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Capo 2


Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003


Bm:   x24432


D:    xx0232


Em:   022000


Strum: D d D d D d D d

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +


/ G - - - / Bm - - - / D - - - / x2


    G                    Bm

When I’m at the pearly gates

   D                   G

this’ll be on my videotape

       D           G

my videotape


  Bm                  D

Mephistopheles is just beneath

                G                   Bm            D

and he's reaching up to grab at me


G                         Bm

This is one for the good days

            D                      G

and I have it all here in red/blue/green

      Bm               D

in red/blue/green


G                                     Bm

You are my center when I spin away

D                        G

out of control on videotape


on videotape, on videotape


/ G - - - / Bm - - - / D - - - / x6


G                         Bm                D

This is my way of saying goodbye

     G                      Bm                   D

‘Cause I can't do it face to face, I’m talking to you before

        G               Bm

No matter what happens now

D                                      G

You shouldn’t be afraid because I know

      D                               G                 Bm (2)

today has been the most perfect day I'll ever see



/ D - - - / Em - - - / Bm - - - / - - - - / x4


End on Bm

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