Warren Zevon - I Was In The House When The House Burned Down chords version 1

Chords
Transpose
 "I Was In The House When The House Burned Down"
  From "Life'll Kill Ya"

 
  Use a Capo on the third fret.
  
  Intro: | G5  | X2

G5 I had the shit till it all got smoked
D I kept the promise till the vow got broke
D I had to drink from the lovin' cup
G5 I stood on the banks till the river rose up
C I saw the bride in her wedding gown
G5 D C Em D G I was in the house when the house burned down
| C Em D G X3 | G | I may be old and I may be bent But I had the money till it all got spent I had the money till they made me pay Then I had the sense to be on my way I had to stay in the underground I was in the house when the house burned down | C Em D G X3| Chorus:
C I was in the house when the house burned down
G5 I met the man with the thorny crown
D I helped Him carry his cross through town
G5 D I was in the house when the house burned down
Harmonica Break: |C Em D G X3| G D X2| *drumfill* Chorus Repeat verse 1, End on G Relevant Chord shapes: EADGbe EADGbe EADGbe G5: 3X0033 C:X32013 Em:022003
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