Give It A Day
"Give It A Day" by Pavement D F# Increase Mather told her dad, yeah Bm A "I roundly disagree with you G Gm Your vocal style's to preachy D All the yokels mock your teaching." D F# Bm A But Cotton, he was just so oblivious G Gm D To all their cutting pleas D F# Soon the townfolk took to it, Bm A In every pew they looked to him G Gm For guidance just like eyeless lambs D Awaiting that ol' kebab stand D The skeptics formed F# The nation's born Bm A They want to have it, Cotton's dream G Gm But Increase had them mounted D And they burned on open fires Bm A G So the word spread just like small pox F# E In the Sudan G The gentry cried: over D F# Bm A G Gm (verse chords): "Give it a day!" x6 D F# Years and years have passed Bm A G Since the puritans invaded our soul Gm D Just like those arab terrorists.. you'll never know D F# But today the gods can't make us quake, Bm A We see our lives as situations G Gm Eyes are eyes and teeth are teeth, D Well mine are rotten underneath Bm A G F# E I got two ways we can separate from the clan G Bb C D If I could fly...I...could...fry D F# Bm A G And I hope you profited from this bulletin Gm And it stabilized your land D You're drenched, you're fired, your Alzheim clan, but D F# Bm Your father is another one of them A I don't wanna mention him again, cause G Gm I talked to him last night, D He hates my guts We had a fight Bm And he called you a slut girl, A Why's that? G F# E G What did you do to him to make him think...?