Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capoe|----0----| B|----3----| G|----2----| D|----0----| A|----x----| E|----x----|
Verse 1GWhen Im hosed and they're closing iCn, maybe only then, Emreally, Ill try to get rDight with myselGf. So Ill grope down that ladder aCgain, until Im tumbling but rEmeally, I just want to sDlide, I want to craGsh-land. While my friend, my assocCiate, hes a regal man. HeEm bindles and he twists and tDies, gives the reckoninGg, and then its back on the road agaCin with maybe thirteen grand. EmMoralize all you might lDike, I don't believe in Git.
ChorusG(Youve never earned your sCoul.) I knoDw, D(Youve never earned your sCoul.) I knoDw, D(Youve never earned your sCoul.) I knoDw, but Im gonna Emtry. C G D G
Verse 2GIm a rich young sophisticCate, Ive got girls and friends. ImEm doing what I really lDike and getting paid forG it. GThere is no key, theres no plCan; I discovered that. And, tEmruly, I dont think you'll fDind a happier maGn.
Chorus"....but I'm gonna tEmry." C G D You float up hEmigh and it isnt a sCin. And there isnt a hGell where well be sDent. Theres only Emnow, and there isnt tChen. So just breathe it Gin. D G