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Transcribed by: asf0@comcast.net  Alice Franceschini
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              EVERYBODY'S GOT TO GROW UP    Sons Of The Desert

Why can't I

D                  G             D                   A
G.I. Joe moved to Mexico  He's hiding from the I.R.  S.
          D                  G                       D     A7      D
Wearing diamond rings and living like a king At an undis-closed address.
D         G                D                A
Superman flew to Japan he gave up fighting crime
               D              G            D         A7        D
He's doing commericals for compact cars  Living in a big high rise

CHORUS:
G                                A
But everybody's got to grow up someime
D                             Bm                A
To get a little slice of that big old American pie
          G                         A
Yeah everybody's got to grow up sometime
G     A   D
Why can't I?     2.) go to bridge


D                             G            D              A 
The old lone ranger bought an R.V. park somewhere in Ari-zona
     D             G              D    A7         D 
And Tonto built a big casino and owns half of Oklahoma
 D              G               D                       A  
Barbie and Ken got a divorce I guess that's the way it goes
D                         G        D          A7       D  
She got the house and accessories told Ken to hit the road 
Go to chorus using 2.)
BRIDGE:
A         D
Why Can't I   (short lead)
G                   D
All of my heros a-bandoned their egos
      C                    A
And left me alone on the range (Left me alone on the range)
         G              D
I feel stuck I'm still down on my luck
C                          A
Waitin' for something to change     Go to chorus, to ending
ENDING:
    G                          A                 D 
(Everybody's got to grow up sometime)  Why can't I
    G                          A                 D 
(Everybody's got to grow up sometime)  Why can't I
    G                          A                 D    
(Everybody's got to grow up sometime)  Why can't I
    G                          A                      D 
(Everybody's got to grow up sometime)  Yeah Why can't I   

"oooo-a" instrumental to end. 


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