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    Gamble Everything for Love

    Ben Lee

     

    Verse picking patterns:

       Am                    F
    e|---0---0---0----0--||---1---1---1---1-|
    B|---1---1---1----1--||---1---1---1---1-|
    G|---2---2---2----2--||---2---2---2---2-|
    D|-----2-------0h2---||-3-------3-------|
    A|-0-------0---------||-----3-------3---|
    E|-------------------||-----------------|

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4  +     1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    Chorus (and bridge) picking patterns:

       C                   Fmaj7              Dsus2              Am
    e|---0---0---0---0--||---0---0---0---0-||---0---0---0---0-||---0---0---0---0-|
    B|---1---1---1---1--||---1---1---1---1-||---3---3---3---3-||---1---1---1---1-|
    G|------------------||-----2-------2---||-----2-------2---||-----------------|
    D|-----2-------2----||-3-------3-------||-0-------0-------||-----2-------2---|
    A|-3-------3--------||-----------------||-----------------||-0-------0-------|
    E|------------------||-----------------||-----------------||-----------------|

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +     1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    Intro:  / Am - - - / x4

     

    Verse 1:

     Am (2)

    Gamble everything for love, gamble everything,

    put it in a place you keep what you need.

                    F

    you can gamble everything for love if you're free,

                  Am

    Ya gotta gamble everything for love.

     

    Verse 2:

     Am (2)

    Baby are ya cold, are ya cold, baby,

    I can wrap you up, wrap you up, in my love, if ya wanna,

                  F

    you can gamble everything for love,

                                     Am

    If ya wanna, you can gamble everything for love.

     

    Chorus 1 (w/chorus pattern):

     C

    Tell me are you feeling lost, have you crossed,

              Fmaj7

    Into places you never knew, to get through.

      C

    Tell me are you gonna cry all night,

      Fmaj7

    Tell me the truth, and i'll tell you the truth.

             Dsus2                                                   Fmaj7

    If ya gamble everything for love, ya gonna be alright,       

     

    w/verse pattern:

         Am (2)

    alright.

     

    Verse 3:

      Am (2)

    Make a list of things you need, leave it empty,

    except for number one, write love, gamble everything,

       F

    keep it under lock and key, if ya wanna,

                   Am

    you can gamble everything for love.

     

    Verse 4:

      Am (2)

    Love me with an open heart, tell me anything,

    We can find a place to start, and gamble anything,

       F

    We can set this thing apart, 'cause were gonna,

                Am

    Gonna gamble everything for love.

     

    Chorus 2 (w/chorus pattern):

     C

    Tell me do you lose your way each day,

               Fmaj7

    All the people you recognize do they lie?

    C

    Tell me does it make you feel too real,

     Fmaj7

    Tell me the truth and I'll tell you the truth.

             Dsus2                                                   Fmaj7    

    if ya gamble everything for love ya gonna be alright,        

     

    w/verse pattern:

        Am (4, hold last two beats)

    alright.

     

    Bridge (w/chorus pattern):

    Fmaj7                            Am

    ooooohhh ya can go your own way.

    Fmaj7                            Am

    ooooohhh ya can go your own way.

    C                                       Fmaj7

    ooooohhh ya gotta go your own way.

              Dsus2

    if you gamble everything for love.

               Fmaj7

    If you gamble everything for love.

     

    Repeat Verse 1

     

    Chorus 3 (w/chorus pattern):

    C

    Tell me are you getting hurt, is it worth it.

    Fmaj7

    Tell me are the people strange, do they change.

    C

    Tell me are you letting go, do you know.

    Fmaj7

    Tell you the truth, if you tell me the truth.

              Dsus2

    if you gamble everything for love.

               Fmaj7

    If you gamble everything for love.

             Dsus2                                                  Fmaj7   

    if ya gamble everything for love ya gonna be alright,       

     

    w/verse pattern:

       Am (2)

    alright.

       Am (2)

    alright

     

    End on Am


    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.