When I was a young boy,
My father took me into the
city to see a marching band.
He said, "Son when you grow up,
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would you be the saviour of the broken, the beaten and the damned?"
He said "Will you defeatthem,
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your demons, and all the non believers, the plans that they have made?"G D
Because one day I'll leave you,
A phantom to lead you in the
summer, to join the black parade."
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Sometimes I get the feeling she's watching over me.
Am C D [Dsus]And other times I feel like I should go.
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And through it all, the rise and fall, thebodies in the streets.
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And when you're gone we want you all to know.
G DWe'll carry on,
We'll carry on
And though you're dead and gone believe...