Borrowed Time

Capo None

E 022100
A x02220
B x24442
F# 244322
F#m 244222

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[Intro]
F#m  B  A  E
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E
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[Chorus]
         E  A            E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
E                                           B
Soon as you drive it off the lot it’s in decline 
         E  A             E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
E                            B                 E
Give me some of yours, I’ll give you some of mine 

[Verse 1]
          F#m                 B
So it’s fortune you’ve been after 
      A              E
No fortune have you found 
         E
Some’ll say to cut your losses 
                       B
Others say to double-down 
          A
Maybe you got someone to hold you 
         E
But can you hold them in kind? 
           F#
You can’t compromise 
         A      B
With borrowed time 

[Chorus]
         E A              E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
E                                                   B
Everybody needs a little somethin’ they can leave behind 
         E A              E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
           E                       B               E
Yer gonna have to give it back somewhere down the line 

[Instrumental] 
E  A  E 
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E  B  E
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[Verse 2]
           F#m                B
You gotta watch your hypertension 
           A                E
The heavy heart wears the crown 
              E                 
Don’t be too hard on your suspension
                       B
As you roll over the ground 
              A
And they’re gonna want their percentage, boy 
      E
Set aside some to unwind 
             F#
There just ain’t enough 
         B
Borrowed time 
 
[Chorus]
          E A             E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
E                                        B
It wasn’t God who gave Noah the rainbow sign 
          E A             E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
E                      B              E
Just listen to that eternal engine whine 

[Instrumental]
E  A  E
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E  B
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E  B  E
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E  B  E
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[Post-Chorus]
          F#m            B
Now the minutes turn to hours 
         A               E
And the hours turn into days 
             E                        
Some days I go to bed feeling like I just woke up 
                                B
And it seems like it’s melting away 
           A
Lord, make me an offer I can’t refuse 
         E
We were born to win, and bound to lose 
F#                 A
All of these bad uses 
            B
Of borrowed time 

[Outro]
          E A             E
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
        E                                                 B
Depreciating like a double-wide trailer on top of a salt mine
          E A             E 
Borrowed time, borrowed time 
  E                          B                E
Give me some of yours, I’ll give you some of mine 
 E                          B                E
 Give me some of yours, I’ll give you some of mine

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