Chords for "Killing Time"
Date: May 25, 1997 2:47 PM From: Gary Maragos "Killing Time" (Ray Davies) Intro: F C (x4) C Am G F Everybody's going somewhere C Am G F See how they stand in line C Am G F All complaining their lives are unfair C Am G F Too bad for them, too bad for mine C Am It's the killing time G F >From now till then C Am Killing time G F Not knowing when C Am G F They're watching me, I'm watching them C F C F C F C Standing by the empty mine, killing time Am It's a killing time G F I know it well C Am Killing time G F Until the bell C Am G F Too late to change, to soon to tell C F C In between the killing time F C F C Killing time, giving me hell F G Em Am Up above the stars still shine C Am G F Through the poverty and grime C Am G F Of the empty streets below C F C Killing time, nowhere to go F C F C (Killing time) Tell me brother what's the plan? Will I be a working man? And occupy my idle mind Or kill the time I knew so well Killing time, giving me hell Still I can smile at what I see Soap operas full of vanity So much wealth and property Side by side with petty crime Is that all life's meant to be? Commercials full of luxuries? A man has one, a cat has nine And in between it's killing time (Killing time) It's a killing time I know it well Too late to change Too soon to tell Still I can smile at what I find Waiting round and killing time F G Bite the bullet Em Am Help me through it C Am G F These lunatics will take my mind G Em Am (A5 A5 G5 A5 G5) Why can't life be more sublime F C F C Than all of this waste and killing time? F C Killing time F C I know it well F C It's the killing time
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