Busload of faith    (video)

 

    Em - A - Em (2x)       +  D - A - Em (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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    you can't depend on the sky.

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    You can only depend on one thing, honey,

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    you need a busload of faith to get by.

 

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    Busload of faith to get by,

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    busload of faith to get by !

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    Busload of faith to get by,

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you need a busload of faith to get by !

 

    D                        A                      Em

2.     You can't depend on goodly hearted,

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    the goodly hearted made lamp-shades and soap.

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    You can't depend on your drinking,

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    you can't depend on your dope.

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    You can't depend on the president,

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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.

 

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    Busload of faith to get by,

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    busload of faith to get by !

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    Busload of faith to get by,

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you need a busload of faith to get by !

 

+  D - A - Em (4x)           +  D - A - Em (4x)

 

    D                        A             Em

3.     You can't depend on a miracle,

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    you can't depend on the air,

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    you can't depend on the wise men,

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

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    You can't depend on cruelty,

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    when cruelty ain't borderline,

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    You can't depend on the water, honey,

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    you need a busload of faith to get by !

 

+  CHORUS (2x)

 

+  D - A - Em (4x)      +  D - A - Em (4x)     +  Get by !

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)    (Bob Seger)