F C/E F Bb F No puppet, no liar, won't bend my lips to wire - No C/E C Don't pressurize me so F C/E F Bb F Don't gamble, with my life, or you won't live to do it twice C/E Oh take some good advice from me C Eb And let the wires rock Bb11 Eb Bb11 G C C/B All dressed in black so nobody sees you A D D/C Smile in the wings, tell me I please you B Em Em/D Call me a king and watch for the wordworm to choke me G C C/B And you're like a giraffe, the performance is poor A D D/C Watch the audience laugh as my head hits the floor B Em Em/D When I'm broken in half you still reach for the floor D STOP! B I've had enough of this Em Em/D A The pantomime's reversed B A I need -you feed C# G I greed - you bleed F# F#/F F#/E Marionette - I ain't one yet C# F# Teacher's pet - Well you'd better forget it F# F#/F F#/E Marionette - I ain't one yet C# F# D Teacher's pet - Go check your stocks and shares B7 Em Em/D A And when the coffin comes make sure there's room for two B A You lied - I led G# G I died -You're dead F# F#/F F#/E Marionette - I ain't one yet C# F# Teacher's pet - You'd better forget it F# F#/F F#/E Marionette - I ain't one yet C# F# Teacher's pet - go check your product F C/E F Bb F A traitor, deceiver, a groovy disbeliever thought C/E C A puppet was a thing cheap-taught - nothing F C/E F Bb F Creator, conceiver, romantic love receiver - caught C/E "Who are you" C "The nerve" I wanna get out, I wanna get out, I wanna get out, I wanna get out, I wanna get out, AHHHHH! Eb Eb11 Eb Eb11 G C C/B Oh he wanna play chords to the kids on the street A D D/C He wanna play words to a world that don't speak B Em Em/D He wanna play people who play hide 'n' seek when they don't talk G C C/B He wanna play a riff to the man with the wires A D D/C He wanna play lead but his hand's getting tired B Em Em/D D He just wanna play but don't know how to say - STOP B OK, the show's been fun Em Em/D A But my wood's begun to warp B A They won -I'm done G# G New one - begun F# F#/F F#/E Marionette - I did my best C# F# Teacher's pet - It just couldn't last F#/F F#/E Marionette - Get me out of this mess C# F# Teacher's little pet - It happened so fast F# F#/F F#/E Marionette - Now I need a rest C# F# Teacher's pet - Where's my sanity gone - Mother? F#/F F#/E Marionette - I did my best C# F# Teacher's little pet - I'm just like all the others F C/E They gambled, with my life F Bb F and now I've lost my will to fight C/E C Oh God these wires are so tight.... Ab I'm just a marionette.
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Transcribed by Adrian Perkins