Artist The Script
Album Science & Faith
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Verse:
G               G
am I better off dead
Em                D
am I better off a quitter
G                       G
They say I'm better off now
Em                   D
Than i ever was with her
C                     Em             D
As they take me to my local down the street
            Bm      C            Em             D
I'm smiling but I'm dying trying not to drag my feet
G              G           Em                D
They say a few drinks will help me to forget her
G                 G      Em            D
But after one too many I know that I'm never
C             Em                      D
Only they can see where this is gonna end
             Bm        C            Em              D
But they all think I'm crazy but to me it's perfect sense

Chorus:
G
And my mates are all there trying to calm me down
D
'Cause I'm shouting your name all over town
Em
I'm swearing if i go there now
C
I can change your mind turn it all around
G
And I know that I'm drunk but I'll say the words
D
And she'll listen this time even though 
Em
Dial her number and confess to her 
C
I'm still in love but all i heard was nothing

Interlude: G        G     Em     D

Verse:
G            G            Em                   D
So I stumble there, along the railings and the fences
G                     G                Em          D
I know if I'm face to face that she'll come to her senses 
C                       Em              D                                   
Every drunk step i take leads me to her door
Bm                       C
If she sees how much I'm hurting
       Em               D
She'll take me back for sure

Chorus:
G
And my mates are all there trying to calm me down
D
'Cause I'm shouting your name all over town
Em
I'm swearing if i go there now
C
I can change your mind turn it all around
G
And I know that I'm drunk but I'll say the words
D
And she'll listen this time even though 
Em
Dial her number and confess to her 
C
I'm still in love but all i heard was nothing

G

D
She said nothing
Em                                    C
Oh I wanted words but all I heard was nothing

         G
Oh I got nothing
Nothing
D
I got nothing
Nothing

Em                                    C
Oh I wanted words but all I heard was nothing

Bridge:
Bm    C 

G
Oh sometimes love is intoxicating

Bm    C

G
Oh you're coming down your hands are shaking

Bm    C

G
When you realise there's no one waiting

Bm    C

G

G               G
am I better off dead
Em                D
am I better off a quitter
G                       G
They say I'm better off now
Em                   D
Than I ever was with her

Chorus:
G
And my mates are all there trying to calm me down
D
'Cause I'm shouting your name all over town
Em
I'm swearing if i go there now
C
I can change your mind turn it all around
G
And I know that I'm drunk but I'll say the words
D
And she'll listen this time even though 
Em
Dial her number and confess to her 
C
I'm still in love but all i heard was nothing
G
D
She said nothing
Em                                    C
Oh I wanted words but all I heard was nothing
         G
Oh I got nothing
Nothing
D
I got nothing
Nothing
Em                                    C
Oh I wanted words but all I heard was nothing

Outro: G  D  Em  C    
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UkuleleGirl

In the verses it’s ‘G, D, Bm, A’, not ‘D, D, Bm, A’ and in the chorus it’s ‘And she’ll listen this time even though they’re slurred’

Definitely not a hornet

Does anyone know the strum pattern..?

hardlyreal

So is -2

hardlyreal

+5 is easy

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