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Verse 1:
-nc-
Whooooooo
FF chord
It was so nice throwing big parties
FF chord
Jump into the pool from the balcony
FF chord                                  - BbBb chord -
Everyone swimming in a champagne sea  -whooooo-
FF chord
And there are no rules when you show up here
FF chord
Bass beat rattling the chandelier
FF chord                                  - BbBb chord -
Feeling so Gatsby for that whole year

Pre-Chorus:
   GmGm chord                           CC chord
So why'd you have to rain on my parade?
               GmGm chord                    CC chord
I'm shaking my head, I'm locking the gates

Chorus:
                          FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord  CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, dar-ling
FF chord
Because you break them
 DmDm chord                BbBb chord
I had to take them awaayayayay
CC chord                         FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, ho-ney
FF chord                             DmDm chord                            BbBb chord
Did you think I wouldn't hear all the things you said about meeEeEeeEeEe?
CC chord                         -nc-
This is why we can't have nice things

whooooooo

Verse 2:
FF chord
It was so nice being friends again
FF chord
There I was, giving you a second chance
FF chord                                                   - BbBb chord -
But then you stabbed in the back while shaking my hand
FF chord
And therein lies the issue
FF chord
Friends don't try to trick you
FF chord
Get you on the phone and mind-twist you
FF chord
And so I took an axe to a mended fence

Pre-Chorus:
        GmGm chord                                 CC chord
But I'm not the only friend you've lost lately
   GmGm chord                  CC chord
If only you weren't so shady

Chorus:
                          FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord  CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, dar-ling
FF chord
Because you break them
 DmDm chord                BbBb chord
I had to take them awaayayayay
CC chord                         FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, ho-ney
FF chord                             DmDm chord                            BbBb chord
Did you think I wouldn't hear all the things you said about meeEeEeeEeEe?
CC chord
This is why we can't have-

Bridge:
FF chord
Here's a toast to my real friends
BbBb chord                         CC chord
They don't care about that he-said-she-said
FF chord
And here's to my baby
BbBb chord                         CC chord
He ain't reading what they call me lately
FF chord
And here's to my momma
BbBb chord               CC chord
Had to listen to all this drama
    FF chord         DmDm chord
And here's to you
      BbBb chord                             CC chord
Cause forgiveness is a nice thing to do
-nc-
"Haha, I can't even say it with a straight face"

Chorus:
                          FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord  CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, dar-ling -darling-
FF chord
Because you break them
 DmDm chord                BbBb chord
I had to take them away
CC chord                         FF chord            DmDm chord             BbBb chord        CC chord
This is why we can't have nice -ah-ah- things,-oh-no- hon-baby--ney
FF chord                             DmDm chord                            BbBb chord
Did you think I wouldn't hear all the things you said about meeeee?
CC chord                         FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord  CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, dar-ling
    -And here's to my real friends-
FF chord
Because you break them
 DmDm chord                BbBb chord
I had to take them and here's to my baby
CC chord                         FF chord    DmDm chord      BbBb chord  CC chord
This is why we can't have nice things, dar-ling
-They didn't care about that he-said-she-said-
FF chord                             DmDm chord                              BbBb chord
Did you think I wouldn't hear all the things you said about meeeee?
CC chord
This is why we can't have

       FF chord
nice things.

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4 Comments

  1. finniethepooh

    +2

  2. Taylor Swift

    Thank you for putting this song on here!

  3. tøpphan

    I LOVE THIS SONG

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