Last of the American girls    (video)    (intro)

 

    A ~

 

                            A                                                               D

1. She puts her makeup on like graffiti on the walls of the heartland,

                          A                                                          E

    she's got her little book of conspiracies right in her hand.

                 A                                                                           D

    She is paranoid like endangered species headed into extinction,

                A                                           E                               A

    she is one of a kind, well, she's the last of the American girls.

 

      - - - - - - - - - -  A                                                            D

2. She wears her overcoat for the coming of the nuclear winter,

               A                                                            E

    she is riding her bike like a fugitive of critical mass.

                        A                                                                         D

    She's on a hunger strike for the ones who won't make it for dinner,

                           A                                                               E

    she makes enough to survive for a holiday of working class.

 

                  A                          A7                           D        - Dm

    She's a runaway of the establishment incorporated,

                       A                                     E              - - - - - - -   A

    she won't cooperate, well, she's the last of the American girls.

 

+  A - D - A - D (2x)

 

                            A                                                                      D

3. She plays her vinyl records singing songs on the eve of destruction,

                  A                                                            E

    she's a sucker for all the criminals breaking the laws.

                   A                                                             D

    She will come in first for the end of western civilization,

                    A                                                          E

    she's an endless war, she’s a hero for the lost cause.

 

                A                        A7                       D         - Dm

    Like a hurricane in the heart of the devastation,

                  A                                       E              - - - - - - -  A

    she's a natural disaster, she's the last of the American girls.

 

+  A - D - A - D (2x)           + instrumental = verse 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

                             A                          A7                                D          - Dm

    She puts her makeup on like graffiti on the walls of the heartland,

                          A                          A7                           E

    she's got her little book of conspiracies right in her hand,

                   A                            A7                                  D        - Dm

    she will come in first for the end of the western civilization,

                  A                                       E              - - - - - - -  A

    she's a natural disaster, she's the last of the American girls.

 

    A - D - A - D            A       - D - A - D         A        - D - A - D

+                        Oh, yeah !                      All right !

             A       - D - A - D - A

    Oh, yeah !

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (Green Day)