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The Shins - New Slang submitted by badfish_313
From the Album "Oh Inverted World"

Chords:

Am, C, F, G


[Verse 1]

Am               C
Gold teeth and a curse for this town 
F              
Were all in my mouth
     C                         Am   G
Only I don't know how they got out, dear
Am             C
Turn me back into the pet 
F
I was when we met
C                          Am   G
I was happier then with no mind set


[Chorus]

G                      C
And if you'd a took to me like
  F                 G
A gull takes to the wind
                        C
Well, I'd a jumped from my tree
    F                     C
And I'd a danced like the king of the eyesores
F                                 G
And the rest of our lives would'a fared well


[Verse 2]

Am                 C
New slang when you notice the stripes
F
The dirt in your fries
     C
Hope it's right when you die
Am      G
Old and bony
Am                 C
Dawn breaks like a bull through the hall
F
Never should'a called
    C
But my heads to the wall
        Am  G
And I'm lonely


[Chorus]

G                      C
And if you'd a took to me like
  F                 G
A gull takes to the wind
                        C
Well, I'd a jumped from my tree
    F                     C
And I'd a danced like the king of the eyesores
F                                 G
And the rest of our lives would'a fared well


[Verse 3]

Am                C
God speed all the baker's at dawn
F
May they all cut their thumbs
    C
And bleed into their buns 
           Am   G
'Till they melt away


[Chorus 2]

G                     C    
I'm looking in on the good life
           F               G
I might be doomed never to find
                           C
Without a trust or flaming fields 
         F       G
Am I too dumb to refine?
                       C
And if you'd a took to me like 
     F                     C
Well I'd a danced like the queen of the eyesores 
F                                 G
And the rest of our lives would'a fared well


[Outro]

Am, C, F, G
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markallan 10 Mar 16, 2005 12:00 AM

At least he seems to have located a feasible key, but what terribly boring and inacurate tab this is! Don't waste yout time...

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Picarddelta 10 Apr 01, 2005 12:00 AM

the chords are right, you neddnt be so sinacle

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Ixthyx 10 May 29, 2005 12:00 AM

The chords are right, but there aren't enough of them. For instance, when Mercer sings, "I'da danced like the King of the Eyesores..." he switches from F to C many more times. It should look more like...

F C F C F C
I'da danced like the King of the Eyesores, the rest of our lives woulda
G
fared well.

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