Eminem - River chords

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Intro Chorus:
Em G C I've been a liar, been a thief, been a lover, been a cheat
D Em G C All my sins need holy water, feel it washin' over me
D Em G C Well little one, I don't want to admit to something
D Em If all it's gonna cause is pain, truth in my lies
G C right now are falling like the rain
D So let the river run
Verse 1:
Em GHe's comin' home with his neck scratched to catch flack
C D Sweat jackets and dress slacks, mismatched
Em GOn his breath's Jack, he's a sex addict and she just wants to
C A5 D Exact revenge and get back
Em GIt's a chess match, she's on his back like a jet-pack
C D She's kept track of all his Internet chats and guess who just
Em GHappens to be movin' on to the next actually
C A5 D Just shit on my last chick and she has what my ex lacks
Em G'Cause she loves danger, psychopath
C D And you don't fuck with no man's girl, even I know that
Em GBut she's devised some plan to stab him in the back
C A5 D Knife in hand, says the relationship's hangin' by a strand
Em GSo she's been on the web lately
C D Says maybe she'll be my Gwen Stacy, to spite her man
Em GAnd I know she's using me to try to play him
C I don't care, "hi Suzanne", but I shoulda said "bye Suzanne"
After the first night, but tonight I am Chorus 1:
Em G C I've been a liar, been a thief, been a lover, been a cheat
D Em G C A5All my sins need holy water, feel it washin' over me
Em G C Well little one, I don't want to admit to something
D Em If all it's gonna cause is pain, truth in my lies
G C now are falling like the rain
A5So let the river run
Verse 2:
Em GOne-night stand turned to a two-night stand, it was
C D "Come sunlight, scram," now we hug tight and
Em GHe found out, now she feels deserted and used
C A5 D 'Cause he left, so what, he did it first to her too
Em GNow how am I supposed to tell this girl that we're through?
C D It's hard to find the words, I'm aloof, nervous and Sue
EmDon't want this to hurt but what you deserve is the truth
G C A5 D Don't take it personal, I just can't say this in person to you
Em G C So I revert to the studio like hole-in-the-wall diners
D Don't have to be reserved in a booth
Em GI just feel like the person who I'm turnin' into's
C A5 D Irreversible, I preyed on you like it's church at the pew
EmAnd now that I got you I don't want you
G C Took advantage in my thirst to pursue
D Why do I do this dirt that I do?
Em GGet on my soapbox and preach, my sermon and speech
C Detergent and bleach is burnin' the wound
C'Cause now with her in the womb
CWe can't bring her in this world, shoulda knew
CTo use protection 'fore I bit into your forbidden fruit
Chorus 2:
Em I've been (fuck!) a liar, been a thief,
G C been a lover, been a cheat
D Em G C A5All my sins need holy water, feel it washin' over me
Em G C Well little one, I don't want to admit to something
D Em If all it's gonna cause is pain, truth in my lies
G C now are falling like the rain
A5So let the river run
Bridge:
Em G C My name's (oh-oh), my name's (oh-oh) Denver (oh-oh), river run
Em G C Just call me (oh-oh), call me (oh-oh) River (oh-oh)
We'll let the river run Verse 3:
C Always the bridesmaid, never "the bride, hey"
D5Fuck can I say, if life was a highway
C And deceit was an enclave, I'd be swerving in five lanes
Em D5Speeds at a high rate like I'm slidin' on ice maybe
C That's why I'm may have came at you sideways
D5I can't keep my lies straight
Em But I made you terminate my baby
EmThis love triangle left us in a wreck, tangled
C What else can I say, it was fun for a while,
Cbet I really woulda loved your smile
CDidn't really wanna abort but fuck it,
Cwhat's one more lie to tell our unborn child?
Chorus 3:
Em G C I've been a liar, been a thief, been a lover, been a cheat
D Em G C All my sins need holy water, feel it washin' over me
D Em Well little one, (I’m sorry) I don't want to admit
G C to something (I fucked up)
D Em If all it's gonna cause is pain, the truth in my lies
G C now are falling like the rain
D So let the river run (river run, river run, river run)
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