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Standing On The Outside Looking In by Conor Oberst

Standing On The Outside Looking In chords by Conor Oberst

Chords with lyrics

Tuning: Standard (Chord diagramE MajorE Chord diagramA augmentedA Chord diagramD MajorD Chord diagramG+G Chord diagramBB Chord diagramE MajorE)

Key: Chord diagramF# minorF#m

Difficulty: Novice

Intro:
|Chord diagramD MajorD |Chord diagramD MajorD Chord diagramA augmentedA |Chord diagramA augmentedA Chord diagramD MajorD |Chord diagramA augmentedA Chord diagramG#7G#7|Chord diagramG#m7G#m7

Verse:
Chord diagramF#F#       Chord diagramA/EA/E       Chord diagramD MajorD
Standing on the outside looking in
        Chord diagramE9E9             Chord diagramD MajorD
Don't feel any different it's the way it's always been
Chord diagramE MajorE    Chord diagramA7A7              Chord diagramEsusEsus
In the world the headless well dressed mannequins
Chord diagramD MajorD       Chord diagramF# minorF#m       Chord diagramC/EC/E        Chord diagramD7D7
You're always standing on the outside looking in

Verse:
  Chord diagramF#m7F#m7          Chord diagramE MajorE     Chord diagramD MajorD
I remember when you taught me how to beg
      Chord diagramF#F#      Chord diagramE MajorE
In the roadside motel bathtub
  Chord diagramD7D7             Chord diagramA7A7
I watched you shave your legs
            Chord diagramE MajorE        Chord diagramD MajorD
You swore that we would take this to our graves
  Chord diagramD/F#D/F#           Chord diagramE9E9   Chord diagramD MajorD   E7sus
I remember when you taught me how to beg

Verse:
Chord diagramE7E7             Chord diagramD MajorD   Chord diagramE9E9
You said only I can make ya happy
      Chord diagramE MajorE       Chord diagramD MajorD
But I'm not gonna tell you how
Chord diagramE7E7            E7sus  Chord diagramD MajorD
I don't want this to last forever
   Chord diagramBm7Bm7     Chord diagramE MajorE
Only now, only no-ow

Instrumental:
|Chord diagramF#m7F#m7 |Chord diagramE MajorE Chord diagramD MajorD |Chord diagramA augmentedA |Chord diagramA augmentedA |Chord diagramG#m7G#m7 |

Verse:
Chord diagramG#G#       Chord diagramF#9F#9       Chord diagramE MajorE      Chord diagramD MajorD
There's a place she longs to be she'll never go
    Chord diagramF# minorF#m          Chord diagramD MajorD           Chord diagramE MajorE
Took a picture out the window with the camera on her phone
          Chord diagramA augmentedA             Chord diagramD MajorD
Got off one more time then put back on her clothes
Chord diagramC/EC/E               Chord diagramE MajorE      Chord diagramD MajorD
There's a place she longs to be she'll never go

Verse:
       Chord diagramF#F#     Chord diagramE MajorE        Chord diagramD MajorD
Now I'm standing on the outside looking in
A#/D Chord diagramF#F#      Chord diagramE9E9       Chord diagramD MajorD   Chord diagramE minorEm
In a world of paper tigers and imaginary friends
    Chord diagramA augmentedA        Chord diagramE7E7       Chord diagramD MajorD
It's a shame I can't be bothered to pretend
       Chord diagramF# minorF#m            Chord diagramD MajorD  Chord diagramE minor 7Em7
When I'm standing at the outside looking in

Verse:
 Chord diagramE MajorE              Chord diagramD MajorD   Chord diagramE7E7
I told you how I planned on dying
           Chord diagramD MajorD      Chord diagramE7E7
But you know I always joke around
Chord diagramE MajorE            Chord diagramD7D7
I'm up for never saying never
     Chord diagramD/F#D/F#  Chord diagramB minorBm  Chord diagramB7B7      Chord diagramE MajorE
At least for now,   at least for now

Verse:
Chord diagramA augmentedA              Chord diagramD MajorD    Chord diagramF# minorF#m Chord diagramA augmentedA
Because I could never make you happy
Chord diagramA7A7               Chord diagramDMaj9Dmaj9  Chord diagramA augmentedA
But I know just how to calm you down
             Chord diagramDMaj9Dmaj9 Chord diagramD MajorD
We don't have to see the future
   Chord diagramBsusBsus Chord diagramBm7Bm7   Chord diagramE9E9
Only now,   only now

Outro:
|Chord diagramF# minorF#m |Chord diagramE MajorE Chord diagramD MajorD |Chord diagramA7A7 |Chord diagramD MajorD |Chord diagramG#m7G#m7 |Chord diagramG#m7G#m7 Chord diagramF#9F#9 |
|Chord diagramE9E9 Chord diagramF# minorF#m |Chord diagramF# minorF#m |Chord diagramD MajorD Chord diagramA augmentedA |Chord diagramD/F#D/F# Chord diagramA augmentedA |Chord diagramA augmentedA

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