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From: “Matilda: The Musical”

Revolting Children

by

TIM MINCHIN

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Kobalt Music Publishing America, Inc.

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Revolting Children

Words & Music by Tim Minchin

Confidently = 120 We are We are C D 3 re - volt - ing chil
Confidently = 120
We
are
We
are
C
D
3
re - volt
- ing
chil - dren
liv - ing
in
re - volt
- ing
times.
We
sing
re - volt - ing
chil - dren
liv - ing
in
re - volt - ing
times.
We
sing
Em
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All Rights Reserved. International Copyright Secured.

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re - volt - ing songs us - ing re - volt - ing rhymes. We’ll
re - volt
- ing
songs
us
-
ing
re - volt
- ing
rhymes.
We’ll
be
re - volt - ing
songs
us
-
ing
re - volt - ing
rhymes.
We’ll
be
G
A
7 re - volt - ing chil - dren till our re - volt - ing’s
7
re - volt
- ing
chil - dren
till
our
re - volt
-
ing’s done
and
we’ll
re - volt - ing
chil - dren
till
our
re - volt
-
ing’s done
and
we’ll
C6
G
D/F
Em
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9 1. have the Trunch - bull bolt - ing, we’re re - volt - ing!
9
1.
have
the Trunch
- bull
bolt - ing,
we’re
re
-
volt - ing!
We
are
have
the Trunch - bull
bolt - ing,
we’re
re - volt - ing!
We
are
C
B
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N.C.
2.
11
volt - ing!
We can
S
-
P
-
L
how
we
volt - ing!
We can
S
-
P
-
L
how
we
D
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D/F
Em/G
E/G
Am

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like! If e - nough of us are wrong, wrong is right! Ev - ’ry -
like!
If
e - nough
of
us
are
wrong, wrong
is
right! Ev - ’ry
- one!
N
-
O
-
R
-
T
-
like!
If
e - nough
of
us
are
wrong, wrong
is
right! Ev - ’ry - one!
N
-
O
-
R
-
T
-
D/F
G
15 WHY? ’Cause we’re a lit - tle bit naugh - ty! You say we ough
15
WHY?
’Cause we’re
a
lit
-
tle
bit
naugh - ty!
You say
we ough -ta stay
in - side
the
WHY?
’Cause we’re
a
lit - tle
bit
naugh - ty!
You say
we ough -ta stay
in - side
the
B
Am

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line. But if we dis - o - bey at the same time, there is noth
line. But
if
we
dis - o - bey
at
the
same
time,
there
is
noth -ing
that the Trunch -bull
can
line. But
if
we
dis - o - bey
at
the
same
time,
there
is
noth -ing
that the Trunch -bull
can
G
D/F
19
do!
She
can take
her
ham
-mer
and S - H
-
U
did - n’t
think
you could push
us
too
far,
do!
She
can take
her
ham
-mer
and S - H
-
U
did - n’t
think
you could push
us
too
far,
B
C

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21 but there’s no go -ing back now, we R - E - V - O
21
but there’s no
go -ing back now, we
R
-
E
-
V - O
-
L
-
T
-
I - N.
We’ll
S -
but there’s no
go -ing back now, we
R
-
E
-
V - O
-
L
-
T
-
I - N.
We’ll
S -
D
Em
B/F
G

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- I - N - G, U - S - I - N - G. We’ll
-
I
-
N - G,
U - S
-
I
-
N - G.
We’ll be
R - E - V
-
O - L
-
T -
-
I
-
N - G,
U - S
-
I
-
N - G.
We’ll be
R - E - V
-
O - L
-
T -
A
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6 21 but there’s no go -ing back now, we R - E - V -

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27 - I - N - G. It is 2 - L - 8 - 4
27
-
I
-
N - G.
It
is
2
-
L -
8
-
4 - U
E - R
- E
-
volt -ing!
We are
-
I
-
N - G.
It
is
2
-
L -
8
-
4 - U
E - R - E - volt -ing!
We are
D/F
Em
D
C
B
D
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30
re -volt -ing chil -dren liv -ing in
re -volt -ing times.
We sing
re -volt -ing songs
us - ing
re -volt -ing chil -dren liv -ing in
re -volt -ing times.
We sing
re -volt -ing songs
us - ing
C
A

8

33 re -volt -ing rhymes. We’ll be re -volt -ing chil -dren till our re -volt
33
re -volt -ing rhymes.
We’ll be
re -volt -ing chil -dren
till
our
re -volt - ing’s done.
It
is
re -volt -ing rhymes.
We’ll be
re -volt -ing chil -dren
till
our
re -volt - ing’s done.
It
is
B
D
A
E/G
F m
E
1.
2.
36
2 - L - 8 - 4 U! We are 2 - L - 8 -
2 -
L -
8
-
4
U!
We
are
2
- L
-
8
-
4 - U
E
-
R
-
E
-
volt - ing!
2 -
L -
8
-
4
U!
We
are
2
- L
-
8
-
4 - U
E - R - E - volt - ing!
D
C
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D
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