Why Does The Sun Shine

Chords and lyrics for Why Does The Sun Shine by They Might Be Giants

 
Intro chords: (  
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The s
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un is a mass of inc
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adescant gas. a g
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igantic nuclear f
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urnace.
 
Where hyd
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rogene is built into he
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ilium at a tem
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perature of mi
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llions of de
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gre
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es
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The s
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un is hot. the  
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sun is not a p
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lace where we could  
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live.
 
But he
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re on earth there’d  
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be no life with  
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out the light it g
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ives
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.
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We n
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eed it’s light we n
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eed it’s heat. The su
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nlight that we  
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see.
 
The sun
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light comes from  
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our own suns a
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tomic 
 
e
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nergy.
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The s
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un is a mass of inc
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adescant gas. a g
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igantic nuclear f
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urnace.
 
Where hyd
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rogene is built into he
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ilium at a tem
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perature of mi
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llions of de
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gre
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es
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The s
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un is  
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hot….
 
The s
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un is l
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arge…
 
The s
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un is f
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ar 
 
 
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away…
 
But e
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ven when it’s  
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out of site the  
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sun shines night and  
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day.
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We ne
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ed it’s h
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eat. We  
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need it’s  
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light. the s
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unlight that we
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see
 
The su
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nlight comes f
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rom our own suns a
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tomic 
 
e
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nergy
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The s
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un is a mass of inc
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adescant gas. a g
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igantic nuclear f
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urnace.
 
Where hyd
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rogene is built into he
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ilium at a tem
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perature of mi
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llions of de
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gre
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es
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