Breakeven Uke tab by The Script

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Original tuning : +1.5 step(s) [ ? ]
CAPO 3rd FRET


C C G G D D Em Em (x4)

Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7


Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
I'm still alive but I'm barely breathing
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Just prayed to a god that I don't believe in
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Cos I got time while she got freedom
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Cos when a heart breaks no it don't break even


Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Her best days will be some of my worst
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
She finally met a man that's gonna put her 1st
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
While I'm wide awake she's no trouble sleeping
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Cos when a heart breaks no it don't break even, even, no


C C G G D D Em Em
What am I supposed to do when the best part of me was always you, and
C C G G D D Em Em
What am I supposed to say when I'm all choked up that you're OK, yeah
C C G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces, yeah
C C G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces


Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7


Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
They say bad things happen for a reason
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
But no wise words gonna stop the bleeding
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Cos she's moved on while I'm still grieving
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
And when a heart breaks no it don't break even (even, no)


C C G G D D Em Em
What am I supposed to do when the best part of me was always you, and
C C G G D D Em Em
What am I supposed to say when I'm all choked up that you're OK
C C G G D D Em Em C C
I'm falling to pieces yeah
G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces yeah
C C G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces

(One still in love while the other one's leaving)
C C G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces

(Cos when a heart breaks no it don't breakeven)


Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7 (x2)


Em Em D D
You got his heart and my heart and none of the pain
G G Am7 Am7
You took your suitcase, I took the blame.
Em Em D D G G
Now I'm tryna make sense of what little remains, oh
Am7 Am7
Cos you left me with no love, no love to my name.


Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
I'm still alive but I'm barely breathing
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Just prayed to a god that I don't believe in
Em Em D D G G Am7 Am7
Cos I got time while she got freedom
Em Em D D
Cos when a heart breaks no it don't...
G G
No, it don't break
Am7 Am7 C C
No, it don't break even, no!


C C G G D D Em Em
What am I supposed to do when the best part of me was always you, and
C C G G D D Em Em
What am I supposed to say when I'm all choked up that you're OK
C C G G D D Em Em C C
I'm falling to pieces yeah

(Oh, I'm falling, I'm falling... yeah)
G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces yeah
C C G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces

(One still in love while the other one's leaving)
C C G G D D Em Em
I'm falling to pieces

(Cos when a heart breaks no it don't breakeven)


C C G G D D Em Em (x2)


C C G G D D Em Em
Oh, it don't break even, no, oh
C C G G D D Em Em
Oh, it don't break even, no, oh
C C G G D D Em Em
Oh, it don't break even, no, oh


C C G G D D Em Em

 

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Leprechaun12 avatar
This is just the guitar chords copied and pasted
12 Feb 2010
JonnyBoy avatar
good job
11 Feb 2010
About this song

Breakeven is Irish band The Script's 3rd single off their debut self-titled album. According to the Breakeven Songfacts, this is about how someone always ends up with the lesser piece in life. Her best day will be her boyfriend's worst day.