I’ve got Mexico    (video)

 

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1.            I just got tired of that same old job

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    tired of fightin’ that freeway mob.

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    I bet you never thought I'd really go,

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    I'd never get as far as Mexico,

 

   G                                                        Am

2.    But I've even learned to speak the language some,

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    down on the beach drinkin’ coke and rum.

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    You wouldn't know me with this golden glow,

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    soakin’ sun in Mexico

 

G                                     Am             - D                               G

    I'm eatin right and I'm livin’ good,        doin’ everything I said I would,

Em                               Am                - D                                     G

    I should have left a long time ago,      who needs you, I got Mexico ?

 

+  G - Am - D - G

 

    EmDG                                        Am

3.              Through it all nothing’s really changed

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    no matter what, honey, that's a shame.

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    I still love you, that's the way it goes,

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    he's got you, I've got Mexico.

 

G                                     Am             - D                               G

    I'm eatin right and I'm livin’ good,        doin’ everything I said I would,

Em                               Am                - D                                     G

    I should have left a long time ago,      who needs you, I got Mexico ?

 

+  D - C - G

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G                                      Am             - D                               G

    I'm eatin’ right and I'm livin’ good,        doin’ everything I said I would,

Em                               Am                - D                                  G

    I should have left a long time ago,      he’s got you, I  got Mexico.

 

   G                               Am             - D - G

+    I'm eatin’ right and livingood ....

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (Eddie Rabbitt)