Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison



           Every rose has its thorn

                 (By Poison)

             Words and Music by
B.Dall, C.C.DEVILLE, B. MICHAELS and R. ROCKETT



G
..............................
C(add9)
..............................
G
We both lie silently still in the
C(add9)
dead of the night. Although we
G
both lie close together we feel
C(add9)
miles apart inside. Was it
G                C(add9)
something I said or something I did? Did my
G                        C(add9)
words not come out right? Though I
D
tried not to hurt you, though I
C
tried. But I guess that's why they say
G
ev'ry rose has its
C(add9)
thorn, just like
G
ev'ry night has its
C(add9)
dawn. Just like
G     D
ev'ry cowboy sings his
C        G
sad, sad song

ev'ry rose has its
C
thorn.
G
..............................
C(add9)
..............................
G
..............................
C(add9)
........................... I
G
listen to our favourite song paying on the
C(add9)
radio hear the
G
D.J. say love's a game of easy come and
C(add9)
easy go. But I
G              C(add9)
wonder does he know, has he
G              C(add9)
ever felt like this? And I
D
know that you'd be right now if I
C
could've let you know somehow. I guess
G
ev'ry rose has its
C(add9)
thorn, just like
G
ev'ry night has its
C(add9)
dawn. Just like
G     D
ev'ry cowboy sings his
C        G
sad, sad song

ev'ry rose has its
C(add9)
thorn.
Em                   D
Though it's been a while now I can
C                    G
still feel so much pain.
Em                      D
Like the knife thats cuts you, the wound heals,
C
but the scar, that scar re-
G
mains
C(add9)
..............................
G
..............................
C(add9)
..............................
G
I know I could have saved our love that night if I'd
C(add9)
known what to say
G
Instead of making love we both
C(add9)
made our separate ways. Now I
G                     C(add9)
hear you've found somebody new and
G                       C
that I never meant that much to you. To
D
hear thattears me up inside and to
C
see you cuts me like a knife. I guess
G
ev'ry rose has its
C(add9)
thorn, just like
G
ev'ry night has its
C(add9)
dawn. Just like
G     D
ev'ry cowboy sings his
C(add9)  G
sad, sad song

ev'ry rose has its
C(add9)
thorn.
D             G
..............................


From: torbjorn@ifi.uio.no (Torbjørn Richardsen)


Every rose has its thorn
(Poison)


Fingering suggestions:

G                Cadd9
||---|---|-4-|   ||---|---|-4-|
||---|---|-3-|   ||---|---|-3-|
||---|---|---|   ||---|---|---|
||---|---|---|   ||---|-1-|---|
||---|-1-|---|   ||---|---|-2-|
||---|---|-2-|   ||---|---|---|


Intro: G Cadd9

G                                 Cadd9
We both lie silently still in the dead of the night. Although we
G                               Cadd9
both lie close together we feel miles apart inside. Was it
G                   Cadd9                   G                  Cadd9
something I said or something I did? Did my words not come out right? Though I
D                               C
tried not to hurt you, though I tried. But I guess that's why they say

G                  Cadd9
ev'ry rose has its thorn, just like
G                   Cadd9
ev'ry night has its dawn. Just like
G     D                C        G
ev'ry cowboy sings his sad, sad song
                   C
ev'ry rose has its thorn

G Cadd9 G Cadd9

G                                           Cadd9
Listen to our favourite song playing on the radio hear the
G                              Cadd9
D.J. say love's a game of easy come and easy go. But I
G              Cadd9        G              Cadd9
wonder does he know, has he ever felt like this? And I
D                                 C
know that you'd be right now if I could've let you know somehow. I guess

G                  Cadd9
ev'ry rose has its thorn, just like
G                   Cadd9
ev'ry night has its dawn. Just like
G     D                C        G
ev'ry cowboy sings his sad, sad song
                   C
ev'ry rose has its thorn

Em                   D             C                  G
Though it's been a while now I can still feel so much pain.
Em                   D                          C
Like the knife thats cuts you, the wound heals, but the scar,
            G      Cadd9  G  Cadd9
that scar remains

G                                                    Cadd9
I know I could have saved our love that night if I'd known what to say
G                              Cadd9
Instead of making love we both made our separate ways. Now I
G                     Cadd9        G                       Cadd9
hear you've found somebody new and that I never meant that much to you. To
D                                   C
hear that tears me up inside and to see you cuts me like a knife. I guess

G                  Cadd9
ev'ry rose has its thorn, just like
G                   Cadd9
ev'ry night has its dawn. Just like
G     D                C        G
ev'ry cowboy sings his sad, sad song
                   C     D  G
ev'ry rose has its thorn





Submitted: a date before date tracking was kept.


The files contained here-in are the authors' own work and represents their interpretation of the songs. You may only use this information for private study, scholarship, or research. All other content is copyright © 1994-1999 by Keith Gabryelski (ag\@wildfire.com). This site's space and bandwidth graciously provided by Wildfire Communications, Inc. This site supported by your generous use of CD-Now