VONNEGUT by Arliss Nancy tab by John Clark tuning: half-step down Intro: D G Bmi A G D Well something like an open whiskey bottle, G Burns to watch you walk across the floor Bmi A Well I sold my shit, I'm leavin' Colorado; G I don't think I'll miss it anymore D But she called to say she's sorry for her leavin' A I told her "I miss her" through the phone Bmi A But when these things , well, they happen for a reason - G I don't think I'm seein' it at all Bmi A D G Just help me fade , fade away tonight... D Fade away tonight D It's time we'll find us both exiting as strangers G Burn away before our time is through. Bmi You was wild and you was free, A D You was true, you gave up all our dreams, G now all that I could think about is you D But we both know I never was no good man. A Well I always told you, honey, I was cursed. Bmi A But I should've learned to put this fuckin' guitar down, G and buy the wedding ring we both know you deserved. D A G But when I don't know a goddamn thing about it, D A G Well I probably oughta learn to shut my mouth. D A It just hurt so goddamn bad, Bmi A G For Me to be around it, D A G So I did my best to just stay somewhere else. A But when I come back around... G It always breaks my goddamn heart... Bmi A To see you out with your new man, G D in the booth that we called ours. Bmi A To see you out with your new man, G D in the booth that we called ours. Bmi A G D Everything was beautiful, nothing hurt. Bmi A G D Everything was beautiful, nothing hurt. Bmi A G D Everything was beautiful, nothing hurt. Bmi A D Everything was beautiful, nothing hurt.