Jackson Browne - Lives In The Balance Chords

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

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

12 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
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
7 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
X
3
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
11 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 3 fret

Intro

Em, D x4

Verse

Ive been Emwaiting for Dsomething to Emhappen D For a Emweek or a moDnth or a yearEm D With the Emblood in the iDnk of the heaEmdlines D And the sEmound of the Dcrowd in my eEmar D You might Emask what it Dtakes to remeEmmber D When you Emknow that you've Dseen it beforEme D Where a Emgovernment lDies to a peEmople D And a Emcountry is dDrifting to waEmr

Pre-chorus

And theres a Cshadow on the Emfaces Of the Cmen who send the Emguns To the Cwars that are fought in Gplaces Where their Dbusiness interest Bruns

Verse 2

same arrangement as Verse 1): On the radio talk shows and the t.v. You hear one thing again and again How the u.s.a. stands for freedom And we come to the aid of a friend But who are the ones that we call our friends-- These governments killing their own? Or the people who finally cant take any more

Chorus

And they Cpick up a gun or a brickB or a stone There are Emlives iDn the balanceEm D There are Empeople Dunder fire Em D There are Emchildren Dat the cannonEms D And there is Cblood on the wire B

Interlude

Pre-chorus

Theres a Cshadow on the Emfaces Of the Cmen who fan the Emflames Of the Cwars that are fought in plGaces Where we cant Deven say the Bnames

Verse 3

They sell us the president the same way They sell us our clothes and our cars They sell us every thing from youth to religion The same time they sell us our wars I want to know who the men in the shadows are I want to hear somebody asking them why They can be counted on to tell us who our enemies are

Chorus

But tCheyre never the oneBs to fight or to die And there are Emlives iDn the balance Em D There are Empeople Dunder fire Em D There are cEmhildrenD at the cannons Em D And there is Cblood on the wire B

Outro

Em, D x3, end with Em.