SECOND CHANCE by .38 Special (Notated by Jeff Estefan: email@example.com) Words & Music by Jeff Carlisi, Cal Curtis, and Max Carl INTRO: G Dsus4 Am Em VERSE 1: G D Am Em Since you've been gone, I feel my life slipping away. G D Am Em I look to the sky, and everything is turning gray. G D Em F All I made was one mistake, how much more will I have to pay. CHORUS: C G/D C/E D/F# D W/why can't you think it over. Why can't you forget about the past? G D Am C When love makes a sound babe, a heart needs a second chance. G D Am D Don't put me down babe, can't you see I love you. G D Since you've been gone I've been in a trance. Am Em This heart needs a second chance. Am C G Don't say it's over, I just can't say goodbye. VERSE 2: (lead-in: Dsus4 Am Em D) G D Am Em So this is love, standing in the pouring rain. G D Am Em I've called on you. 'Cause she never meant a thing. G D Em F All I know I ain't got the right to ask you to sympathize. But ... (to CHORUS) BRIDGE: (lead-in: G D/F# Em) D G Em I never loved her. I never needed her. C G/B Am She was willing and that's all there is to say. C/G D Don't forsake me, please don't leave me now. G D Am A heart needs a second chance. INSTRUMENTAL: C G D Am D G D Am Em Am C FINAL VERSE/CHORUS: G G/D C/E D/F# Please forgive me and forget it. I was wrong and I admit it. G G/D C/E D/F# Why can't we talk it over, why can't we forget about, D G D Am forget about the past. A heart needs a second chance. C G D Am When love makes a sound babe, a heart needs a second chance. C G Don't put me down babe. Since you've been gone, D Am Em I've been in a trance. This heart needs a second chance. Am C G Don't say it's over, I just can't say goodbye. REPEAT AND FADE: (lead-in: D) G D Am C A heart needs a second chance. When love makes a sound babe. CHORD FORMATIONS: Dsus4 xx0233 G/D xx0433 C/E xx2010 D/F# 2x0232 G/B x2x033 C/G 3x2013 (The original song is written in Bb-major so there are a bunch of hard to play Bb's and Eb's with funky bass notes. I transcribed this version for ease of play and singing.) Copyright 1988. SBK Blakwood Music, Inc.