Bad day    (video)    (clip)    (midi)

 

    D - G - A - G

 

   D                        G                                            A

1.   Where is the moment when we need it the most.

D                            G                                   A

    you kick up the leaves and the magic is lost.

Bm                              A                            G

    They tell me your blue sky's faded to gray,

                                 D                        Em

    they tell me your passion's gone away

                                                  A

    and I don't need no carrying on.

 

   D                      G                                A

2.    Stand in the line just ahead of the law,

D                             G                                   A

    you're faking a smile with the coffee you go.

Bm                           A                          G

    You tell me your life's been way off line,

                              D                  Em

    you're falling to pieces every time,

                                                  A

    and I don't need no carrying on.

 

                                      D                                 G

’Cause you had a bad day, you're taking one down,

                         Em                           A

you sing a sad song just to turn it around.

                                 D                                G

You say you don't know, you tell me don't lie,

                         Em                             A

you work at a smile and you go for a ride.

 

                             Bm                              A

+  You had a bad day, the camera don't lie,

                                      G                                       D

    you're coming back down and you really don't mind,

                            Em   - A                           D

    you had a bad day,        you had a bad day.

 

+  D - G - A (2x)

 

    Bm                               A                 G

+        Well, you need a blue sky holiday,

                                 D                       Em

    the point is they laugh at what you say,

                                                  A

    and I don't need no carrying on.

 

                                      D                                 G

’Cause you had a bad day, you're taking one down,

                         Em                           A

you sing a sad song just to turn it around.

                                 D                                G

You say you don't know, you tell me don't lie,

                         Em                             A

you work at a smile and you go for a ride.

 

                             Bm                              A

+  You had a bad day, the camera don't lie,

                                      G                                       D

    you're coming back down and you really don't mind,

                            Em   - G

    you had a bad day.

 

      F

+  Sometimes the system goes on the blink,

                    Bb

    and the whole thing it turns out wrong

             F

    You might not make it back and you know

                            Bb                                                        Em      A

    that you could be, well, oh that strong, well, I'm not wrong, yeah.

 

   D                             G                                              A

3.    So where is the passion when you need it the most ?

                        D                           G                                   A

    Oh, you and I, you kick up the leaves and the magic is lost.

 

                                      D                                 G

’Cause you had a bad day, you're taking one down,

                         Em                           A

you sing a sad song just to turn it around.

                                 D                                G

You say you don't know, you tell me don't lie,

                         Em                             A

you work at a smile and you go for a ride.

 

                             Bm                             Gm

+  You had a bad day, it seem what you like,

                                 D                        E

    and how does it feel for one more time,

                              G      - A

    You had a bad day.

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    You had a bad day.

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    You had a bad day.

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    You had a bad day  ....

 

(orig. & midi = capo 1st)    (Daniel Powter)