Andrew Jackson Jihad – Sad Songs Intermission chords

Chords
Transpose:
Intro: C, move top fingers to G form similar to "I Love You", but uptempo. Listen 
to the song to get it right. 


C FThey say ambition is an enemy of weakness.
C GAnd greatness is an enemy of fame.
C FWhen I pick up my guitar and I try to write a song
C G CI think of what my mentor used to say.
F G CWho fucking gives a rat's ass Steve, just write a love song.
F G CCause they'll keep your belly full and your wallet lined.
F G C Em Am Don't bother these nice people with your sad sack songs.
F G CIf you ask me I think they're just a waste of time.
C FInspiration is the best friend of my sorrow
C Gand sorrow is the best friend of my drink.
C FWell I want to look myself in the eye tomorrow
C G Cbut I'm too worried of what other folk's will think.
F G CWho fucking gives a rat's ass Steve, just write a love song.
F G CSee a counselor if you need to ease your troubled mind.
F G C Em Am And can you please sit over there I don't want you crying in my beer.
F G CDo you want some cheese with that whine?
Solo: C F C G C F C G C
F G CThere's a song that I keep trying to sing to no-one
F G Cbut I'm afraid that it's too short or it's too long.
F G C Am Em And to add to all the things that I'm afraid of,
F G Cthe devil stopped sending me his songs.
C FAnd the troubles in my heart need to get let out.
C G And the troubles in my heart need to escape.
C FAnd I never liked writing poetry and I never liked doing pottery.
C G CAnd God knows that I never learned to paint.
F G CSo every now and then, I'll sing a sad song
F G C 'Cause it keeps my spirit light and my conscience clean.
F G C Em AmAnd if you don't care to hear I don't mind if you go out for some air.
F G C'Cause I'm happy that you're happier than me.
F G CI'm happy that you're happier than me.
F G C Em Am G F C I'm happy that you're happier than me.
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