Life's a Great Big Mystery Show Written by Jewel Kilcher Tabbed by Tamine Maklouf (firstname.lastname@example.org) G Went downtown just to be a martyr but a telephone pole beat me to it it was covered in barbed wire C Saw a little boy's white teeth G like wild horses encaged by an iron string D G Oh god...does not feel good unless he bleeds G And daily crucifictions are hung up on street signs they use all sorts of names hope they never use mine C these consonants and vowels that cannot scream nor howl G only just hang around D G Oh god...how'd things get so turned around G and in the office building 9 to 5 goes on trial the man is startin to crack but the ceiling stones smile C and the boss comes in to see what fragile things G his dull and pointless tongue can tear D G Oh god...he combed over a baldspot with a bit of hair G Cause everybody needs somebody else to blame they can't curse themselves they take their doctor's name in vain C they'd rather jump through hoops and theraputic groups G than in their own minds delve D G oh god...why don't we believe in ourselves D Sometimes C I think G Life is just a movie D and these C strangers G are folks we really know D sit back C relax G enjoy some popcorn C D G Life's a great big mystery show G Saw tiny faces that are tattered and torn but there's paint upon the mansion that is hardly worn C I'd like to go inside but why I don't know as though I could peel the paint G and feed it to the poor D G oh god...can't live like this anymore G my neighbor is as tolerant as a feeding shark but they tell me that her bite is much better than her bark C she goes ramblin on from dusk until dawn G sayin I should try bein' like her sometime D G oh god...think somethin's died inside her mind cause sometimes... C D G Life's a great big mystery show
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