She takes too much medi - cation Ab To cover up her tears Gb Db One pill to make her happy Gb Db Too many make her sad Gb Db Then she notices the Bible Ab In the hotel by her bed, she says, [CHORUS 2] Gb Ab Bbm9 “I am weary I am worn” Gb Ab Bbm9 Ab And I can’t take it any more Gb Ab Ab/C Db Ab/C Bbm Ab You see this bottle has been my only friend Gb Absus Bbm9 But here I am to you my heart to you I give Gb Ab Db Father can you wash away these sins [BRIDGE] Ab Gb Db Then the sun came up and the skies turned blue Ab Gb Db And the pain they knew was gone Ab Gb Db And as the old life died a new life it was born Eb7 Ab It was a life they never knew [OUTRO] Gb / Db / | Gb / Db / | Gb / Db / | Ab / / / | Db Until they followed you
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Songwriters: Zach Williams

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Tempo/BPM: 67.5