Bad Guys

Words and music copyright 1984 by Howard Ashby Kranz

 

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1. Whos that out there prowling round, them bad guys! making rude, unwholesome sounds, them bad guys!

C7 A

telling jokes about the blind, them bad guys! drinking the communion wine, them bad guys!

C7 D7

laughing loud and starting fights, leaving on the kitchen lights,

C7 D7

breaking vases, slamming doors, starting all those pre-emptive wars,

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it must be those bad guys, it must be those bad guys, it must be those , woe, terrible bad guys.

 

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2. Wicked evil mean & nasty bad guys, they work too slow they drive too fast, these bad guys

C7 A

They interrupt the shopping crowds, them bad guys, to protest where its not allowed, them bad guys

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their lives are lived in total greed, they want more than they really need,

C7 D7

leaving church before its done, fornicating just for fun,

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it must be those bad guys, it must be those bad guys, it must be those , woe, terrible bad guys.

 

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Bridge: Take your job and wreck the budget, bad guys; staple, mutilate and smudge it, bad guys

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They want 15 bucks for flipping burgers, bad guys; why they use private email servers, bad guys,

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bad, bad, bad, bad guys.

 

D A

Bridge 2: They take just what they can get, those bad guys; how their suffering parents fret, those bad guys

D E

Identity theft and welfare fraud, those bad guys, dancing in the sight of God, those bad guys

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bad, bad, bad, bad guys.

 

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3. We all know just who they are, them bad guys! they enter through the exit door, them bad guys!

C7 A

set themselves up as the judge, them bad guys; they feel no guilt! or else too much, them bad guys.

C7 D7

leaving off the toothpaste lid, leaving everything askew

C7 D7

what if everybody did just what they wanted to?

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then wed all be bad guys, then wed all be bad guys, then wed all be woe, terrible bad guys.