Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
IntroG F# G F# and so on (not sure about G, but sounds good) F♯Illuminate me please I Bmneed a distraction From Aall this sense that juEst descends From the sDkies, all the trees All the birAds, and the bees When it's Efalling from time WeBm fall iDn line I get distracted from the heart of the matter The bright lights blind and take my mind From the fact, there's a tack That is keeping me back From a real life, it feels like
RefrainAAll the little thiEngs I miss are DMaking up what all thisA is I'm liDving driven toA distractioEn
VerseI get an answer then it slips away from me Before I tell somebody else And just when I thought it was safe in the water I'm sinking, I'm thinking
BridgeAnd alDl the action's someAwhere else where DJust when I think IA've got somewhere BmI'm back distracted DWondering what's Eout there Refrain again, end with A!