Tabulature for "Nothing's going on"
Off the album "Handful of Rain"
Written by Savatage

Transcribed by Daryl J. Bugbee bugbeed@db.erau.edu

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       Cheshire cat done rip you soul
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                  Don't turn your back....
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        Car rolls by moves real slow
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                  Fade it to black....
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        Twisted nerves on shifting feet
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                  taking up slack....
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        Gone to far can't retreat
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                  Cover your tracks....
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                Nothings going on                                    four times
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             She's now qween of hearts
             But she's good to me
             Bring her coffin roses
             Brushes her thorns
             let it bleed
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            Just a hard core dancer
            puppet on a string
            One crippled romancer
            so tight gotta 
            watch her swing
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     Nothing's going on                                                12 times
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                Alright..
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