Every Rose Has Its Thorn
Words & Music:
Poison (tabbed by: Phreakdawg)
G Cadd9 [basic vamp for verses]
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:
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Every rose has its thorn. Just like every night has its dawn.
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Just like every cowboy sings a sad, sad song. Every rose has its thorn.
INSTRUMENTAL SOLO OVER: G Cadd9 [vamp]
Listen to our favorite song, playing on the radio.
Well, the DJ says love's 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.
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Though it's been awhile now, I can still feel so much pain.
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Like a knife that cuts you the wound heals, but the scar, that scar remains.
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.
Now, I hear you've found somebody new & 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