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ORIGINAL SIN

WORDS & MUSIC:   Earl P. Reinhalter



         INTRO:  Am  (melody)


                     Am        G
             I.  a donation is made
                         Dm            G
                 in your name, in your name.
                       Am              G
                 and a speech has been made
                         F             E
                 in your name, in your name.
                   F           G
                 a scholarship fund
                      Am                G
                 is established in your name,
                         Am            G
                 in your name, in your name,
                         Esus4  Am
                 in your name.


  INSTRUMENTAL:  Am - Esus4 - Am


                       Am            G
            II.  a Navajo has been removed
                         Dm            G
                 in your name, in your name.
                             Am             G
                 and they've gassed another Jew
                         F             E
                 in your name, in your name.
                      F              G
                 your money's buying guns
                          Am            G
                 that the army wants to use
                         Am            G
                 in your name, in your name,
                         Esus4  Am
                 in your name.


                 Dm             Am           G      Dm
      BRIDGE A:  now I know the meaning of original sin.
                 F            G         C  E7
                 it's not the Garden of Eden.
                      Bb         F
                 it's gone to Berlin,
                         Bb
                 the Kremlin,
                        A
                 Washington,
                        Am         G        Bb             Am
                 or the capital of whatever country you're in.


  INSTRUMENTAL:  Am


                              Am         G
           III.  they've been reading my mail
                         Dm            G
                 in your name, in your name.
                         Am          G
                 putting holy men in jail
                         F             E
                 in your name, in your name.
                     F       G
                 the new uniforms
                          Am                  G
                 all have name tags marked in Braille
                         Am            G
                 in your name, in your name,
                         Esus4  Am
                 in your name.


                 Dm             Am           G      Dm
      BRIDGE B:  now I know the meaning of original sin.
                 F            G         C  E7
                 it's not the Garden of Eden.
                      Bb         F     
                 it's gone to Berlin,  \
                         Bb             \ 
                 the Kremlin,            > in 3/4 time
                        A               /
                 Washington,           /
                        Am         G        Bb             F#m   F
                 or the capital of whatever country you're in.


                         Am
        ENDING:  in your name,
                         G
                 in your name,
                         Esus4    Am
                 in your name.

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