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Two For The Road

Bruce Springsteen


Fingerpicked, but you can also strum it like this:

 

Strum: D   D U   U D U  (folk strum)

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003

       12

Em:   022000

        32 4

Cadd9: x32030

           13

Dsus2:  xx0230

       32 1

C:    x32010

         132

D:    xx0232

 

     G                                      Em

It's one for the money and one for the show

              G                                        Cadd9

I got one kiss for you honey so come on let's go

          Cadd9                         Dsus2

I didn't see it coming but girl now I know

            Dsus2                                G

It takes one for the running but two for the road

 

G                                                   Em

   One thousand dreams whispered in the dark

      G                                           Cadd9

But a dream's just a dream in one empty heart

             Cadd9                         Dsus2

It takes more than one to rev it up and go

    Dsus2                                   G

So let's get it running, we're two for the road

 

Chorus:

C (2)

  Two one-way tickets and a diamond ring

C                                            G

   Hell it don't matter what the rain might bring

G                                           D

   When this world treats you hard and cold

    D                                        G

I'll stand beside you, we're two for the road

 

Instrumental Verse (1st 4 lines of the song)

 

     G                                Em

When you're alone my love will shine the light

              G                                     Cadd9

Through the dark and starless night

          Cadd9                         Dsus2

I'll hold you close and never let you go

            Dsus2                                G

Come on now girl 'cause we're two for the road

          Cadd9                         Dsus2

Well it's two to get ready, babe come on let's go

            Dsus2                                G

Yeah me and you girl we were two for the road

 

Instrumental Verse x2  (1st 4 lines of the song)

 

End on last G


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.