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Verse 1:
Bb                 C7    
 I've given up on giving up slowly
Eb    
 I'm blending in so you won't even know me
Gm7              F                   C7       Bb     Eb    
 Apart from this whole world that shares my fate
Bb              C7                     
 This one last bullet you mention
Eb    
 Is this my one last shot at redemption
Gm7             F                        C7      Bb    Eb    
 Coz I know to live you must give your life away


Pre-Chorus:
               Gm7              Eb             Bb       F    
 And I've been housing all this doubt and insecurity
               Gm7                Eb                   Bb                F    
 And I've been locked inside that house all the while you hold the key
               Gm7           Eb                      Bb             F    
 And I've been dying to get out and that might be the death of me
            C7                                           Eb    
 And even though there's no way of knowing where to go
                F       - chucka-chucka -
 I promise I'm going because...


Chorus:
Bb F             Eb        F     
 I gotta get out of here
       Bb                F                Eb               F     
 I'm stuck inside this rut that I fell into by mistake
Bb F              Eb            F    
 I gotta get out of here
         Gm7              F                    C7            F                   
 And I'm begging you, I'm begging you, I'm begging you to be my escape 


Verse 2:
Bb                 C7    
 I've given up on doing this alone now
Eb    
 Cause I failed and I'm ready to be shown how
Gm7                 F                      C7      Bb     Eb    
 You've told me the way, and I'm trying to get there
Bb                C7    
 And this life sentence that I'm serving
Eb    
 I admit that I'm every bit deserving
Gm7                     F                      C7       Bb      Eb    
 But the beauty of grace is that it makes life not fair


Pre-Chorus:
               Gm7              Eb             Bb       F    
 And I've been housing all this doubt and insecurity
               Gm7                Eb                   Bb                F    
 And I've been locked inside that house all the while you hold the key
               Gm7           Eb                      Bb             F    
 And I've been dying to get out and that might be the death of me
            C7                                           Eb    
 And even though there's no way of knowing where to go
                F       - chucka-chucka -
 I promise I'm going because...


Chorus:

Bb F              Eb         F     
 I gotta get out of here
         Bb                     F              Eb                     F    
 Coz I'm afraid that this complacency is something I can't shake, yeah
Bb F             Eb          F    
 I gotta get out of here
         Gm7              F                    Eb                  F                   
 And I'm begging you, I'm begging you, I'm begging you to be my escape 


Bridge:
Gm7             Eb    
 I am a hostage to my own humanity
Bb                             C7    
 Self-detained and forced to live in this mess I've made
Gm7                         Eb    
 And all I'm asking is for you to do what you can with me
Bb                           C7    
 But I can't ask you to give what you already gave

 

Pre-Chorus:
               Gm7              Eb             Bb       F    
 And I've been housing all this doubt and insecurity
               Gm7                Eb                   Bb                F    
 And I've been locked inside that house all the while you hold the key
               Gm7           Eb                      Bb             F    
 And I've been dying to get out and that might be the death of me
            C7                                           Eb    
 And even though there's no way of knowing where to go
                F       - chucka-chucka -
 I promise I'm going because...


Chorus:
Bb F             Eb        F     
 I gotta get out of here
       Bb                F                Eb               F     
 I'm stuck inside this rut that I fell into by mistake
Bb F              Eb            F    
 I gotta get out of here
         Gm7              F                    C7            F                   
 And I'm begging you, I'm begging you, I'm begging you to be my escape


Outro - on piano -:
Fm7 Eb Db    - 1x for acoustic version, 2x for original version -

Bb           C7            Eb    
 I fought you for so long, I should have let you win
 Gm7           F                     Eb     
 Oh how we regret those things we do
Bb         C7            Eb                         Gm7    
 And all I was trying to do was save my own skin
    F                   Eb     
 Oh-o, but so were you

Outro:
   So    were    you 
    F        Gm7      Bb    
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7 Comments

  1. Panic! At The twenty one Chemical Fall Out doddleoddleSNCKghosts

    I think +3 is the easiest and sounds the best in my opinion.

  2. Does anyone know the strum pattern?

  3. My all time fav song, thank you :-)

  4. what’s the intro?

  5. Very nice!

    “chucka Chucka” got me on chuckles
    Great job!

  6. I LOVE THIS SONG THANK YOU SOOOO MUCH!!!!!

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