Verse 1:
          D           A
"I don't love you anymore"
          Bm             G
a pretty line that I adore
     D               A       Bm     Bsus4
Five words that I've heard before
            D            A
'Cause you keep me on a rope
             Bm               G
And tied a noose around my throat
        D             A      Bm     Bsus4
You're gone then back at my door
 
 
Pre-Chorus:
                 D                                 Gbm
'Cause if you're gonna leave, better leave, better do it fast
      Bm                           G
Can't live a little longer sitting on your lap
       D                                      Gbm
'Cause you know what you're doin' when you're comin' back
    Bm                         G
And I don't wanna have another heart attack
 
 
Chorus:
    -nc-
Oh, I can't be your lover on a leash
                  Bm       G
Every other week, when you please
    D Gbm     Bm     G                   D
Oh, I can't be the kiss that you don't need
    Gbm                Bm
The lie between your teeth
 
 
Post-Chorus:
    G               D
The cut that always bleeds
Gbm      Bm
-Ah-ah-ah-
    G               D
The cut that always bleeds
Gbm      Bm       G
-Ah-ah-ah-
 
 
Verse 2:
        D             Gbm
Say you love somebody new
             Bm                 G
Then beat my heart to black and blue
          D               Gbm           Bm       G
Then they leave, and it's me you come back to -Ah-ah-
           D            Gbm
To say you loved me all along
             Bm                   G
And kiss the bruises 'til they're gone
      D                     Gbm                   Bm       G
Bittersweet, 'cause I can't breathe inside your arms
 
 
Pre-Chorus:
                 D                                 Gbm
'Cause if you're gonna leave, better leave, better do it fast
      Bm                           G
Can't live another minute bleedin' from my back
       D                                   Gbm
'Cause I don't have another one for you to stab
    Bm                         G
And I don't wanna have another heart attack
 
 
Chorus:
    -nc-
Oh, I can't be your lover on a leash
                  Bm       G
Every other week, when you please
    D Gbm     Bm     G                   D
Oh, I can't be the kiss that you don't need
    Gbm                Bm
The lie between your teeth
 
 
Post-Chorus:
    G               D
The cut that always bleeds
Gbm      Bm
-Ah-ah-ah-
    G               D
The cut that always bleeds
Gbm      Bm    G
-Ah-ah-ah-
 
 
Bridge:
D     Gbm           Bm                 G
-Ooh-ooh-ooh- But even though you're killing me, yeah
D     Gbm         Bm                G
-Ooh-ooh-ooh- I need you like the air I breathe
  D                Gbm
I need, I need you more than me
  Bm                 G
I need you more than anything
D  Gbm    Bm  G
Please, please
 
 
Outro:
-nc-                              D
'Cause I could be your lover on a leash
Gbm           Bm             G
Every other week, when you please
    D Gbm     Bm G            D
Oh, I could be anything you need
   Gbm                 Bm
As long as you don't leave
    G
The cut that always -
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