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Irish Coldplay fan finds handwritten Chris Martin lyrics in Dublin library

The find was part of a treasure hunt set up by the band to celebrate the release of their new album.

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin
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PARA, PARA, PARADISE indeed. 

One lucky Dublin fan is the proud owner of handwritten Coldplay lyrics, penned by frontman Chris Martin’s fair hand.

Colma O’Bhriain was the Irish winner of a treasure hunt created by the band to celebrate the release of their new album, Ghost Stories.

Words to all nine songs on the album were hidden inside horror-themed books in cities across the world, for one lucky fan to find and keep.

Yesterday, the band began the eighth treasure hunt in Dublin by tweeting this cryptic clue:

Eventually the handwritten lyrics were discovered by Colma at Dundrum Library in Dublin, concealed in a copy of C Funke’s Ghosthunters & The Bloodthirsty Baroness:

colmanibhriain Source: Twitter/@ColmaNiBhriain

Colma is pretty delighted about the whole thing:

Other lyrics sheets have been found in Johannesburg, Mexico City, Singapore, Helsinki, Barcelona, Kent, New York and New Zealand. Read more about the treasure hunt here.

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