Chords for "War Is Over"
Date: Feb 10, 2006 From: Leif Thiborg ntro: A C G A A Bm Dm A Old soldiers talk about the battles fought to build a better world for me and you. B Dm A They sacrificed their lives to make a dream come true. B Dm A Now they're forgotten men remembered by so few. D F#m D7 G /F# But the war is over and the fighting ended many years ago. Em Em/D# G D The war is over. The battle's won but what is there to show? D Em Gm D Side by side they marched together fighting so their children could be free, E Gm D E Gm A To build a better world, a new society all classes unified to live in harmony D F#m D7 G /F# Now the war is over so let's forget and leave the past alone. Em Em/D# G A7 D The war is over, it's time for all the soldiers to go home. A G D A G D Bm F# Bm F# Rich men, poor men make history, fighting for the land of hope and glory A E A E A nation's voice will sing as o-o-one, G6/D A G6 A A battle cry until we've won A Bm C#m D D F#m D7 G G/F# The war is over and the patriotic comrades are no more. Em Em/D# G A D The war is over now they're going home to live just like before. D Dmaj7 Em Gm D Arm in arm we sang our patriotic songs of love and sentiment. D Dmaj7 Em Gm D Tears of joy to hide the sorrow, new tomorrows till we meet again, E Gm D With a new world to build we'll say: Auf weidersehen. E Gm D E What did they do for us? What did it prove to us? Em G A As we stand beside the silent grave The unknown soldier can't be saved. D F#m Am G G/F# Em Em/D# G A7 D The war is over The war is over, it's time for all the soldiers to go home A G D A G D D F#m The war is over.
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