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On The Verge Of Death Tab

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"On The Verge Of Death"
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this is a song i wrote about how if we don't get our problems under control, they will 
us. this is for everyone with a problem that they are dealing with, no matter what that 
is.

INTRO (clean)
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------0---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2---------------------------2p0---|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---0-------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------1---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2-----------------------2p0-------|
 a |---3-------------------------------------------3p0---|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------3---------------------------|
 b |-------------3---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------0-----------0---------------------------0-----|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---3-------------------------------------------------|

 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------0h1----3----1----------0h1---0------|
 g |-------------2-------------------0-------------------|
 d |----------2------------------------------------------|
 a |---0-------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------0---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2---------------------------2p0---|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---0-------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------1---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2-----------------------2p0-------|
 a |---3-------------------------------------------3p0---|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------3---------------------------|
 b |-------------3---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------0-----------0---------------------------0-----|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---3-------------------------------------------------|

 e |-----------------------------3------------3----------|
 b |-------------------1-------------1-----------1-----1-|
 g |-------------2----------2------------2----------2----|
 d |----------2------------------------------------------|
 a |---0-------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

VERSE 1 (also clean)
                        You're caught up in your ways____
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------0---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2---------------------------2p0---|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---0-------------------------------------------------|
    _____________       You don't know where to turn_____
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------1---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2-----------------------2p0-------|
 a |---3-------------------------------------------3p0---|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    _____________           Truth will buld you
 e |-------------------------3---------------------------|
 b |-------------3---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------0-----------0---------------------------0-----|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---3-------------------------------------------------|
    up,     but lies will      make you crash and burn___
 e |-----------------------------3------------3----------|
 b |-------------------1-------------1-----------1-----1-|
 g |-------------2----------2------------2----------2----|
 d |----------2------------------------------------------|
 a |---0-------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    ___________             Your hands how they
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------0---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2---------------------------2p0---|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---0-------------------------------------------------|
    shake.                                    You're
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------1---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2-----------------------2p0-------|
 a |---3-------------------------------------------3p0---|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    just__________________ about_________________ to
 e |-------------------------3---------------------------|
 b |-------------3---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------0-----------0---------------------------0-----|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---3-------------------------------------------------|
    break________
 e |---3-^~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 b |---1-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 g |---2-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 d |---2-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 a |---0-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

CHORUS 1 (distortion)
    Stop!       Think of what you're doing.      I said
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----0---------------|
    Stop! You're eyes are on__ly  glu____ing   to the
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----9----9----------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----9----9---(p.m.)-|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----7----7----7--7--|
    Lies    that you've been told_____________.      Your
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 d |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 a |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    soul  is grow_________ing old____________.      'Cuz
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 a |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 E |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
    you're on_______      the verge___________       of
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--7------------7------7//9--9------------9-----------|
 a |--7-----(p.m.)-7------7//9--9-----(p.m.)-9-----(p.m.)|
 E |--5------5--5--5------5//7--7------7--7--7------7--7-|
    death.
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--2--------------------------------------------------|
 a |--2--------------------------------------------------|
 E |--0--------------------------------------------------|

VERSE 2 (clean)
                         Pain's     only     natural_____
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------0---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2---------------------------2p0---|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---0-------------------------------------------------|
    _____________         It happens for a reason________
 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------1---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2-----------------------2p0-------|
 a |---3-------------------------------------------3p0---|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    _____________        Though the reason's unclear
 e |-------------------------3---------------------------|
 b |-------------3---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------0-----------0---------------------------0-----|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---3-------------------------------------------------|
      It     will    reveal    another     season________
  e |-----------------------------3------------3------------|
  b |-------------------1-------------1-----------1-----1---|
 g |-------------2----------2------------2----------2-------|
 d |----------2---------------------------------------------|
 a |---0----------------------------------------------------|
 E |--------------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------0---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2---------------------------2p0---|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---0-------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------0---------------------------|
 b |-------------1---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------2-----------2-----------------------2p0-------|
 a |---3-------------------------------------------3p0---|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

 e |-------------------------3---------------------------|
 b |-------------3---------------------------------------|
 g |----------0-----0-----0------------------------------|
 d |-------0-----------0---------------------------0-----|
 a |-------------------------------------------0h2-------|
 E |---3-------------------------------------------------|

 e |---3-^~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 b |---1-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 g |---2-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 d |---2-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 a |---0-|~~~~~~~----------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

CHORUS 2 (distortion (for the rest of the song))
    Stop!       Think of what you're doing.      I said
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----0---------------|
    Stop! You're eyes are on__ly  glu____ing   to the
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----9----9----------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----9----9---(p.m.)-|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----7----7----7--7--|
    Lies    that you've been told_____________.      Your
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 d |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 a |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    soul  is grow_________ing old____________.      'Cuz
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 a |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 E |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
    you're on_______      the verge___________       of
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--7------------7------7//9--9------------9-----------|
 a |--7-----(p.m.)-7------7//9--9-----(p.m.)-9-----(p.m.)|
 E |--5------5--5--5------5//7--7------7--7--7------7--7-|
    Stop!       Think of what you're doing.      I said
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----0---------------|
    Stop! You're eyes are on__ly  glu____ing   to the
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----9----9----------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----9----9---(p.m.)-|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----7----7----7--7--|
    Lies    that you've been told_____________.      Your
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 d |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 a |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    soul  is grow_________ing old____________.      'Cuz
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 a |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 E |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
    you're on_______      the verge___________       of
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--7------------7------7//9--9------------9-----------|
 a |--7-----(p.m.)-7------7//9--9-----(p.m.)-9-----(p.m.)|
 E |--5------5--5--5------5//7--7------7--7--7------7--7-|
    death.
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--2------------2------------2------------2-----------|
 a |--2-----(p.m.)-2-----(p.m.)-2-----(p.m.)-2-----(p.m.)|
 E |--0------0--0--0------0--0--0------0--0--0------0--0-|

SOLO (CHORUS 2 played over this)
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-------------8-----10-----8-----------(p.h.)---------|
 g |--9~~~---------------------------9------7~~~---------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 a |-----------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|

 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-------------8-----10-----8-----10-----12~~~---------|
 g |--9~~~-----------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 a |-----------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    (gradual bends one step up for each of the 13-notes)
 e |---10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---|
 b |---13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13---|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 a |-----------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    (gradual bends one step up for each of the 15-notes)
 e |---12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12---|
 b |---15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15---|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 a |-----------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    (gradual bends one step up for each note)
 e |---12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15---|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 a |-----------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
     (bend up to 24)                             One step
 e |---22------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |-----------------------------------------------------|
 a |-----------------------------------------------------|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    closer_______________to    life____________    is one
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 d |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 a |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    closer_______________to   death____________
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 a |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 E |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
    just_________take_________one__________last__________
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--2------------2------------2------------2-----------|
 a |--2-----(p.m.)-2-----(p.m.)-2-----(p.m.)-2-----(p.m.)|
 E |--0------0--0--0------0--0--0------0--0--0------0--0-|
   (bend the pitch of your voice with the guitar)
    breath_______________________________________________
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-(gradually bend this powerchord up one step)--------|
 d |--9--------------------------------------------------|
 a |--9--------------------------------------------------|
 E |--7--------------------------------------------------|

CHORUS 2
    Stop!       Think of what you're doing.      I said
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----0---------------|
    Stop! You're eyes are on__ly  glu____ing   to the
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----9----9----------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----9----9---(p.m.)-|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----7----7----7--7--|
    Lies    that you've been told_____________.      Your
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 d |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 a |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    soul  is grow_________ing old____________.      'Cuz
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 a |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 E |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
    you're on_______      the verge___________       of
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--7------------7------7//9--9------------9-----------|
 a |--7-----(p.m.)-7------7//9--9-----(p.m.)-9-----(p.m.)|
 E |--5------5--5--5------5//7--7------7--7--7------7--7-|
    Stop!       Think of what you're doing.      I said
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----2---------------|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----0---------------|
    Stop! You're eyes are on__ly  glu____ing   to the
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-------------5--5--X---------------------------------|
 d |--2----------5--5--X--5----7----5----9----9----------|
 a |--2----------3--3--X--5----7----5----9----9---(p.m.)-|
 E |--0-------------------3----5----3----7----7----7--7--|
    Lies    that you've been told_____________.      Your
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 d |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 a |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
 E |-----------------------------------------------------|
    soul  is grow_________ing old____________.      'Cuz
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--5------------5------------5------------5-----------|
 a |--5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)-5-----(p.m.)|
 E |--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3--3------3--3-|
    you're on_______      the verge___________       of
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--7------------7------7//9--9------------9-----------|
 a |--7-----(p.m.)-7------7//9--9-----(p.m.)-9-----(p.m.)|
 E |--5------5--5--5------5//7--7------7--7--7------7--7-|
    death.
 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--2----------2---------------------2----------2------|
 a |--2----(p.m.)2---------------------2----(p.m.)2------|
 E |--0------0-0-0----0-3brp0-3brp0----0------0-0-0------|

 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--------------2----------2---------------------------|
 a |--------------2----(p.m.)2---------------------------|
 E |--0-3***------0------0-0-0-------0-3brp0-3brp0-------|

 e |-----------------------------------------------------|
 b |-----------------------------------------------------|
 g |-----------------------------------------------------|
 d |--2----------2--------------2------------------------|
 a |--2----(p.m.)2--------------2------------------------|
 E |--0------0-0-0----0-3***----0------------------------|

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Tablature Key

b = bend note 1/2 a step
r = release bend
p = pull-off note
*** = pinch harmonic (G)
(p.m.) = palm mute note
X = rake string
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lildude_6859 wrote on July 22 2009, 06:01 pm

in the second verse, the rest of the lyrics are these:

Not now, not yet.
It'll come the older you get.

ryan wiesen (author of this song)

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