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Standard Tuning, Capo 3rd Fret.
   G    G/F#   Em    C     D
e|-3-----3-----0-----------2-|
b|-3-----3-----0-----1-----3-|
g|-0-----0-----0-----0-----2-|
d|-0-----0-----2-----2-----0-|
a|-2-----2-----2-----3-------|
e|-3-----2-----0-------------|

[Verse 1]
G             G/F#  Em                 C           D    G
I wish I could do better by you 'cause that's what you deserve,
G                G/F# Em              C         D       G
You sacrifice so much of your life in order for this to work.
G                                  G/F# 
While I'm out chasin' my own dreams,
Em
Sailin' around the world,

[Verse 2]
       C                      D                  G
Please know that I'm yours to keep, my beautiful girl.
G                        G/F# Em        C         D                 G
When you cry, a piece of my heart dies, knowing I may have been the cause
G                    G/F# Em                        C               D
If you were to leave, fulfill someone else's dreams, I think I might totally 
G
be lost.

[Chorus]
G                               G/F# 
You don't ask for no diamond rings,
Em
No delicate string of pearls,
C                               D                  G
That's why I wrote this song to sing, my beautiful girl.
Em C D G G/F#
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--art 569 Feb 28, 2014 06:26 AM

This tab is a freaking waste of everyone's time. It's a copy of the first submitted tab and is only transposed 5 steps. On top of that the chords above should be labelled as G, G/F#,... not C, C/B... because you normally state chords relative to the capo and at capo 3 the G is not a C anyway. Capo 5 puts a guitar at Ukulele tuning, but since the original is at capo 3 the only way you could play C on the ukulele to accompany a guitar (playing a G-shape with capo 3) would be to use a capo on the uke at 3. I've never seen a capo on a uke tho it could certainly be done.

(I hope this isn't some automated conversion by Ultimate Guitar to cater to the growing popularity of the Ukulele.)

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Thunder_Maze 269 Jul 30, 2014 09:19 PM

Lack of accuracy.

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Thunder_Maze 269 Jul 30, 2014 09:20 PM

I find that you can just play the same chords as the guitar tab that I saw on this website. It sounds almost better to me. There is no reason to have this special tab for the uke.

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