The Zolas – Escape Artist chords

Chords:
Left handed
Transpose:
Intro: C Em G D x2 (Single strum)

(First Verse is one strum each chords)

C Em My alter-ego. Hes an escape artist,
G Dhes only truly happy when hes under arrest.
C C C/B Emoh how he handsome, scheduled to hang to death
G DHes only truly happy at the precipice.
(Listen to the song to get the strumming pattern)
Em GHes like a mirror. He sticks into our ears
Em Ga stethoscope to the chest of the vacant years.
Em GI cant escape the chair, Im etherized with fear
C that my only talent is in
E--------------------------------|B--------------------------------| G--------0---4--------4---2---0--|D----2---------------------------|A-2------------------------------|E--------------------------------|
Hanging here, but then its
Bm G(Can also play hanging here, but then its)
G Bm CHey boy, Ive got your man hes right here
Bmputty in my hands
Gice cream and sweets,
Bmcoming in the sheets
C Emhe got no excuse to leave.
E-7-5-3--|B--------| (each note played for each words in "but in the")G--------|D--------|A--------|E--------|
C Embut in the real world, an intertidal cave,
G DI ride a desk chair waiting for a tidal wave
C Am C EmI feel like dancing, but that is miles away
C DIm feeling hard and hollow like paper mache.
C EmMy alter ego. Hes in a jailers cage
G Dhe sits and waits for the devil to abet his escape.
C C C/B EmIm sorry pastor, I cant be pasteurized.
G DAll of the bibles in the world for a metal file.
C EmAt every clock strike, he hears the jailers keys
G Dand the doubt starts to sprout til hes on his knees.
C Em G Emand he remembers like its his mothers call
G Dto feel his hand find a grip at the top of the wall.
C Gand I want to feel it, I want to feel the fire
C Gof the leftover sun on the roofing tiles.
C GI want to feel it, I want to feel the fire
C of the leftover sun on the
E----0---3---7--------7---5---3--|B-0------------------------------| G--------------------------------|D--------------------------------|A--------------------------------|E--------------------------------|
Roofing tiles, But still its
D(Can also play Roofing tiles, But still its)
G Bm CHey boy, Ive got your man hes right here
Bmputty in my hands
Gice cream and sweets,
Bmcoming in the sheets
C Emhe got no excuse to leave.
G Bm CHey boy, Ive got your man hes right here
Bmputty in my hands
Gice cream and sweets,
Bmcoming in the sheets
C G (let ring)he got no excuse to leave.
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