Jovi - Bed Of Roses
Sitting here wasted and wounded with this old piano.
Trying hard to capture the moment, this morning I don?t
Am Bb F
'cause a bottle of vodka still lies in my head and some
gave me nightmares, I think that she?s still in my bed.
Bb C F
As I dream about movies they won?t make of me when I?m
With an iron-clad fist I wake up to french-kiss the
While a marching band keeps it?s own beat in my head
about all of the things that I longed to believe, about
love, the truth,
what you mean to me and the truth is...
Bb C F
Baby you?re all that I need.
I wanna lay you down in a bed of roses.
Dm C Bb
Tonight I sleep on a bed of nails.
Bb F Bb
I wanna be just as close as the Holy Ghost is.
Dm C Bb F
Lay you down, on a bed of roses.
I?m so far away, each step that I take?s on my way home.
A king?s ransom in dimes I?d give each night to see through
But I?d run out of time or it?s hard to get through till
the bird on the
flies me back to you. I?ll just close my eyes.
And whisper "baby it probably is true".
The hotel bars hangover whiskey?s gone dry.
The bartender?s wig?s crooked, she?s giving me the eye.
Bb Bb C F
might?ve said yes, but I laughed so hard I think I died.
Now as you close your eyes you know I?ll be thinking
My mistress she calls me to stand in her spotlight again.
I won?t be alone, you know that don?t mean I?m not
I?ve got nothing to prove, for its you I?d die to defend.