Standard (EADGBE)


Verse 1

We both lie silently still, in the dead of the night.

Although we both lie close together, we feel miles apart inside.

Was it something I said, or something I did,

did my words not come out right?

Though I tried not to hurt you, though I tried, but I guess that's why they say


Every rose has its thorn.

Just like every night has its dawn.

Just like every cowboy sings a sad, sad song.

Every rose has its thorn.

Bridge and solo

I just play ---

Verse 2

Listen to our favorite song, playing on the radio.

Well the DJ says loves a game of easy come and easy go.

But I wonder, does he know, has he ever felt like this.

Well I know that you'd be here right now if I

coulda let you know somehow, I guess


Though it's been awhile now, I can still feel so much pain.

Like a knife that cuts you the wound heals, but the scar, that scar remains

Verse 3

I know I coulda saved our love that night if I'd known what to say.

Instead of making love we both made our separate ways.

And now I hear you've found somebody new, and that I never meant that much to you.

To hear that tears me up inside, and to see you cuts me like a knife, I guess