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Why Must I Be Sad?  They Might Be Giants

Song: Why Must I be Sad
Album: John Henry
(Intro riff then) D Em F C D Em F C
Verse:
[D]No [Dmaj7]more Mister [Gm]Nice [Gm7]Guy
[C]I [C7]love the [F]dead[A]
[D]I've been [Dmaj7]thinking a[Gm]bout [Gm7]it
Now I under[C]stand [C7]what he [F]said[A]
Pre Chorus:
[D]Ask [Em]me [F]now [C]I
[D]under[Em]stand the [F]words that [C]Alice [D]said
I [Em]kick the [F]rocks be[C]neath me
[D]I squint [Em]at the [F]sun[C]
Chorus:
[D]Sad, [G]sad, [F#m]sad, [Bm]sad
[Em]Why must [G]I be [A]sad?
[D]The rows of [G]dande[F#m]lions [Bm]growing [Em]all a[F#m]round me
[G]Why must [A]I be [D]sad?[Em] [F] [C] [D] [Em] [F] [C]
Verse 2:
No one knows these things but me and him
so I'm writing everything down in a spiral notebook
in the hopes that one day other people
will feel as low as this
Pre Chorus:
Ask me now I
understand the words that Alice said
I kick the rocks beneath me
I squint at the sun
Chorus:
Sad, sad, sad, sad
Why must I be sad?
The rows of dandelions growing all around me
Why must I be sad?
Bridge/Verse:
[Dm]No [Dm/Bd]more Mister [Dm/B]Nice [Dm/C]Guy
[Bdm]I lo[Bdm7]ve the [Fm]dead[Dd]
[Ddim7]I've been thin[Edim7]king about it
Now I under[Ddim7]stand what he [F+]said[A]
Pre Chorus:
Ask me now I
understand the words that Alice said
I kick the rocks beneath me
I squint at the sun
Chorus:
Sad, sad, sad, sad
Why must I be sad?
The rows of dandelions growing all around me
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?
Why must I be sad?

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A Bm C C7 D Dd Ddim7 Dm Dm/B Dm/C Dmaj7 Edim7 Em F F#m F+ Fm G Gm Gm7
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