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Intro -x2-: Cm Ab Eb Bb Gm Ab Eb Bb

      Cm                 Fm
I saw fireworks from the freeway
      Bb                         Eb
And behind closed eyes I cannot make them go away
               Cm                      Fm
Cause you were born on the fourth of july, freedom ring 
     Bb                           Eb
Well something on the surface it stinks
       Cm                                Fm
I said something on the surface, well it kind of makes me nervous
    Bb                                   Eb
Who says that you deserve this and what kind of god would serve this?
        Cm              Fm
We will cure this dirty old disease
        Bb
Well if you've got the poison I've got the remedy
 

    Cm            Fm
The remedy is the experience
          Bb           Eb
This is a dangerous liaison
          Cm                 Fm
I say the comedy is that its serious
          Bb                  Eb
This is a strange enough new play on words
          Cm                       Fm
I say the tragedy is how you're gonna spend
    Bb                             Eb
The rest of your nights with the light on
             Cm                   Fm
So shine the light on all of your friends
        Bb
Well it all amounts to nothing in the end.
 

Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.
Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.

Interlude: Cm Ab Eb Bb Gm Ab Eb Bb

        Cm                     Fm
I heard two men talking on the radio
     Bb                        Eb
In a cross fire kind of new reality show
  Cm                            Fm
Uncovering the ways to plan the next big attack 
          Bb                                  Eb
They were counting down the days to stab the brother in the
         Cm                      Fm
Be right back after this, the unavoidable kiss, 
          Bb                           Eb
Where the minty fresh death breath is sure to outlast
        Cm        Fm
This catastrophy, dance with me
           Bb
Because if you've got the poison, I've got the remedy 

 
    Cm            Fm
The remedy is the experience
          Bb           Eb
This is a dangerous liaison
          Cm                 Fm
I say the comedy is that its serious
          Bb                  Eb
This is a strange enough new play on words
          Cm                       Fm
I say the tragedy is how you're gonna spend
    Bb                             Eb
The rest of your nights with the light on
             Cm                   Fm
So shine the light on all of your friends
        Bb
Well it all amounts to nothing in the end.
 

Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.
Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.
 

Cm              Ab              Eb
 When I fall in love I take my time
                    Bb
 There's no need to hurry when I'm making up my mind
Cm                    Ab                       Eb                       Bb
 You can turn off the sun but I'm still gonna shine and I'll tell you why


-play G throughout this part-
Because the remedy is the experience.
This a dangerous liaison
I say the comedy is that its serious.
This is a strange enough new play on words
I say the tragedy is how you're gonna spend
The rest of your nights with the light on
So shine the light on all of your friends
Because it all amounts to nothing in the end.
 

Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.
Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.

 
    Cm            Fm
The remedy is the experience
          Bb           Eb
This is a dangerous liaison
          Cm                 Fm
I say the comedy is that its serious
          Bb                  Eb
This is a strange enough new play on words
          Cm                       Fm
I say the tragedy is how you're gonna spend
    Bb                             Eb
The rest of your nights with the light on
             Cm                   Fm
So shine the light on all of your friends
        Bb
Well it all amounts to nothing in the end.
 

Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.
Eb Ab Bb                 Cm   Gm    Ab     Bb
I--- I wont worry my life away. Hey, oh oh.

Outro: Am or C
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2 Comments

  1. akatsadventure

    +2 is easier and better for higher voises

  2. transpose down 3 for easier version

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