Preachers And Thieves Chords


 




Preachers And Thieves Chords (Transposable):

 
Intro
B B B G D C# C# B

Verse 1
B B B
Janie's an addict but she feeds her family
G D B
Hank owns a bank but his kids are on the street
B B
Janie's got a good grip on desperation
G D G G D C# C# B
Hank's getting fat but he doesn't see his need

Chorus
C# A E
As I'm standing here on this stage
B C#
Hanging from the cross that I have made
A E
What you see is probably deceit
B A9
Only God knows the difference
A B
The difference between preachers and thieves

Verse 2
B B B
Rosa's the lady in apartment fifteen
G D B
No one knows her name or what language she speaks
B
Or that her son is dying alone behind those walls
G D G G D C# C# B
Separating their home from the apartments she cleans

Interlude 1
F#m E F#m E/G#

Bridge
A A E E
Struggling to stand, fighting to breathe
A A D A/C#
One cries to His left, one dies to His right
A A E E
One takes his last breath embracing his mockery
A E F#m7 G A Bm7 E B D/F#
While the other opens his eyes in paradise

Interlude 2
A A B B B G D C# C# B

C# B B A

Ending
B B B G D G D C# C# B B B B