Life is a gun    (video)

 

††† G - Em - G - Em (2x)

 

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1. Deep in the past we can trigger to the barrel blast,

†††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Em

††† on the avenue where I would crash into you.

 

†† Em††††††††††††††††† G††††††††††† C†††††††††† G††† C†††††††††† G†††††††††††††† D

Whatís done is done and life is a gun, life is a gun, on the run.

Em††††††††† G††† C†††††††††††††† G†††††††† C††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††† D

Oh, my dear, isnít life a gun, a story shotgun that came undone,

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we came undone.

 

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2. New Yorkís cold, on the road we became old,

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††† standing still, but Iím running against all my will.

 

+CHORUS

 

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3. The well won path was never something I would walk,

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††so lay it down, lay these guns in the ground.

 

†† Em††††††††††††††††† G††††††††††† C†††††††††† G††† C†††††††††† G†††††††††††††† D

Whatís done is done and life is a gun, life is a gun, on the run.

Em††††††††† G††† C†††††††††††††† G†††††††† C††††††††††† G ††††††††††††††††††††††††D

Oh, my dear, isnít life a gun, a story shotgun that came undone,

 

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+repeat last CHORUS†††† +We came undone.

 

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+Oh,††††††† we came undone,††††††††††††† oh, we came undone.

 

(orig. = capo 4th)††† (Jay Malinowski)