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"Pouring Water On A Drowning Man” - Hans Theesink & Terry Evans

Intro:
A
C#7#9(no5th)
A

E7

F#m

D

A


Couplet 1:

A
You push me when I'm falling
And kicked me when I’m down
I guess I missed my calling

F#m
I should have been a clown

C#7#9(no5th)
How much more

F#m
D
How much more can I stand

A
You're pouring water

D
F
G
On a drowning man

A


Couplet 2:


A
You put me on the right track
And then you let me down
You stab me in the back

F#m
Everytime I turn around
C#7#9(no5th)
Criticize my lovin'

F#m
D
Won’t you try and understand

A
You're pouring water

D7/F# (Dadd2/F#) D7/F# A
On a drowning man

D/F#
You're pouring water

E7
A
On a drowning man

D/F#
You treat me like
E7
F#m
The fool that I am

C#7#9(no5th)/E#
D7/F#
You bet that I like everything you do

A
(Dsus2/A)
Put salt in my wounds

E7
It's sad but it's true

E7 zou ook kunnen, is maar net wat je mooi vindt.

how come you wanna do me like that girl?
 A D7 You're pouring water ooh. baby
 .
 A You warm me with your kisses Then you leave me in the cold How can I know your wishes Fm When I've never been told
 C#7#9(no5th) Cry and hurt it baby
 Fm D Just try and understand
 A You're pouring water
 D7/A A On a drowning man
 
 Solo:
 A Fm
 C#7#9(no5th) Fm D(no3rd) D
 A
 E7 A
 
 Couplet 3: A D7 You're pouring water
 A D7 On a drowning man
 A D7 You're pouring water
 A D7 On a drowning man
 A D7 You're pouring water (water)
 A D7 On a drowning man
 A D7 You're pouring water (water) 
 A D7 On a drowning man
 A D7 You're pouring water (water)
 A D7 On a drowning man ooh
 A D7 You're pouring water (water)
 A D7 On a drowning man.

ooooooh
 A D7 You're pouring water
 A D7 On a drowning man (aaaaay)
 A D7 water Lord have mercy
 A D7 On the drowning man. Lord have mercy
 A D7 You're pouring water (water) 
 A D7 On a drowning man ooh Lord
 A D7 You're pouring water (water) 
 A D7 On a drowning man. ooh
 A D7 You're pouring water 
 A D7 On a drowning man (you’re pouring water)
 A D7 Hmmm (on a drowning man)
 A D7 A Hmmmmmm
 . let me tell you girl
 A D7 You're pouring water water
 A D7 On a drowning man. hmmmmm
 A D7 You're pouring water
 A D7 On a drowning man.
 A D7 On a drowning man (pouring water).