Sylvia

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Chords and lyrics for Sylvia by The Antlers

Bm 
 
D 
 
G 
 
D 
 
 
Asus4 
 
A 
 
Bm 
Please, 
 
curtains
D/A 
in.
 
Start us  
G 
off… 
 
 
D/A 
You swing fi
Asus4 
rst.
A 
Bm 
Sorry. I don’t know what I sai
D/A 
d,
 
 
G 
 
D 
 
Asus4 
 
bu
A 
t you’re crying now again, and that only makes it worse.
 
G 
Let me d
D/F# 
 
m
Em 
 
job.
G 
Let me d
D/F# 
 
m
Em 
 
jo
A 
b.
 
D 
Sylvia, get your head out of the  
Bm 
oven.
 
Go back to  
Em 
screaming and cursing, remind me again how everyone betrayed you.
D 
Sylvia, get your head out of the  
B 
covers.
 
 
Em 
 
G 
 
Let me take  
A 
your temperature, you can throw t
D 
he thermometer right back at me, if that’s
 
D 
 
Bm 
 
Em 
G 
 
A 
 
D 
 
B 
 
Em 
G 
 
A 
 
Bm 
Please, please calm
D/A 
down.
 
Steady  
G 
out, I’m  
D/A 
terrif
Asus4 
ied.
A 
Bm 
Sorry. I want us to ally
D/A 
,
 
Asus4 A
G 
D/A 
 
G 
Let me d
D/F# 
 
m
Em 
 
job.
G 
Let me d
D/F# 
 
m
Em 
 
jo
A 
b.
 
D 
Sylvia, get your head out of the  
Bm 
oven.
 
Go back to  
Em 
screaming and cursing, remind me again how everyone betrayed you.
D 
Sylvia, get your head out of the  
B 
covers.
 
 
Em 
 
G 
 
Let me take  
A 
your temperature, you can throw t
D 
he thermometer right back at me, if that’s
 
D 
 
B 
 
Em 
G 
1 2 3 4  
A 
1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4
D 
 
B 
 
Em 
G 
 
A 
 
D 
 
D 
Sylvia, can’t you see what you are  
Bm 
doing?
 
Can’t you see I’m  
Em 
scared to speak, and I hate my voice ’cause it only makes you angry.
D 
Sylvia, I only talk when you are  
Bm 
sleeping.
 
 
Em 
 
G 
 
That’s when I te
A 
ll you everything, and I imagine that somehow you’re going to hear me…”

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