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Intro: BB chord palm muted

Verse:
GbGb chord              AA chord               EE chord
City sidewalk, bright Saturday morning
GbGb chord                 AA chord             EE chord
Beggar with a halo shuffles up to me
GbGb chord                                   AA chord                    EE chord
He asks me for a coin, and mumbles, "Thank you, and God bless you."
GbGb chord                       AA chord           EE chord
Good deeds and halos not sure what I believe.
DbDb chord
He asks me, "Is there something I can give back to you?
DbDb chord
How 'bout this halo for an hour or two?" And now I'm...

Chorus:
GbGb chord                           AA chord        EE chord
Sneakin' into heaven with a borrowed halo
GbGb chord                       AA chord        EE chord
Hopin' no one notices my broken wings
GbGb chord                                        AA chord          EE chord
Peekin' through these gates and thinkin' Lord have mercy!
DbDb chord
I'm never gonna make it if it's up to me!

Interlude: GbGb chord

Verse:
GbGb chord               AA chord            EE chord
'Postle Peter, taps me on my shoulder
GbGb chord                             AA chord                EE chord
Says, "are you lost?" I say, "Can you show me around?"
GbGb chord                               AA chord                         EE chord
"Well, I'd be glad to! Tell me, what brings you to heaven today?"
GbGb chord                             AA chord            EE chord
"I've always wondered what the fuss is all about."
DbDb chord
I feel like a kid flashin' a fake I.AA chord.
DbDb chord
Tryin' to slip past the Authority! And now I'm...

Chorus:
GbGb chord                           AA chord        EE chord
Sneakin' into heaven with a borrowed halo
GbGb chord                       AA chord        EE chord
Hopin' no one notices my broken wings
GbGb chord                                        AA chord          EE chord
Peekin' through these gates and thinkin' Lord have mercy!
DbDb chord
I'm never gonna make it if it's up to me!


GbGb chord                AA chord                EE chord
Hey Mr. Pedro, I have a little confession
GbGb chord                            AA chord           EE chord
I don't belong here, and this halo isn't mine
GbGb chord                           AA chord                   EE chord
Peter laughs and says, "Well, boy, haven't you noticed?
GbGb chord                         AA chord                      EE chord
We've all been broken, but now we're doin' just fine!
DbDb chord
'Cause nobody's good enough, and up here we're all the same.
DbDb chord
We all get to heaven under Someone Else's name!"

Chorus -x2-:
GbGb chord                           AA chord        EE chord
Sneakin' into heaven with a borrowed halo
GbGb chord                       AA chord        EE chord
Hopin' no one notices my broken wings
GbGb chord                                        AA chord          EE chord
Peekin' through these gates and thinkin' Lord have mercy!
DbDb chord
I'm never gonna make it if it's up to me!

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