Busload of faith    (video)

 

    Am ~ ~ Am ~ ~     +   F - G - Am (4x)        +  F - G - Am (4x)  

 

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1.     You can't depend on your family,

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    you can't depend on your friends,

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    you can't depend on a beginning,

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    you can't depend on an end.

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    You can't depend on intelligence,

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    ooh, you can't depend on God,

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    you can only depend on one thing,

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    you need a busload of faith to get by, watch, baby !

 

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    Busload of faith to get by,         busload of faith to get by !

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    Busload of faith to get by, you need a busload of faith to get by !

 

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2.     You can depend on the worst always happening,

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    you can depend on a murderer's drive,

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    you can bet that if he rapes somebody,

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    there'll be no trouble having a child.

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    You can bet that if she aborts it,

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    pro-lifers will attack her with rage,

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    you can depend on the worst always happening,

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    you need a busload of faith to get by, yeah !

 

F                     G               A    - F                     G              A

    Busload of faith to get by,         busload of faith to get by !

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    Busload of faith to get by, baby,        busload of faith to get by !

 

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3.      You can't depend on the goodly hearted,

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    the goodly hearted made lamp-shades and soap.

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    You can't depend on the Sacrament,

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    no Father, no Holy Ghost.

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    You can't depend on any churches,

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    unless there's real estate that you want to buy,

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    you can't depend on a lot of things,

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    you need a busload of faith to get by, woah !

 

F                     G               A    - F                    G               A

    Busload of faith to get by,         busload of faith to get by !

F                     G               A    - F                     G               A

    Busload of faith to get by,         busload of faith to get by !

 

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4.     You can't depend on no miracle,

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    you can't depend on the air.

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    You can't depend on the wise man,

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    you can't find 'em because they're not there.

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    You can depend on cruelty,

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    crudity of thought and sound,

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    you can depend on the worst always happening,

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    you need a busload of faith to get by, ha !

 

F                     G               A     - F                     G              A

    Busload of faith to get by,          busload of faith to get by !

F                     G               A    - F                     G               A

    Busload of faith to get by,          busload of faith to get by !

 

+  F - G - Am (4x)        +  F - G - Am (4x)    

 

+  F - G - Am (3x)       +  F - G - A

 

 

 

(orig. = capo 5th)    (Lou Reed)