Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
D F D F
Verse 1DI can hound you, if I need too. Sip your brandy from a crystal shoe in the Gcorner.F In the Dcorner. EmWhile the others climb, reaching Bmdizzy heights, the Gworld's in front of me inB♭ black and Cwhite. I'm on Dthe bottom lineF, I'm onD the Fbottom line.
Verse 2I'd have a cardiac, if I had such luck. Lucky losers, lucky losers landing on skid row. Landing on skid row. While the Diamond Jims, and the Kings road pimps, breathe heavy in their brand new clothes. I'm on the bottom line, I'm on the bottom line.
ChorusGmAnd I gotta get a Dmmeal ticket. B♭To survivCe you need a Fmeal ticket, to stay alAmive you need a Dmmeal ticket. GmFeel no pain, no pain. FNo regret, no regret. When the Cline's been signed, you're sB♭omeone else. GmDo yourself a favor, the Ammeal ticket does the restDm. [repeat intro.]
Verse 3Shake a hand, if you have too. Trust in us, and we will love you anyway. Anyway. Don't leave us stranded in the jungle, with fifty per cent, that's hard to handle, ain't that so. Ain't that so. [repeat chorus] [repeat intro.]
Solo[repeat chorus] [repeat intro.]