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This is basicly correct. You can't really hear the finger-picking that good, but I
think this is the right one. The other tabs on this site are good only these 2
strings that you need to pick didn't were in those other acoustic versions.
So basicly I corrected a tiny bit in the finer-picking section. Anyways...

EDIT: This should be the Acoustic version.  I forgot to put it behind the title
of the song. Sorry for that, so if anyone can fix it, that will be appreciated.

Tuning is standard: EADGBe
No Capo


    Dsus2    D      Dsus4  D      Dsus2D          Asus2     A       Asus4   A     Asus2 A
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


    Dsus2    D      Dsus4  D      Dsus2D          Asus2     A       Asus4   A     Asus2 A
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|




        I got my first real six string                  Bought it at the five and dime 
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


       Played it til my fingers bled                       Was the summer of '69 
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


        Me and some guys from school                  Had a band and we tried real hard  
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


       Jimmy quit and Jody got married               I shoulda known we'd never get far  
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|



Bm         A
But when I look back now 


D                     G 
That summer seemed to last forever 

Bm       A
And if I had the choice 


D              G
Ya  I'd always wanna be there 


Bm             A               D
Those were the best days of my life 




    Dsus2    D      Dsus4  D      Dsus2D          Asus2     A       Asus4   A     Asus2 A
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|

                                  
       
       There ain't no use in complainin'                 When you got a job to do

e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


     Spent my evenin's down at the drive-in           And that's when I met you   ya 
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|



Bm               A              
Standin' on your mama's porch

D                      G               
You told me that you'd wait forever

Bm              A         
Oh and when you held my hand

D                  G
I knew that it was now or never

Bm             A               D
Those were the best days of my life




                                                                      Back in the summer of 
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


    '69   
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|



F           Bb
Man we were killin' time

        C
We were young and restless

   Bb
We needed to unwind

F       Bb               C
I guess nothin' can last forever  forever   yeah



    Dsus2    D      Dsus4  D      Dsus2D          Asus2     A       Asus4   A     Asus2 A
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


    Dsus2    D      Dsus4  D      Dsus2D          Asus2     A       Asus4   A     Asus2 A
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


        And now the times are changin'             Look at everything that's come and gone

e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


    Sometimes when I play my old six string      I think about ya and wonder what went wrong
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|



Bm               A
Standin' on your mama's porch 

D                    G
You told me it would last forever

Bm             A
Oh the way you held my hand

D                  G
I knew that it was now or never

Bm             A               D
Those were the best days of my life


                                                                      Back in the summer of 
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


    '69   
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|



                                                                      It was the summer of 
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


    '69   
 
e |-0--------2------3------2------0----2-----|  |------------------------------------------|
B |----3-------3------3------3-------3-------|  |-0---------2-------3-------2-----0-----2--|
G |------2-------2------2------2-------------|  |----2---------2-------2------2------2-----|
D |-0----------------------------------------|  |-------2--------2-------2------2----------|
A |------------------------------------------|  |-0----------------------------------------|
E |------------------------------------------|  |------------------------------------------|


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Jamming Jay 60 Apr 11, 2006 02:52 AM

I forgot to tell that this is the Acoustic part. I'll try to contact a mod to get Acoustic behind it. So if you're one, please do so.

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T-Wildone-T 374 May 18, 2007 08:20 AM

Very well done!!!

Exactly how he plays at MTV Unplugged!

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DaveBF 113 Aug 20, 2007 05:43 PM

This is AMAZING

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