Strong Woman by Jen Cloher Guitar Chords by Jen Cloher

Strong Woman by Jen Cloher Guitar Chords

[Verse 1]
Bb Gm F Dm
When I was young, I wanted to be Jon
Bb Gm F Dm
It wasn’t hard, short hair, no curves to speak of
Bb Gm F Dm
I could do things I couldn’t do as Jen
Bb Gm F Dm
Ride bikes with boys, kiss girls and make some noise
Bb Gm F Dm
Bb Gm F Dm

[Verse 2]
Bb Gm F Dm
I grew to be a young lady
Bb Gm F Dm
Catholic Girls School, will try to do that to you
Bb Gm F Dm
Never fit in, to love was to live in sin
Bb Gm F Dm
So I stood out, I was born to let it out
Bb Gm F Dm
Bb Gm F Dm

[Chorus 1]
Bb Dm
This world, it wasn’t made for women
Bb Gm Dm
You know even before you bleeding
Bb Gm Dm
I’m sorry, can’t you hear me speaking?
Bb Gm Dm
How is it now, now that I’m screaming?

[Verse 3]
Bb Gm F Dm
I know, I am a strong woman
Bb Gm F Dm
Never questioned my strength, it was passed on
Bb Gm F Dm
Proud my mother wanted respect more than love
Bb Gm F Dm Bb Gm F Dm
And her mother taught her that she could want for more
Bb Gm F Dm

[Chorus 2]
Bb Gm Dm
This world, it wasn’t made for women
Bb Gm Dm
You know even before you bleeding
Bb Gm Dm
I’m sorry, can’t you hear me speaking?
Bb Gm Dm
How is it now, now that I’m screaming?

[Verse 4]
Bb Gm F Dm
I know, I am a strong woman
Bb Gm F Dm
Never questioned my strength, it was passed on
Bb Gm F Dm
Proud my mother wanted respect more than love
Bb Gm F Dm (mute)
Kia kaha, be proud, stay strong, go on

1 year ago

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