The Middle, by Jimmy Eat World

The Middle

Jimmy Eat World
Chords used in this song: A, D, G
A
D
G
[Intro]
D  A  G  D


[Verse]
D                             A
Hey, don't write yourself off yet.

It's only in your head
    G                            D
you feel left out or looked down on.
              D                        A
Just try your best, try everything you can.
                              G
And don't you worry what they tell themselves
             D
when you're away.


[Chorus]
        D
It just takes some time, little girl
                     A
you're in the middle of the ride everything,
                G
Everything will be just fine, everything,
                D
everything will be all right (all right)


[Verse]
D                             A
Hey, you know they're all the same.
                             G
You know you're doing better on your own,
             D
so don't buy in.
           D                      A
Live right now. Yeah, just be yourself.
                          G
It doesn't matter if it's good enough
            D
for someone else.


[Chorus]
        D
It just takes some time, little girl
                     A
you're in the middle of the ride everything,
                G
Everything will be just fine, everything,
                D
everything will be all right (all right)
        D
It just takes some time, little girl
                     A
you're in the middle of the ride everything,
                G
Everything will be just fine, everything,
                D
everything will be all right (all right)


[Solo]
A  D  A  D
G  D  A  A


[Verse]
D                             A
Hey, don't write yourself off yet.
                           G
It's only in your head you feel left out
              D
or looked down on.
             D                       A
Just do your best, do everything you can.
                             G
And don't you worry what the bitter hearts
          D
are gonna say.


[Chorus]
        D
It just takes some time, little girl
                     A
you're in the middle of the ride everything,
                G
Everything will be just fine, everything,
                D
everything will be all right (all right)
        D
It just takes some time, little girl
                     A
you're in the middle of the ride everything,
                G
Everything will be just fine, everything,
                D
everything will be all right