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Moderately fast
I Know It’s Today
Music by
Jeanine Tesori
Copyright © 2008 DWA Songs (ASCAP) and That’s Music To My Ears (ASCAP)
Worldwide Rights for DWA Songs and That’s Music To My Ears Administered by
Cherry Lane Music Publishing Company, Inc.
International Copyright Secured All Rights Reserved

Words by
David Lindsay-Abaire
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Young Fiona: Settle in girls, it’s story time!
- - -
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¸
D
¡
“There’s a prin
,
,
,
cess
,
-
Em/D
¡
in a tow
,
,
,
er.”
,
-
A7/D
¡
Oh, my gosh,
,
,
,
that’s
,
just
D
,
like
,
me.
,
_
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¡
“Poor Ra pun
,
,
,
- zel
,
-
Em/D
¡
needs a hair
,
,
,
cut,
,
-
A7/D
¡
but the witch
,
,
,
won’t
,
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set
D
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her
,
free.
,
,
She pass
G/B
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es - time by sing
A/C#
,
,
,
,
ing,”
,
¸
,
- like some
F#/A#
,
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one else
,
,
,
I know.
Bm
,
,
,
,
“As
,
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3
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years
G/B
go by, she sits
A/C#
,
,
,
,
and waits.” As years
F#/A#
,
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go by?
Tacet
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Uh, oh…
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“A tor
G/B
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tur - ous -
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ex is
Cm
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- tence.” -
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I
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,
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don’t
A/C#
re mem -
, , ,
ber - this part.
Dm
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“She wish
Bb/D
,
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es - she were dead.”
Ebm
, , , ,
, ,
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Skip
µ
a head,
, , ,
- skip a head…
, , ,
-
.
“But
,
-
_
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¸
in
B/F#
the end,
, ¸ 
,
Ra pun
,
,
,
- zel
,
- finds
F#5
a mil
,
 , ¸
lion - aire.
,
 ,
,
-
,
The prince
B/F#
,
¸
is good
, ¸ 
,
at climb
,
,
,
ing
,
-
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¡
and
, ¸
braid
,
ing
,
- gold
Esus2/F#
,
en
,
- hair.”
F#
,
So I know
, ,
,
,
1
_
¸
¸
D
,
¡ ,
he’ll
A/C#
ap pear -
G/B
,
,
, ,
¸
,

,
’cause
A/C#
there are rules
D
, ,
,
,
and there
,
,
are
A/C#
,
,
,
stric
,
¸
-
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¸
¸
G/B
tures. -
,
,
,
A/C#
¡
D
¡
I be lieve
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- the sto
Gsus2
,
,
ry
,
¸
,
- books -
,
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I
,
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read
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,
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by can
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dle - light. -
A
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,
My white knight
D
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and
A/C#
his steed
,
,
,
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¸
¸
G/B
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¸
,

¡
A/C#
,
will look
D
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just
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like
,
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these
A/C#
,
,
,
pic
Bm
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,
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,
It
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¸
won’t
B7
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be
,
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long now,
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,
I guar
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an - tee. -
C
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,
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Day
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num ber
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,
A7sus4
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twen ty - three. -
D
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¡ .
A/C# G/B
¡ ,
I know
,
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it’s
A/C#
,
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,
to
,
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day,
D
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,

.
A/C# G/B
¡ ,
I know
,
¸
it’s
A/C#
,
¸
,
to day.
D
,
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E/D
,
¡
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G
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A
Teen Fiona: Oh, here’s a good one! It’s a classic!
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D
-
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¸
D
¡
“There’s a prin
,
,
,
cess
,
-
Em/D
¡
in a co
,
,
ma.” -
,
,
¡
A7/D
¡
Glad it’s her
,
,
,
in
,
-
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¸
¸
stead
D
of
,
¸
,
me.
,
¸
,
¡ ¡
“Pret ty - maid
,
,
,
en
,
-
Em/D
¡
in a glass
,
,
,
box.”
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2
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¸
A7/D
¡
How, I won
,
,
,
der,
,
- does
D
,
she
,
pee?
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Blah, blah, blah,
G/B
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blah… “poi son - ap
A/C#
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ple.” - Bor ing, -
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bor
F#/A#
ing… “e vil - queen.”
Bm
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,
,
Fill er, - fill
G/B
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,
er… - been
,
,
there, read
A/C#
, ,
that. Sev en - short
F#/A#
,
, , ,
ies - on the scene.
Bm
,
,
,
,
,
Skip
µ
a
, ,
-
_
¸
¸
head,
,
skip a head…
, , ,
-
.
But
,
-
in
B/F#
the end,
, ¸ 
,
the prin
,
,
,
cess
,
- wakes
F#5
up with a start.
,
, ¸
,
,
,
,
The
,
¸
_
¸
¸
prince
B/F#
is good
, ¸ 
,
at kiss
,
,
,
ing
,
-
¡
and
, ¸
melt
,
ing
,
- Snow
Eadd2/F#
,
White’s
F#
,
_
¸
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heart.
,
,
So I know
D
,
,
, ,
¡ ,
he’ll
A
ap pear -
G
,
,
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,

¡
A
and his
,
,
_
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ar
D
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mor - will
,
,
be
A
,
,
,
blind
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ing, -
,
,
,
A
¡
D
¡ ,
as shin
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ing - as
,
,
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Gsus2
,
his per
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fect
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- teeth
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and man
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ly
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- hose.
A
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He’ll pro pose -
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,
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on
A
one knee
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¡
A
and our pre
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nup
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- will
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be
A/C#
,
,
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bind
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Bm
ing. -
,
,
,
,
A bout
B7
,
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,

- time
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we set
,
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,
a wed
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ding - date.
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C
,
,
,
,
G
¡
Day
, ¸
num ber
,
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,
nine
A7sus4
hun dred
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,
,
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,
and fif ty -
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3
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eight.
D
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¡ .
A G
¡
I know
,
,
it’s
A
,
¸
,
to day.
D
,
¸
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,

,
A
¡
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¸
G
¡ ,
He’ll show
,
¸
up
,
¸
,
to day.
D
,
¸
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G
¸
Adult Fiona: Ay.
C
¸¸ ¸
-
,
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,
F
¡
There’s a prin
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cess,
,
-
Gm/F
¡
an y - prin
,
,
,
cess,
,
-
C7/F
¡
take your pick,
,
,
,
they’re
,
all
F
,
like
,
me.
,
_
, ¡
Not ex act
, , ,
- ly.
,
-
Gm/F
¡
I’m still wait
,
,
,
ing;
,
-
C7/F
¡
they’re out liv
,
,
,
ing
,
-
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,
hap
F
pi -
,
,
,
,
ly.
,
-
,
Ev er - af
Gm
,
,
ter - bet ter - get
C
,
,
,
,
here. I want love
A/C#
,
, , ,
in sec onds - flat.
Dm
,
,
,
,
,
¡
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,
No
Gm/Bb
one needs these mid
C
,
,
,
,
dle - bits.
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, , ,
¸
,
Whoops,
A/C#
did I
Tacet
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do that?
, , , ¡
»
Cut the
¸
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vil
G7/B
lains, - cut
, ,
the vamp
C
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ing, -
, ,
¡
cut
A/C#
this fair y - tale.
Dm
, ,
,
,
,
Cut the per
Bb7/D
, ,
il - and the pit
Eb
, , , , ,
falls, - cut the
, , , ,
_
pup
C7/E
pet - and the whale.
Fm
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,
,
, ,
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Cut the mon
F#m/C#
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sters, -
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_
cut the curs
C#
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es, -
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_
keep the
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in
F#m/C#
tro, -
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cut the vers
C#
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es -
, ,
,
and the wait
F#m/C#
, ,
, ¸
ing,
, ¸
- the wait
,
,
,
ing,
,
- the wait
C#
,
,
, ¸
ing,
, ¸
- the wait
,
,
,
ing,
,
-
3 3 3 3
_
¡
the wait
, ¸
,
,
ing.
¸ ¸
-
¸ ,
,
But I know
¸
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,
,
3
4
_
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¸
D
,
¡ ,
he’ll
A
ap pear, -
G
,
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¸
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¡
A
though I seem
D
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,
a
,
¸
,
bit
,
,
bi
A
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,
,
po -
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¸
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G
lar,
-
,
,
,
.
A D
¡ ,
and I’m
,
¸
,
a van
Gsus2
,
,
dal
,
¸
,
- now
,
¸
as
,
¸
,
well.
,
¸
_
¸
¸
,
,
Hope he
,
¸
won’t
,
¸
,
mind.
A
,
¸
,
I’m a find.
D
,
,
,
, ,
¡ ,
I’m
A
a catch
,
,
,
_
¸
¸
G
,
¸
,

¡
A
and a ver
D
,
,
y
,
¸
,
- gift
,
,
ed
A/C#
,
,
,
- bowl
Bm
,
¸
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,
,
,
,
It
,
,
_
¸
¸
won’t
B7
,

be
,
¸
long now,
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, ,
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,
I guar
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¸
an
,
¸
,
- tee. -
C
,
¸
,
,
,
,
G
¡
Day
, ¸
num ber…
,
¸
,
-
_
¸
¸
A7sus4
. ¡
Are you there,
Cmaj7
,
,
,
God?
,
¡
It’s
,
me,
,

Fi o
Bm7
,
,
,
- na.
,
- All:
¡
It’s
,
me,
,

Fi
,
,
-
_
¸
¸
o
Am7
,
na!
,
,
, ¸
-
¸
¸
¸
Am
¸
¸
¸
,
,
,
,
Now, I know
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,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
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he’ll
B
ap pear -
A
,
,
,
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,
,
¸
,
,


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’cause
B
there are rules
E
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,
,
and there
,
,
are
B
,
,
,
stric
,
¸
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¸
A
tures. -
,
,
,

B E
¡
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A
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ry
,
,
,
- books -
,
,
I
,
,
,
read
,
¸
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,
,
by can
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dle - light. -
Bsus4
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B
,
My white knight,
E
,
,
, ,
,
my knight
,
¸
,
,
,
and
,
,
,
his
,
,
,
3
steed
A
,
,
,
,
,
,
B
,
will
,
¸
5
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look
E
just
,
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like
,
,
these
B/D#
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pic
C#m
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tures. -
,
,
,
,
It won’t
C#7
,
,
,
be
,
,
long
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,
_
¸
¸
¸
¸
now,
,
,
I guar
,
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an - tee. -
D
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,
,
,
Young Fiona:
C
¡
Day
, ¸
num
,
ber
,
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¸
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twen
Teen Fiona:
D
¡
ty -
Day
three.
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,
,
-
num
,
ber
,
- nine
A
¸,
,
Adult Fiona:
fif
Day
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ty - eight.
num
,
,
,
,
-
ber
,
-
B
¡
eight
, ¸
thou
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sand,
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-
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¸
¸
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C
¡
four
, ¸
hun
,
dred
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-
D
¡
and
,
»
Tacet
,
twen ty - three. -
.
Young Fiona:
E
, , ,
-
¡ ,
I know
,
¸
B
it’s
,

,
to
,
,
-
_
¸
¸
¸
¸
day,
A
,
¸
,
,
ooh.
,
B E
,
,
,
,
I know
,
¸
B
it’s
,

,
to
day,
A
,
,
-
,
¸
,
,
ooh.
,
B
,
,
_
¸
¸
¸
¸
Teen Fiona:
¡ ,
I know
,
¸
it’s
,

,
to day,
,
,
-
,
¸
,
,
ooh.
,
,
,
,
,
I know
,
¸
it’s
,

,
to
,
,
-
_
¸
¸
¸
¸
. ¡
Adult Fiona:
,
I know
,
¸
it’s
,

,
to day,
,
,
-
,
¸
,
,
ooh.
,
,
,
,
,
I
,
¸
_
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E
,
,
I know
,
¸
B
it’s
,

,
to day.
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,
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Tacet
,
I know
,
¸
it’s
,

,
to day.
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,
,
,

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D
,
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E
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day,
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it’s
,

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to day.
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know it’s
,

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to day.
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it’s
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to day.
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    I A be .ty    maid - en   in    a glass box.” Glad Em/D    it’s her in  -    me.pear D     A/C# D ’cause there are      the sto  rules Gsus2 and      there A/C#   stric - are A/C#    tures.   A/C# G/B       I know  day.three.   “Pret .        D  G/B   A/C# G/B he’ll     ap . C    It     B7 won’t       be long A7sus4    I guar D -   an .ma.ber      twen . look just      like A/C#   pic Bm these -    tures.ty . here’s a good one! It’s a classic!  D        D stead of “There’s a    prin .  D can A/C#     My white knight       and his steed     will       now.   A7/D  it’s D   G A  Em/D   Teen Fiona: Oh.tee.”  2 . A/C#    to  D  A/C# to -  D     day.cess   in      a co .  G/B            I know it’s E/D A/C#  G       Day num .light.lieve    ry D -      books A/C# I -   read  G/B  by       dle .

ty - 3 . wed . Sev .        as A shin - ing   as  Gsus2     D      his per A fect  and      man ly  D     He’ll pro .son F#/A#       A/C# ap .    head. Bm   does G/B  she G/B  pee? Blah. the F#5 prin . he’ll    A     A ap . I    won . read that.cess wakes up      with a Eadd2/F#  F# start.” Fill .head… But fill .er.dred and    fif . Bm µ          bor ing… “e .ber        nine  hun .en B/F#               on   a - short . blah.der.  Bm      on one knee B7        time A and      our pre .    A   Day G bout   we set A7sus4     a   date. The       B/F# prince      is good  at  kiss - ing D    G    melt A - and ing G  Snow     and his White’s     So I A know      teeth G heart.pear D    D ar - mor      will be blind    ing. Skip       in the end.ies the scene.pose hose.vil queen.ing.ding  C       num .nup      will be A/C#   bind -      ing. A/C#   blah.” Bor . A7/D     F#/A# D How. blah… “poi .er… been there.ple. skip      a .

A/C#     A/C#     did I Tacet    do that?  Eb  Cut  Whoops. they’re C7/F     all like     Not ex .    There’s a prin .dle   bits.       But I know 4 .ing.falls. A       me.  C7/F    F - Adult Fiona: Ay.lains.  D  eight.il and the pit .y prin .cess. the curs .cess. Cut the           per . the wait . take your pick. G   A G   I D     know G it’s A   to C D    day.  Gm/F     Gm/F   an . they’re out A/C#    liv Dm ing        hap pi ly.        F F      He’ll show up to    day.   the wait .ing.ing.      3 the wait -  ing. Dm         vil .ing. cut Bb7/D the   C7/E   and   the C# Fm   Cut    cut   C# C#    keep  the pup .   G7/B Gm/Bb  one   C No needs these mid . cut this fair .onds flat.            Ev .ter bet .pet F#m/C# whale.y        the F#m/C# F#m/C# tale.act - ly.es and the wait .er af . cut the vers . 3                 3 in .sters.es. mon .ing. 3         3 the wait .ter get here. Gm      I’m still wait C  ing.tro. cut the vamp . I C      in   the want love sec .

light. I know B    stric -      A        ap .o Bm7     Day num . G    It     B7 won’t       be long Cmaj7       now. D though   I seem Gsus2    a      bit bi A -     po -      lar.     a van    dal D      now as A I’m - well.      G  Hope he won’t       A   mind.        Fi .pear.dle .   Fi -    o Am7          he’ll B E B A     B    E         Now. Am  na.tee.     I be . Bsus4                 3 My white knight. God?     It’s me.an .   G D      he’ll A A G       and  A D ap . A  D     I’m a A/C# find.ber…    A7sus4       E na!  Are you there.y gift      ed C    er.    bowl Bm      I’m a catch    and   a    ver .pear ’cause there are      the E sto  rules A and      there are      tures. I guar .lieve B -    ry -      books A I   B read          by can . my knight and his       steed   will 5 .  All: It’s   me.

day.three.     I guar -   an . A   ooh.                 I know it’s          ooh. D    It C#7  C won’t       be long    now.three.       day.        I know it’s        it’s to - to - day.      E Teen Fiona: I know  B Adult Fiona: I           know A it’s to . I know it’s to - day. nine  thou .sand. B   E      A Young Fiona: I       know it’s B to -         day.day. to . to .tee.    E        I know it’s ooh.dred E   and  twen . D       ooh.day.                       I know it’s I know it’s to . Teen Fiona: Day num Adult Fiona: Day num fif . A      ber   B   eight Young Fiona: Day num  - ber        D    -  ber D        Tacet  B twen . 6 .ty . Tacet    E   I to -        day.ty .      ooh.     E look just      like B/D#   pic C#m these -    tures.          know it’s to .    C  four  B hun .ty .day.day.eight.

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