Black Silk Ribbon
BLACK SILK RIBBON Song taken from the album the sun came out by 7 worlds collide. Song sung by Kt tunstall and bic Runga Em, Am, G, B major It was cold she was colder she wore a black silk ribbon in a bow around her throat for her lover she walked the halls her young heart singing Em, G, D, Ooo! Em, Am, G, B major He left a note on the pillow in the lamplight the words were dancing something smooth on her fingers the black silk ribbon like a cold comfort Em, G, D Ooo! Em, Am, G, B major I'm leaving he said and I'll find my own way home Em, Am, G, B major And the hounds in the courtyard they were waiting for their master when a cry from the window "don't you love me ?" Em, G, D Ooo! Em, Am, G, B major But for him it was simple it wasn't till he noticed there was something in her eyes in the mirror the ribbon came as a surprise, he cried Em, G, D Ooo! Em, Am, G, B major leave me she said and you'll find your own way home C, G, D But wasn't there something better waiting Didn't you feel it too? Em, G, B major, D See the black silk ribbon fly, fly see the black silk ribbon fly, fly and the hounds they were waiting C, G, D But wasn't there something better waiting didn0t you feel it too? Wasn't there something between me and you? between me and you?