Rosie Gordon Lies So Still
Words And Music By Ricky Ross

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B?

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(A)Don't be afraid to let the (E) rain come in,(A)Don't be frightened (E)for your skin
(A)The hearts as open as it's (E) ever been,(G)It doesn't beat (Em7) or break or cry
(B7)There's only earth and grass and sky

(A)Now you stretch beneath the (E)beating sun,(A)Within the minute of all (E) time
(A)The grass and trees don't for a (E) second long
(G) Pause to say (Em7) hello-goodbye,(B7) To where you live or when you die

(A) They know nothing about your(B?) heart
(A) They know nothing about your(B?) heart

(A)Rosie Gordon lies so(E) very still,(A)Under the carpet of the (E)earth
(A) If this won't wake you then (E) nothing will
(G)They cut your clothes (Em7) round your blackened skin
(B7)You'd never know where life begins untill you learn

(A) They know nothing about your (B?) heart
(A) They know nothing about your (B?) heart
(A) They know nothing about your (B?) heart

Pedal Steel Solo
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(G) It doesn't beat (Em7)or break or cry,(B7)There's only earth and grass and sky

(A) They know nothing about your (B?) heart
(A) They know nothing about your (B?) heart
(A) They know nothing about your (B?) heart

Outro (B?)