Guitar Tab:We've Got A World That Swings

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We've Got A World That Swings
By: They Might Be Giants
Key: E Flat Major
Year: 1996
First Verse                                          
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Second verse:                                                     
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Bridge: (Atom Bombs...)                          
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Verse 3:
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== Chords ==

Intro: C , F/D , C/E, F , C/E, F/D, B , G

1.
C     F/D      C/E        F
Up at dawn and sleepy and yawning
C/E       F/D      B    E
Still the taste of wine
Am       G             C    Am
Then I remember you're mine and
F          G            C   G
I've got a world that's fine 
C         F/D     C/E           F
What's before me? Routines that bore me.
C/E       F/D      B   E
Punch the clock at 8
Am         G         C Am
But what a lucky guy I am
F          G            C
I've got a world that's great

Bridge:
E
Atom bombs
                   Am
Cape Canaveral and false alarms
                     D
Half the universe is up in arms
                   Dm   C/E     F       G
So I flip a little too until I'm holding you

2.
What's the hassle? I'll buy the castle.
We can live like kings
If we're together forever
I've got a world that
You've got a world that 
We've got a world that swings

3. (much slower)
I'd like to take you on this wild, wonderful venture
Fly like a kite through space -- no strings
I don't want to lose that bell that rings
I've got a world that
C            
You've got a world that
F
We've
G                F     
Got a world that swings

C/E F/D         C/E        F
    We've got a world that swings
C/E F/D         C/E        F
    We've got a world that swings
C/E F/D         C/E        F
    We've got a world that swings

Ending: F, G, Em , Am, F , G , C