Intro: C G C Dm C G at dusk, the stars feel awkward. Dm F they're so hesitant to shine. C G and late at night when we're all tired and sleeping, Bb F they light the world that we leave behind. C G and lately i've been chasing comets Bb F in a spaceship on TV. C G while you go out at night you get piss drunk and comment Bb F on how much you mean to me. Dm Em Am and there's something i wanna tell you, Dm Em Am but it's so difficult to say. Dm Em C G Am 'cause baby, the words sound like we're talking underwater F G when you're so, when you're so far away. C G well, if i only had a gutter Dm F well, i could catch it when it falls. C G but my basement's slowly filling up with water. Bb F it's running down the concrete walls. C G and you could say it's been a bad year Bb F and you'd be saying something true. C G well it's almost like, it's almost like a cheap print of a picasso painting, Bb F one with seven shades of blue. Dm Em Am and i've been dreaming of the city Dm Em Am what a wonderful place to be. Dm Em C G Am i've been dreaming of the city F G but the city, the city doesn't dream of me. Bb A yeah the city, the city's gonna let me be. Dm F i'm almost out of here. C Bb no more wasting time watching the weather channel. Dm F i'm almost out of here. C Bb no more reading the road maps. see, i'm ready to travel. Dm Gm i'm almost out of here. F A i've been on my best behavior. Dm Gm i'm putting puzzles together with my grandmas. F A i'm almost out of here. F Am Gm i'm almost out of south dakota, south dakota. F C Bb almost. F C Bb well i miss the city lights. F C Bb well i miss the city lights. F C Bb well i miss the silly fights that we used to have. F C Bb well i miss the city lights.