The Gaslight Anthem - The Weight Chords

 
         
         
         
         
3
2
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
2
1
3
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
7 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

Cadd9

variations
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
X
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
         
         
         
         
X
2
3
8 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
4
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
2 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

10 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
11 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

G X Cadd9 D Bm

3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 2 0 4 2 0 3 x 2 3 2 x x x Intro/Break

G-X-Cadd9-D-Cadd9

Verse

GPulled in to NBmazareth, was Cadd9feeling about half past dGead I just need some place where I can lay my head "Mister, can you tell me where a man might find a bed?" He just grinned, shook my hand, "No" was all he said

Chorus

GTake a lDoad off, Cadd9Fanny GTake a lDoad for Cadd9free GTake a lDoad off, Cadd9Fanny...And you put the load right on me

Break

I picked up my bag, I went looking for a place to hide When I saw Carmen and the Devil walking side by side I said "Hey Carmen, come on, let's go downtown" She said "I gotta go but my friend can stick around"

Chorus

Break

Go down Miss Moses, there's nothing you can say It's just old Luke, and Luke's waiting on the judgement day I said "Luke my friend, what about young Anna-Lee?" He said "Do me a favor son, won't you stay and keep Anna-Lee company?"

Chorus

Break

Crazy Chester followed me and he caught me in the fog He said "I will fix your raft if you'll take Jack my dog" I said "Wait a minute Chester, now I'm a peaceful man" He said "That's okay boy, won't you feed him when you can?"

Chorus

Break

Catch a cannonball now to take me down the line My bag is sinking low and I do believe it's time To get back to Miss Fanny, you know she's the only one Who sent me here with her regards for everyone

Chorus

Break

Chorus