The post war dream
Bb C F Bb/F F Bb C Bb/F F
Bb/F F Bb
Tell me true, tell me why was Jesus crucified?
C C7 F
Is it for this that daddy died?
Was it you? Was it me?
Did I watch too much T.V.?
C F Bb/F
Is that a hint of accusation in your eyes?
If it wasn't for the Nips
Being so good at building ships,
C C9 F
The yards would still be open on the Clyde.
And it can't be much fun for them
Beneath the rising sun
C C7 F
With all their kids committing suicide.
What have we done, Maggie what have we done?
What have we done to England?
C F A
Should we shout, should we scream,
Bb Bbm F/C Dm7
"What happened to the post war dream?"
C7+ F C Bb F
Maggie what have we done?