Breakeven, by The Script

Breakeven

The Script
Chords used in this song: C, D, Em, G
C
D
Em
G

Capo III

[Intro]
C   G   D   Em   (x4)
Em  D   G   C


[Verse]
Em                      D                G  C
I'm still alive but I'm barely breathing
     Em              D                       G  C
Just prayed to a god that I don't believe in
    Em               D           G  C
Cos I got time while she got freedom
    Em                        D             G  C
Cos when a heart breaks no it don't break even


[Verse]
    Em                D          G     C
Her best days will be some of my worst
    Em            D                G       C
She finally met a man that's gonna put her 1st
      Em                   D          G    C
While I'm wide awake she's no trouble sleeping
    Em                     D              G         C
Cos when a heart breaks no it don't break even, even, no


[Chorus]
C         G                       D                   Em
What am I supposed to do when the best part of me was always you, and
C         G                        D                  Em
What am I supposed to say when I'm all choked up that you're OK, yeah
C   G          D  Em
I'm falling to pieces, yeah
C   G          D  Em
I'm falling to pieces


[Interlude]
Em   D   G   C


[Verse]
     Em                    D            G   C
They say bad things happen for a reason
    Em                  D                 G    C
But no wise words gonna stop the bleeding
    Em                   D             G      C
Cos she's moved on while I'm still grieving
    Em                        D             G   C
And when a heart breaks no it don't break even (even, no)


[Chorus]
C         G                       D                   Em
What am I supposed to do when the best part of me was always you, and
C         G                        D                  Em
What am I supposed to say when I'm all choked up that you're OK
C   G          D  Em  C
I'm falling to pieces yeah
    G          D  Em  C
I'm falling to pieces yeah
    G          D  Em  C
I'm falling to pieces
(One still in love while the other one's leaving)
    G          D  Em
I'm falling to pieces
(Cos when a heart breaks no it don't breakeven)


[Interlude]
Em   D    G    C (x2)


[Bridge]
            Em                     D
You got his heart and my heart and none of the pain
G                       C
You took your suitcase, I took the blame.
        Em                       D          G
Now I'm tryna make sense of what little remains, oh
        C
Cos you left me with no love, no love to my name.


[Verse]
Em               D                        G   C
I'm still alive but I'm barely breathing
     Em              D                       G   C
Just prayed to a god that I don't believe in
    Em               D           G  C
Cos I got time while she got freedom
    Em                        D
Cos when a heart breaks no it don't...
G
No, it don't break
         C
No, it don't break even, no!


[Chorus]
C         G                       D                   Em
What am I supposed to do when the best part of me was always you, and
C         G                        D                  Em
What am I supposed to say when I'm all choked up that you're OK
C   G          D  Em  C
I'm falling to pieces yeah
    G          D  Em  C
I'm falling to pieces yeah
(Oh, I'm falling, I'm falling... yeah)
    G          D  Em  C
I'm falling to pieces
(One still in love while the other one's leaving)
    G          D  Em
I'm falling to pieces
(Cos when a heart breaks no it don't breakeven)


[Outro]
C   G   D   Em   (x2)

    C              G        D
Oh, it don't break even, no, oh
Em  C              G        D
Oh, it don't break even, no, oh
Em  C              G        D   Em
Oh, it don't break even, no, oh

C   G   D   Em   2x