Fake Empire Uke tab by The National

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C chordC F chordF G chordG
Stay out super late tonight picking apples making pies
C chordC F chordF G chordG
put a little something in our lemonade and take it with us

Am chordAm F chordF G chordG
we re half-awake in a fake empire
Am chordAm F chordF G chordG
we re half-awake in a fake empire

C chordC F chordF G chordG
Tiptoe through our shiny city with our diamond slippers on
C chordC F chordF G chordG
do our gay ballet on ice bluebirds on our shoulders

Am chordAm F chordF G chordG
we re half-awake in a fake empire
Am chordAm F chordF G chordG
we re half-awake in a fake empire

C chordC F chordF G chordG
Turn the light out say goodnight no thinking for a little while
C chordC F chordF G chordG
lets not try to figure out everything at once
C chordC F chordF G chordG
It s hard to keep track of you falling through the sky

Am chordAm F chordF G chordG
we re half-awake in a fake empire
Am chordAm F chordF G chordG
we re half-awake in a fake empire

 

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About this song

According to the The Fake Empire Songfacts, the song is a commentary on a generation lost to disillusion and apathy.