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FREE Campfire Singalong Songbook

20 classic, not-too-hard songs to enjoy with your family while you ride out the apocalypse.

Beatles - Petty - Johnny Cash - Eagles - John Denver - Dylan

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    I Asked Him For Water He Gave Me Gasoline

    Lucinda Williams

     

    Chord Guide

            123

    A:    x02220

             213

    D7:   xx0212

           2314

    E7:   022130

     

     

    / A - - - / x8

     

             D7 (2)                                               A (2)

    Oh, I asked him for water, he gave me gasoline

          D7 (2)                                                   A (2)

    Oh, I asked him for water, he gave me gasoline

                E7 (2)                                      A (2)

    I asked him for water, he gave me gasoline

     

                D7 (2)                                                   A (2)

    I went down to the depot looked up on the board

                D7 (2)                                                   A (2)

    I went down to the depot looked up on the board

                         E7 (2)                                           A (2)

    Saw that train a running but I could not get on board

     

      D7 (2)                                             A (2)

    I asked the conductor can I ride the blinds

      D7 (2)                                             A (2)

    I asked the conductor can I ride the blinds

                          E7 (3)                                                                            A (2)

    Said girl buy your ticket, buy your ticket ‘cause this train ain't none of mine

     

    Solo - Instrumental Verse

     

             D7 (2)                                               A (2)

    Oh, I asked him for water, he gave me gasoline

          D7 (2)                                                   A (2)

    Oh, I asked him for water, he gave me gasoline

                       E7 (2)                                     A (2)

    I asked him for water, but he gave me gasoline

     

    / A - - - / x4

     

    End on A


    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.