Jolly Comes Home (Difford/Tilbrook)
INTRO: G
      G
She's screaming into his collar
C           G/B    Am
Beating him on the chest
     D          Dsus4 D 
He's showing her no  emotion
      C                 G
Their love's put to the test
   G              Gsus4/D   G
He thinks that he makes her happy
   C      G/B   Am
By simply being there
    D    Dsus4   D
The silences get longer
    C                   G
The more she pulls her hair
Em          Em9/D      A/C#
Love can be damaged by silence
     C    G        D
Tied to a ball and chain
Em          Em9/D     A/C#
Love can be driven to violence
      C         G         D
From what once seemed so tame
C           G/B         A
Wearing his dinner this evening
C           D      G
Jolly comes home again
    G              Gsus4/D
The mule's sitting by the fire
    C        G/B    Am
The house at his control
   D      Dsus4    D
He hops around the channels
    C               G
His eyes on film patrol
      G      Gsus4/D  G
She's driven from her senses
    C       G/B    Am
Her mundane life erupts
     D       Dsus4    D
She leaps up from the sofa
    C               G
And jumps upon her lump
Love can be damaged by silence
     C    G        D
Tied to a ball and chain
Em          Em9/D     A/C#
Love can be driven to violence
      C         G         D
From what once seemed so tame
C           G/B         A
Wearing his dinner this evening
C           D      G
Jolly comes home again

Gsus4  G
Gsus4  G
Em  Em7/D  A/C#
C  G  D
C  G/B  A
C  D
    G            Gsus4    G
The room was all dark and quiet
   C         G/B     Am
In bed there side by side
D            Dsus4    D
There in the small of her back
   C              G
An olive branch tonight
   G
He wants to say he's sorry
D/A  G/B C        G/B      Am
     She wants to make him bed
    D       Dsus4      D
For all the pain she's suffered
   C                 G     G/B
In her heart and her head
Em          Em9/D      A/C#
Love can be damaged by silence
     C    G        D
Tied to a ball and chain
Em          Em9/D     A/C#
Love can be driven to violence
     C         G         D
From what once seemed so tame
C           G/B          A
Wearing his dinner this evening
C           D     G
Jolly comes home again
G  Am  G/B  C           G/B         A
            Wearing his dinner this evening
C           D     G
Jolly comes home again

Contributed by Christopher Beckett