Wicked - The Wizard And I
Wizard and I Ab C/Ab Did that really just happen? Ab C/Ab Have I actually understood? Ab This weird quirk I've tried C/Ab To suppress or hide Fm/Ab Is a talent that could Ab Ab #5 Db Help me meet the Wizard Bbm7 Eb/G Cm If I make good Gb C Dm G7 So I'll make, good; C Dm/C G7/C C Dm G7 G When I meet the Wizard, C Dm G7 C Once I prove my worth C C/B Am And then I'll meet the Wizard Dm C/F Gsus What I've waited for since, G Since birth! G/C C Dm/C G7/C G And with all his Wizard wisdom, C Em By my looks, he won't be blinded. Bb/F C/G Do you think the Wizard is dumb? Bb/F G Or, like Munchkins, so small-minded? Am No! He'll say to me, Dm G/B C/E "I see who you truly are - Am Dm Gsus A girl on whom I can rely!" G C Dm7 C/E F And that's how we'll begin C Dm G The Wizard and I C Dm G C Dm G7 G Once I'm with the Wizard C Dm G7 G My whole life will change C C/B Am 'Cuz once you're with the Wizard Dm C/F Gsus No one thinks you're strange! C Dm Gm7 No father is not proud of you, C C/B Em No sister acts ashamed F/Bb Csus2 F/C And all of Oz has to love you C F/Bb Bb7M Gsus When by the Wizard, you're acclaimed G Am7 Dm7 And this gift or this curse G/B C/E I have inside Am7 Dm7 Gsus G Maybe at last, I'll know why as C Dm7 C/E we are hand in hand - Fsus F A7M The Wizard and I! Dmaj C#m11 And one day, he'll say to me, "Elphaba Dmaj9 C#m11 A girl who is so superior, Fmaj9 Em7 Shouldn't a girl who's so good inside Dm Em Have a matching exterior? Cm Bb/Eb F Bb/D And since folks here to an absurd degree Cm Bb/Eb F Bb/D Seem fixated on your verdigris. Db Csus C Would it be all right by you Bbm7 Csus C If I ..... de-greenified you?" Am And though of course, Dm G/B C That's not important to me. Am Dm G "All right, why not?" I'll reply C C/D C/E F Oh, what a pair we'll be Am Dm Gsus The Wizard and I; C Dm C/E Yes, what a pair we'll be F The Wizard and... Arrpegio .... Db F Gb Bb Bmaj9#11 Unlimited Ebm Bmaj9 Gbmaj9/Db My future is unlimited Bmaj9 And I've just had a vision Bbm11 Ebm11 Almost like a prophecy Abdim/Db Gb/Db Db9sus I know - it sounds truly crazy Gb/Db Db9 And true, the vision's hazy A9 A7M A6 Dmaj But I swear, someday there'll be Gb/Db F/Db A celebration throughout Oz B/Db Bbsus Bb Bbsus Bb Gm7 Gm9 Bb7M/C C7 That's all to do with me! B Bsus/C# Bsus/F# And I'll stand there with the Wizard B Bsus/C# Bsus/F# Feeling things I've never felt B Bsus/Bb G#m7 Bsus/Ab And though I'd never show it Abm7 Dbm B/E F#sus F# I'll be so happy, I could melt! Abm7 B/Db And so it will be F#/Bb B/Eb For the rest of my life G#m7 Bsus/C# And I'll want nothing else F# Till I die B C#m7 B/D# Esus Held in such high esteem E C Dm7 C/E F When people see me, they will scream F C Csus/D C/E Fm/Ab For half of Oz's fav'rite team: G7 The Wizard C Dm7 G Am9 am Fmaj Db (add #4) B (add b6) C And I!