I was wGalking along on the oDcean, Am I felt a fGever burning up Dall I am, Am 'Cause if Gthere's one thing that DI can't stand, It's sAmtanding next to my fCellow manG. Ah-ah-ahD. Ah-ah-ahAm. It's about to Ambreak. DOh.Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
Verse 2For the Gsocial worker at the Dneedle exchange. Am For the Gself-medicated and the Dhard deranged. Am For the Glesbians at the Dbakery, Am Saying, G"Do you really Dhate me?" Am It's about to Gbreak. D Am
Chorus 1Break like a Gfever. D Am It's about to Gbreak. D Am Break like a Gfever. D Am
Verse 3People Emlooking for themselves inDside of mirrors. Am For Emnot knowing Dwhy you're here. Am The Empublic appearances on the Dverge of tears. Am When you're Emall played out from Dweed and beer. Am
BridgeAmStand up let me get a look at you. DCan't we all take a wider view?
Verse 4For the Gevangelist with a Dstinger-missile, Am GWeapons hot, Dthinking this will, Am We won't Gmake them follow Dorders, Am For GDoctors Without DBorders. Am AAmbout to break. It's about to Dbreak.
BGWhen I see your Dface, I wanna be Amin the human Crace. (Break like a fever) GYou're beautifuDl it's true, I wantAm to be beautifuCl like you. (Break like a fever) GWhen I see your Dface, I wanna be Amin the human Crace. (Break like a fever) GYou're beautifuDl it's true, I wantAm to be beautifuCl like you. (Break like a fever) For a Gteenage mother with the Dbaby asleep, (BrAmeak like a fever) For GAfrica, where Dlife is cheap. Am
EndFor Glosing faith in who you're Dgoing with, Am GAmerica fades Dinto myth. Am tabbed by Chris comments and corrections welcome!