A very popular song from recent times and the song only uses a few chords

STANDARD TUNING version

[Intro]
C D Em D (3x)
C D Em

[Long intro]
C G
Well you only need the light when its burning low
D Em
Only miss the sun when its starts to snow
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when you let her go
C G
Only know you’ve been high when youre feeling low
D Em
Only hate the road when youre missin home
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when youve let her go

And you let her go

[Song start-up]
Em C D Bm
Em C D(sus4)

[Verse 1]
Em C
Staring at the bottom of your glass
D Bm
Hoping one day you will make a dream last
Em C D(sus4)
The dreams come slow and goes so fast
Em C
You see her when you close your eyes
D Bm
Maybe one day you will understand why
Em C D(sus4)
Everything you touch all it dies

[Chorus]
C G
But you only need the light when its burning low
D Em
Only miss the sun when its starts to snow
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when youve let her go
C G
Only know youve been high when youre feeling low
D Em
Only hate the road when youre missin home
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when youve let her go

[Verse 2]
Em C
Staring at the ceiling in the dark
D Bm
Same ol empty feeling in your heart
Em C D(sus4)
Love comes slow and it goes so fast
Em C
Well you see her when you fall asleep
D Bm
But to never to touch and never to keep
Em
Because you loved her too much
C D(sus4)
And you dive too deep

[Chorus]
C G
But you only need the light when its burning low
D Em
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when youve let her go
C G
Only know youve been high when youre feeling low
D Em
Only hate the road when youre missin home
C G D(sus4)
Only know your love her when youve let her go
Em
And you let her go
C D
Ooooo ooooo oooooo
Em
And you let her go
C D
Ooooooo ooooo ooooo
Em
And you let her go

C D
Em C D

[Chorus]
C G
Cause you only need the light when its burning low
D Em
Only miss the sun when its starts to snow
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when you’ve let her go
C G
Only know youve been high when youre feeling low
D Em
Only hate the road when youre missin home
C G D(sus4)
Only know you love her when youve let her go

[Chorus]
C G
Cause you only need the light when its burning low
D Em
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
C G D (gentle stroke)
Only know you love her when youve let her go

[Guitar fading out]

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