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What Sarah Said Tab

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Death Cab For Cutie - "What Sarah Said"
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This is an awesome song and no one had it right, but im pretty sure i do.
A couple changes, im 99% sure this is right.

Drop D Tuning (DADGBE)

Intro

--------12-------12-------12-------12----------------------------|
------8--------8--------8--------8-------------------------------|
---10-------10-------10-------10---------------------------------|
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--------10-------10-------10-------10----------------------------|
------8--------8--------8--------8-------------------------------|
----9--------9--------9--------9---------------------------------|
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--------8--------8--------8--------8-----------------------------|
------8--------8--------8--------8-------------------------------|
----7--------7--------7--------7---------------------------------|
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--------8--------7--------8--------7-----------------------------|
------8--------8--------8--------8-------------------------------|
----5--------5--------5--------5---------------------------------|
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Play Intro 4x

Verse

"And it came to me then..."

(Background Guitar)
    F          G          Am         C

E---1----------3----------5----------8----------------------------|
B---1----------3----------5----------8----------------------------|
G---2----------4----------5----------9----------------------------|
D---3----------5----------7----------10---------------------------|
A-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------------------------------------|

(Baseline Guitar)
    F          G          Am         E

E-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D---3----------5----------7----------2----------------------------|
A---3----------5----------7----------2----------------------------|
D---3----------5----------7----------2----------------------------|

"And I rationed my breathes..."

Play the intro over the verse from this point until the bridge

Bridge

"Cuz there's no comfort in the waiting room..."

    D          F          Am         E      
E-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D---0----------3----------7----------2----------------------------|
A---0----------3----------7----------2----------------------------|
D---0----------3----------7----------2----------------------------|

Play Bridge 3x

Then

    D          F                       
E-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B------------------------10--9--8--7--6---------------------------|
G-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D---0----------3--------------------------------------------------|
A---0----------3--------------------------------------------------|
D---0----------3--------------------------------------------------|

"But love is watching someone die..."


E-----------------3------------------3----------------------------|
B-----------------1------------------3----------------------------|
G--5555555555-----2---5555555555-----0----------------------------| 
D-----------------3------------------2----------------------------|
A-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------------------------------------|

Play this throughout rest of song.
Intro comes in and both are played until they fade out in the end.




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walrus11 wrote on July 9 2006, 12:13 am

bad

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BloodLikMercury wrote on July 22 2006, 01:12 pm

why the hell do you have it in drop d? there is no reason to

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patunox wrote on October 20 2006, 11:52 pm

And, the intro, I beg to differ with th 4x, because it's not the same all throughout the intro. It changes.

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