Cheap Reward

Chords and lyrics for Cheap Reward by The Devil Makes Three

G 
Feel so loose tonight I might fall to p
C 
ieces,
D 
be prepared to sweep me out the do
G 
or.
G 
And I might be horizontal by the ti
C 
me the music ceases,
D 
So I think I’ll get acquainted with the
G 
floor.
 
Oh, I was t
Bm 
rying to get away from the things th
C 
at I always do,
A 
Hello, floorboards once again –  
D 
how are you?
 
G 
Lip service – well, that’s all you’ll  
C 
ever get from me,
D 
how could you believe I’ll take you seriou
G 
sly?
G 
With your cheap rewards, your blackmail, and your  
C 
comical 
 
rage,
D 
Just remember you’ll only be the boss so long as you pay my w
G 
age!
 
G 
All the sign posts on this road they point  
C 
one 
 
way,
 
Don’t ac
D 
t like you’re above me, just look at your
G 
shoe
D 
s.
G 
Now I’ll turn the light out ’cause there’s  
C 
nothing to say,
D 
It’s all been lost before so there’s nothing to  
G 
lose.
 
Oh, but you  
Bm 
could say that you love me ver
C 
 
painlessly,
 
I would’ve
A 
done the same for you, oh, but you
D 
said to me:
 
G 
Lip service – well, that’s all you’ll  
C 
ever get from me,
D 
how could you believe I’ll take you serious
G 
ly?
G 
With your cheap rewards, your blackmail, and your  
C 
comical 
 
rage,
D 
Just remember you’ll only be the boss so long as you pay my w
G 
age!
D 
Just remember you’ll only be the boss so long as you pay my w
G 
age!

Cheap Reward

Chords and lyrics for Cheap Reward by Elvis Costello

G 
Oh, well, I feel so loose tonight I might fall to  
C 
pieces
 
So
D 
be prepared to sweep me out the  
G 
door
D 
 
And I
G 
might be horizontal by the  
C 
time the music ceases
 
So
D 
I think I’ll get acquainted with the
G 
floor
 
Oh, I was  
B7 
trying to get away from the things that I
C 
always 
 
do
B7 
Hello, floorboards once again-
D 
-how are you?
 
G 
Lip Service–well, that’s all you’ll ever  
C 
get from me
 
Well,  
D 
how could you believe I’ll take you  
G 
seriously?
D 
 
With your  
G 
cheap rewards, your blackmail, and your  
C 
comical 
 
rage
 
Just  
D 
remember you’ll only be the boss so long as you pay my  
G 
wage
 
G 
All the sign posts on this road that point
C 
one 
 
way
D 
Don’t act like you’re above me, just look at your  
G 
shoes
D 
G 
I’ll turn the light out now ’cause  
C 
there’s nothing more to say
D 
And it’s all been lost before so there’s nothing to  
G 
lose
 
Oh, but you  
B7 
could say that you love me very
C 
painlessly
B7 
I would’ve done the same for you, but
D 
you said to me:
 
G 
Lip Service–well, that’s all you’ll ever  
C 
get from me
 
Well,  
D 
how could you believe I’ll take you  
G 
seriously?
D 
 
With your  
G 
cheap rewards, your blackmail, and your  
C 
comical 
 
rage
 
Just  
D 
remember you’ll only be the boss so long as you pay my  
G 
wage
 
Oh just  
D 
remember you’ll only be the boss so long as you pay my  
G 
wage