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[Intro]

(clean electric) 
          Am            Dm            G 
E|-----|--------0-------------1---------------3-----------------------| 
B|-----|----------1---------3---3---------------3---------------------| 
G|-----|------2-----2-----2-------2---------0-----0-------0-----0-----| 
D|-----|----2---------0-0-----------------0-------------0-----0-------| 
A|-----|--0-------------------------0---2-----------0-3-----2-----3-2-|  
E|--3--|------------------------------3-------------------------------| 

   Am            Dm            G 
E|-------0-------------1--------------------------| 
B|---------1---------3---3------------------------| 
G|-----2-----2-----2-------2---------0------------| 
D|---2---------0-0-----------------0-----------2--| 
A|-0-------------------------0---2-------------0--| 
E|-----------------------------3---------2-3-4----| 
 

[Verse]

(clean electric) 
(Rhy. Fig. 1)                                     
   Am            Dm            G              
E|-------0-------------1---------------3-----------------------| 
B|---------1---------3---3---------------3---------------------| 
G|-----2-----2-----2-------2---------0-----0-------0-----0-----| 
D|---2---------0-0-----------------0-------------0-----0-------| 
A|-0-------------------------0---2-----------0-3-----2-----3-2-| 
E|-----------------------------3-------------------------------| 

(last time before 2nd and 3rd chorus replace remainder of Rhy. Fig. 1 with 
Rhy. Fill 1.)

(Rhy. Fill 1)         
   C       G/B     Am      G 
E|----------------------------------| 
B|-------1-------3-------1----------| 
G|-----0-------0-------2---------0--| 
D|---2-------0-------2---------0----| 
A|-3-------2-------0---------2------| 
E|-------------------------3--------| 

(w/Rhy. Fig. 1) 
Talk to me softly 
There's something in your eyes 
Don't hang your head in sorrow 
And please don't cry 
I know how you feel inside I've 
I've been there before 
Somethin's changin' inside you 
And Don't you know 
  

[Chorus]

(clean electric) 
    F                    G           Am 
E|--------------------------------|------------------0--|--------------------| 
B|--1-------1-----1----------3-3--|--------0-h-1--------|--1-----0-h-1-------| 
G|--0-h-2---0-h-2-0-h-2------0-0--|------2-------2------|----2---------2-p-0-| 
D|--3-------3-----3--------0------|----2-----------2----|------2-------------| 
A|--------------------------------|--0------------------|--------------------| 
E|-----------------------3--------|---------------------|--------------------| 

    F           G           Am                            F           G 
E|--------1-------------|------------0--0-------------|------1-----------3---| 
B|------1---1-------3---|------0----------3--3-1------|----1---1-----3-3---3-| 
G|----2-------2---0-----|----2-----2-------------2----|--2-------2---0-------| 
D|--3-----------0-----0-|--------2-----------------2--|--3-----------0-------| 
A|----------------------|--0--------------------------|----------------------| 
E|----------------------|-----------------------------|----------------------| 

    C**     G/B     Am      G           F        G           Am 
E|-----------------------------------|------1--------3----|--0-------| 
B|--------1-------1-------1----------|----1---1--3-3---3--|--1-------| 
G|------0-------0-------2---------0--|--2--------0--------|--2----2--| 
D|----2-------0-------2---------0----|--3--------0--------|--2--2----| 
A|--3-------2-------0---------2------|--------------------|--0-------| 
E|--------------------------3--------|--------------------|----------| 

Repeat Verse w/Additional Lyrics: Verse: 2 
Repeat Chorus w/Rhy. Fill 2 at ** 

(Rhy. Fill 2)                  
   C5   G5      A5   G5      F5   G5   A5 
E|-----------|------------|-----------------| 
B|-----------|------------|-----------------| 
G|--5--------|------------|-----------------| 
D|--5----5---|---7----5---|---3----5----7---| 
A|--3----5---|---7----5---|---3----5----7---| 
E|-------3---|---5----3---|---1----3----5---| 


[Solo]

(Chord progression over the solo)
D5   F5 | G5    A5 G5  | F5     G5  | A5     G5| 
F5   G5 | E5    F5     | F5     G5  | A5 

E|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B|---------------------------------------8~~-----------8-8-------------| 
G|------------7pbr5--7-(7)~~~--r7p5--7b-------r7p5--7b-----r7----5b----| 
D|-7~~~~~~~~~----------------------------------------------------------| 
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 

E|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B|-----------------------------------------13b(2 steps)--13b(1/4 step)-| 
G|-7/9-9/10--------------------------12h14-----------------------------| 
D|----------------------10h12-12/14------------------------------------| 
A|-5/7--7/8--8h10-10/12------------------------------------------------| 
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 

E|-------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G|-14~~~--12---------------------------------------------------------| 
D|-----------14-13h14p13p12-13p12-10-12p10---------10b---------------| 
A|------------------------------------------12p10------12p10-12-(12)-| 
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------| 

E|-----15-15-15-------------15-15------------------------------------------| 
B|-15b----------r15p13--15b-------r15--13-12---------12/15-13-12-13--------| 
G|------------------------------------------------13-----------------14----| 
D|---------------------------------------------14-----------------------15-| 
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------| 

E|-13-----------------------------5----------------------------------------------| 
B|----13--15b--15~~~--r15p13--8b-----8-5--------x-x--8---------------5brb(5)r--5-| 
G|----------------------------------------r7p5--x-x--7b--(7)-----r7--------------| 
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 


[Verse]
                                               
      Feedback---------------------------------------|   +
E|---------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
B|---------5-b-6---------r-5-b-6---|-------r-5-----------5-----------| 
G|-(7)-----------------------------|---------------------------------| 
D|---------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
A|---------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
E|---------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
    and please remem-ber             that  I never  lied 
 

[CHORUS 3: Lead Part ]

   F G Am                                                  F    G 
E|--12~~~--12--12--12--12-------|-------------------|------------| 
B|-------------------------13---|--15-p-13----------|------------| 
G|------------------------------|-----------14~~~~--|------------| 
D|------------------------------|-------------------|------------| 
A|------------------------------|-------------------|------------| 
E|------------------------------|-------------------|------------| 

    Am                                    F      G 
E|--15b-------r15--15----------|-------------------|-------------| 
B|---------------------17--15--|--15--p--13~~~~~~--|--15--13--15-| 
G|-----------------------------|-------------------|-------------| 
D|-----------------------------|-------------------|-------------| 
A|-----------------------------|-------------------|-------------| 
E|-----------------------------|-------------------|-------------| 

    C     G/B    Am     G          F 
E|------------------------------|------------------------------| 
B|--15----15-----12-----12------|------------------------------| 
G|------------------------------|--14~~~~~~--------------------| 
D|------------------------------|------------------------------| 
A|------------------------------|------------------------------| 
E|------------------------------|------------------------------| 
  

[OUTRO CHORUS]

F5            G5 
And don't you cry... 
F5             G5 
Don't you ever cry... 
F5        G5    ***     (E5) (F5) 
Don't you cry tonight... baby maybe someday... 
F5        G5 
Don't you cry... 
F5             G5 
Don't you ever cry... 
F5        G5     C5 
Don't you cry... TONIGHT... **** 
  
*** Fill in with Rhy. Fill 3 


 (Rhy. Fill 3)                          
    E5                         F5 
E|--------------------------|--------------------------| 
B|--------------------------|--------------------------| 
G|--------------------------|--------------------------| 
D|--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--| 
A|--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--| 
E|--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--| 
                baby...        maybe...    someday... 

**** Play Riff 1 

  (Riff 1) 
E|-12--12--------------------------12--12----------13--------------| 
B|---------13------13------13--------------13----------------------| 
G|---------------------------------------------------------12-/14--| 
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 

E|-13--------------12----------10----------8-----------------------| 
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
G|---------12--------------10----------9---------5h7-------5-------| 
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 

E|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------| 
G|---------5-------------------------------------------------------| 
D|-5-h-7-----------------------------------------------------------| 
A|---------------6h7-----------------------------------------------| 
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|  
  
***********************************

| /   Slide up
| h   Hummer-on
| p   Pull-off
| r   Release
|(n)  Ghost note
| ~   Vibrato
| +   Harmonic
| b   Bend
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend 

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lefe34 0 Apr 03, 2002 07:00 PM

Good Tab Man

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Duffman 10 Apr 20, 2002 08:00 PM

hey, this is the best tab of dont cry i could find and ts a great song. but where is the lil solo part that slash plays at the end when they are singin the "dont you cry, dont u ever cry, tonite" part. there is a cool lil solo and its not here but otherwise great tab.

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Amer 10 Apr 24, 2002 08:00 PM

i think this song totaly rocks but i cant read tabs woud u b able to put ths on chords so i can play this awesome song

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