Tuesday , 7 July 2020

Aimee Mann

Say Anything

You see me as a judge Though i deny it And hold me like a grudge Then justify it But when you make such claims In searching for something that explains Please take a good look at our remains ’cause if you were everything you say Things would be different today And maybe there’s room for compromise But signs that …

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Stupid Thing

nothing was saving our day There was nothing to say, But you said something anyway Claiming i stepped out of line Which forced you to leave me, As if that idea was mine. Oh, you stupid thing Speaking of course as your dear departed Oh, you stupid thing It wasn’t me that you outsmarted Oh, you stupid thing Stopping it …

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Way Back When

Well, i guess that this is now the end Who’d have thought My old friend We signed the papers and we capped the pen But i remember you from way back when ‘good evening, ladies and gentlemen Welcome david-what’s-his-name-again’ Things change – The old cliche If we knew now what we knew yesterday Oh, we couldn’t give it away. I …

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Jacob Marley’s Chain

Well, today a friend told me this sorry tale as he stood there trembling and turning pale he said each day’s harder to get on the scale sort of like jacob marley’s chain. But it’s not like life’s such a veil of tears it’s just full of thoughts that act as souvenirs for those tiny blunders made in yesteryears that …

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Mr Harris

So he’s retired Lives with his sister in a furnished flat He’s got this suit that He’ll never wear outside without a hat His hair is white but he looks half his age He looks like jimmy stewart in his younger days. And honestly, i might be Stupid to think love is love But i do And you’ve waited so …

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Put Me On Top

I should be knocking on the door of the pearly gates Why keep a poor man alive in a job he hates I’ve heard that good things will come to he who waits I should be riding on a float in the hit parade Instead of sitting on the curb behind the barricade Another verse in the doormat serenade Won’t …

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Will She Just Fall Down

pre> *** introduction: ||: f#m d e bm d :|| *** verse 1: F#m d I’d like to take her home E bm d f#m But no one walks where she does D She goes into the cold E bm d Wearing two unmatched gloves *** chorus: Bm a d Is it that (a change of scene is all she …

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Lover’s Day

pre> F#m b f#m b F#m We’re so close but i just can’t B Ruin everything i ever planned F#m I’ve got no room for guilt this year B I’m trying hard to keep my conscience clear B And it’s clear D a/c# b But he knows just what he wants today D a/c# b And i could just let …

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Have Mercy

pre> *** introduction: C f am :|| *** verse 1: C f am He made me feel so second-best G f f2 I never should have let him do it C f am But when he makes his pretty mess G f f2 Somehow you just fall into it *** chorus: D Have mercy on him F c f f2 …

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Sleeping And Waking

pre>*** introduction: ||: c bb f c bb f :|| *** verse 1: C bb f Just for the record C bb f You ought to know that i love you C bb f Cause the damage that you’ve done C bb f I know you still could do C bb f So fun time is over C bb f …

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