Cousin Kevin    (video)

 

    G - C - G - C

 

                           G        C              G         C

1. We're on our own, Cousin, all alone, Cousin.

              F#                          B7                 F#                                     B7

    Let's think of a game to play now the grown ups have all gone away.

              F                                    Bb

    You won't be much fun being blind deaf and dumb,

            F                               Bb

    I've no-one to play with today.

                     E                                       A

    Do you know how to play 'hide and seek' ?

                 E                                     A

    To find me, it would take you a week.

          D#                                      G#

    But tied to that chair you won't go anywhere,

                  D#                           G#

    there's a lot I can do with a freak.

 

       E                   C#m      E                    C

    How would you feel if I turned on the bath,

      A                          B7              C

    ducked your head under and started to laugh ?

          E                 C#m       E              C

    What would you do if I shut you outside

           A               B7                    C                  C#m - B7 - C

    to stand in the rain and catch cold so you die...................d ?

 

                       E - D     C             E      D         C

    I'm the schoo.......l bully, the class room cheat,

            E  D       C                   E       D         C

    the nastiest playfriend you ever could meet.

                  E    D         C                   E     D           C

    I'll stick pins in your fingers and tread on your feet.

 

+  G - C - G - C           +  repeat verse 1

 

                           G        C              G         C

2. We're on our own, Cousin, all alone, Cousin.

              F#                          B7                 F#                                     B7

    Let's think of a game to play now the grown ups have all gone away.

              F                                    Bb

    You won't be much fun being blind deaf and dumb,

            F                               Bb

    I've no-one to play with today.

                     E                                       A

    Do you know how to play 'hide and seek' ?

                 E                                     A

    To find me, it would take you a week.

          D#                                      G#

    But tied to that chair you won't go anywhere,

                  D#                           G#

    there's a lot I can do with a freak.

 

       E         C#m          E                 C

    Maybe a cigarette burn on your arm

                  A                     B7            C

    would change your expression to one of alarm ?

            E           C#m           E                  C

    I'll drag you around by a lock of your hair,

          A               B7             C                 C#m - B7 - C

    or give you a push at the top of the stai…...............rs.

 

                       E - D     C              E     D         C

    I'm the schoo.......l bully, the class room cheat,

            E  D       C                   E       D        C

    the nastiest playfriend you ever could meet.

                 E     D          C                 E      D           C

    I'll put glass in your dinner and spikes in your seat.

 

+  G - C - G - C

 

(orig. = capo 1st; video = no capo)    (The Who)