Basket case       (midi)

 

     C                        G         Am               Em

1. Do you have the time to listen to me whine

         F                        C                  G           

    about nothing and everything all at once ?

   C                    G         Am             Em 

    I am one of those melodramatic fools,

           F                C                              G

    neurotic to the bone, no doubt about it.

 

F                        G                        C

    Sometimes I give myself the creeps,

F                            G                            C

    sometimes my mind plays tricks on me,

   F                         G       C                       Am

it all keeps adding up, I think Iīm cracking up.

      F                G                                C      

Am I just paranoid ? Or am Iīm just stoned ?  

 

    - G - F - G    C - G - F - G

 

        C                G      Am                 Em

2. I went to a shrink to analyse my dreams,

             F                       C                                 G           

    she says itīs lack of sex thatīs bringing me down.

        C               G          Am                    Em

    I went to a whore, he said my lifeīs a bore,

           F                        C                                 G           

    so quit my whining cause itīs bringing her down.

 

    + CHORUS        - G - F - G       + C - G - F - G (3x)

 

        F                     G   - - - - - - - - - - -  C   - G - Am - Em - F - C - G

    Grasping to control, so I better hold on ! 

 

    C - G - Am - Em - F - C - G        

 

    + CHORUS        + C - Am - F-C-G (4x)   F-C-G 

 

    (midi = capo 3rd)   (Green Day)