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From Sean O’Hagan’s 2019 Radum Calls, Radum Calls album. Written by Sean O’Hagan. No capo.

INTRO:

F++Gm

VERSE 1:

The Gmstreets are alive
C# /G#But not with our Fkind+C7++F++Dm
I’m Gm7counting the days
CSo make up your C#maj7mind+F

 
VERSE 2:

The GmSixties were good
C# /G#We shopped and we Fdined+C7++F++Dm
But Gm7think of the kids
CAnd make up your C#maj7mind+F

 
CHORUS 1:

BmDarius, focus on E6all that we have
BmNot getting out is inAmaj7sane
CPack up the car and get Gm7out while we Fmaj7can in the Amaj7name of B♭maj7God+F

 
VERSE 3:

It’s GmLaili your wife
C# /G#I’m at my wits’ Fend+C7++F++Dm
They Gm7steal joy from life
CSo let’s not preC#maj7tend+F

 
VERSE 4:

So Gmlook at the signs
C# /G#And make up your Fmind+C7++F++Dm
Please Gm7look at the signs
CAnd make up your C#maj7mind+F

 
CHORUS 2:

BmDarius, you are a E6husband of mine
BmNot such a king, just a Amaj7man
So Cpack up your dreams in the Gm7passenger Fmaj7door of the Amaj7Pay+B♭maj7kan+F

 
OUTRO/FADE:

GmLa la la la
C# /G#La la la la Fla+C7++F++Dm
Gm7La la la la
CLa la la la C#maj7la+F