The Key to Life on Earth

Capo 1st fret

G 320003
D xx0232
A x02220
Em 022000
Bm/G 320002
F#m 244222
F# 244322

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[Intro]
G  D  A    Em  Bm/G
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G  D  A      Bm/G
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[Verse 1]
G       D 
Gold, let it unfold
      A                          Em  Bm/G
And imagine you're dressed in gold.......
G                    D               A               Bm 
Roaring crowds in Manchester would manage to be told....
              Em                 Bm/G       
Oh, and your king, the boy you loved in spring
F#m
..The way she looks at him
G            Bm                 D               A   
..The common goal, and waiting for the kids to go

[Chorus]
G            D                         A  
We've been held back for after-school meetings
         Em    Bm/G   G
They've got it in for me
    D       
For all it's worth
     A             Bm/G
The key to life on Earth
G         D                A
Jokers, happy go xenophobe locals
     Em     Bm/G   G
Have got it in for me
    D 
For all I'm worth
    A              Bm 
The key to life on Earth...

[Interlude]
G  D  A    Em  Bm/G
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G  D  A      Bm/G
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[Verse 2]
G           D
 Holy smokes
         A             Em  Bm/G
You kids and your jokes.......
       G                D
Asking where we got our jeans
               A                Bm/G
And where the hell we found our coats
       G                    D
'Cause dirty streets these days are graced
     A                  Em  Bm 
By Nikes of black and green...
     G                   D
And headstrong boys in chinos
         A                        Bm 
Barely grasp what that could mean...
          Em                Bm 
And they lie, the men that wrung us dry
F#m             Em       
...The boys who poked your eye
G             Bm                 D                A
..The common fool, the walk to school for you and I

[Chorus]
G           D                         A  
We've been held back for after-school meetings
        Em     Bm/G   G
They've got it in for me
    D       
For all it's worth
    A              Bm/G
The key to life on Earth
      G             D                       A
The thing is, these out-of-touch scrounging rich kids
     Em    Bm        G
Are living here for free
    D
On my home turf
    A              Bm 
The key to life on Earth

[Solo]
G  Bm/G  D  F# 
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A   Em  Bm 
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G  Bm/G  D  F#
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A  
..........

[Bridge]
G           D                  A       
Call in to wake you up in the morning (Morning)
Em          Bm          G           D            A     Bm 
Iron your suit and tie......forever until you die......
     G            D                   A
Join forces, like carousels and their horses
   Em    Bm       G
Forever spinning 'round
    D                A      Bm 
And never coming down.........

[Outro]
G                            D       
Come out and join us, honey, we will sort you out
A                                Em       Bm 
Come work in Brookfield Park and we can shut your mouth
G                                D
Come work in Sainsbury's, babe, until you've had enough
A                                      Bm 
Come on out, come on out, come on out, come on out
G                               D
Come out and join us, honey, we will sort you out
A                             Em       Bm 
Come work in Brenley Farm and we can shut your mouth
G                                 D
Come work in Sainsbury's, babe, until you've had enough
A                                      Bm 
Come on out, come on out, come on out, come on out

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