Van Morrison - The Great Deception Chords

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

9 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1

Fm

variations
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
         
         
         
         
2
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
4 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1

9 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
12 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
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

Cm

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
X
4
2
1
X
X
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
X
2
1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2

4 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

Intro

A

Verse 1

Did you ever hear a-Fmbout The GEreat De-cDeption? A Well, the plastic revolutionaries take the money and Fmrun. A Have you ever been Fmdown tEo Love CDity? Fm Where they rip you off with a smile, and it dEon't take a gAun.

Verse 2

A Don't it hurt so Fmbad iEn Love cDity? A Don't it make you not want to bother at Fmall? And don't they Alook Fmso sEelf rDighteous, When they Fmpin you up a-gEainst the wAall?

Chorus 1

Did you Eever, ever see the Dpeople, With the Cmtear drops in their eDyes? I just Ecan't stand it, stand it Dno how, Living Cmin this world of lAies. D

Verse 3

Did you ever hear a-Fmbout the REock and Roll sDingers? A Got three or four Cadil-Fmlacs. Saying Apower to the Fmpeople, dEance to the Dmusic; Fm Wants you to pat him oEn the bAack.

Verse 4

Have you ever heard a-Fmbout the gEreat RDembrandt? Have you ever heard a-About how he could Fmpaint? And he didn't have e-Anough Fmmoney fEor his bDrushes; And they Fmthought it was rEather qAuaint.

Chorus 2

But you Eknow it's no use re-Dpeating, And you Cmknow it's no use to tDhink about it. 'Cos when you Estop to think a-Dbout it; Ayou dDon't need it.

Verse 5

Have you ever heard a-Fmbout the gEreat, D Hollywood motion picture actor, A Who knew more than they Fmdid? And the Anewspapers Fmdidn't cEover the sDtory; Fm Just decided to kEeep it hAid.

Verse 6

Somebody Fmstarted sEaying it was an iDnside job; A Whatever happened to Fmhim? A Last time they Fmsaw him, dEown on the bDow'ry; With his Fmlip hanging off an old rEusty bottle of gAin.

Verse 7

Have you ever heard a-Fmbout the sEo-called HDippies? A Down on the far side of the Fmtracks. They take the Aeyeballs Fmstraight oEut of your hDead, Say son, Fmkid, do you want your eEyeballs bAack?

Chorus 3

Did you Eever, ever see the Dpeople, With the Cmtear drops in their eDyes? I just Ecan't stand it, stand it Dno how, Living Cmin this world of lAies. D

Verse 8

Did you ever hear a-Fmbout The GEreat De-cDeption? A Well, the plastic revolutionaries take the money and Fmrun. A Have you ever been Fmdown tEo Love CDity? Fm Where they rip you off with a smile, and it dEon't take a gAun.

Outro

Have you ever heard about...Fm E Fm The Great Deception.