Take Down The Union Jack

Billy Bragg

 take down the union jack
 it clashes with the sunset
 and put it in the attic
with the emperor's old clothes

(same chords)
when did it fall apart
sometime in the eighties
when the good and the great
gave way to the greedy and the mean

 Britain isnt cool you know
 its really not that great
 its not a proper country
 it doesnt even have a patron's say
its just an economical union thats past its sell by date

 gilbert and george are taking a piss on it
 gilbert and george ar taking a piss
 what could be more british then heres a picture of my bum
 gilbert and george are taking a piss   

thats pretty much it. all of it is right except for maybe the chords and lyrics for the
bridge, but they work well enough. questions, corrections or comments, email me at

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