Tab: "Everything Matters" by Glen Phillips
Transcribed by michael a. mazur

Capo IV

Intro:

    A/C#       B             A5
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Verse:

F#5  B5       A/C# B A5   (as in intro)
do i make you better still?

F#5   B5        A/C#    B  A5
isn't that what brought us here?

F#m           G#m            A
making some excuse to get us both nowhere

F#m           G#m           C#m B  A
life is never easy but it's almost fair


Chorus:

         E                       B
there is nothing that doesn't matter

         C#m                     A
there is nothing that doesn't matter

      E                       G#
every word is a seed that you scatter

         C#m                     A
there is nothing that doesn't matter


Verse:

shut your mouth and just be with me
we throw stones all too easily
every angry word is like a cigarette
a moment of relief, a nail in your chest
it's better to never start


Chorus:

there is nothing that doesn't matter
there is nothing that doesn't matter
every word is a seed that you scatter
there is nothing that doesn't matter

              E     C#m  B  A
everything matters


E  B  E
C#m  B  A
E  B


Verse:

shut your mouth, lay down here with me
we'll forgive every little thing
every heartless thought and every thoughtless deed
i will carry you and you will carry me


Chorus:

there is nothing that doesn't matter
there is nothing that doesn't matter
every word is a seed that you scatter
there is nothing that doesn't matter

              E     C#m
everything matters

B          A        E
everything matters

B          E
everything matters

              C#m  B  A
everything matters