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			     The Middle - Jimmy Eat World
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Tabbed By : matdomchris
e-mail: aaronshelley@hotmail.co.uk

Tuning:Drop E down to D

A Fantastic but fairly easy song by a great band.
Intro-Played lightly.
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D]00000000000000000007777777777777777777555555555555555550000000000000000000|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  (Those aren't the exact number of notes but you can tell when the note changes are, 
like that all the way through the song)


Verse:
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000000000000000000000000077777777777777777777777777777777755555555555|

  Hey,  don't write yourself off yet,  it's only in your head you feel left

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|55555555555555555555000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000|

  out,  or looked down on.              Just try your best, try everything

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00007777777777777777777777777777777777775555555555555555555555555555550000|

  you can,  and don't you worry what they tell themselves, when you're away.

Chorus:
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000-------00000000000000000000000000000000000000000077777777777777777-|

  It just takes some time,  little girl your in the middle of the ride

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777755555555555555555555555555555555555500000000000000000|

evrything evrything'll be just fine,evrything evrything'll be alright alrite

Verse 2:
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000000000000000000000000077777777777777777777777777777777777777777777|

  Hey, you know they're all the same, you know you're doin better on your

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|55555555555555555555555000000000000000000000000000000000000000000077777777|

  own,      so don't buy in.        Live right now, and just be yourself

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777777775555555555555555555555555500000000000000000000000|

  It doesn't matter if its good enough   for someone else.

Chorus:
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000-------00000000000000000000000000000000000000000077777777777777777-|

  It just takes some time,  little girl your in the middle of the ride

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777755555555555555555555555555555555555500000000000000000|

evrything evrything'll be just fine,evrything evrything'll be alright alrite

G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000-------00000000000000000000000000000000000000000077777777777777777-|

  It just takes some time,  little girl your in the middle of the ride

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777755555555555555555555555555555555555500000000000000000|

evrything evrything'll be just fine,evrything evrything'll be alright alrite

 Bridge/Solo: (again, these are probably not the actual amount of notes, but you can 
the note changes)
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777777777777777777700000000000000000000000000000000000000|
  WWOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777777777777777777700000000000000000000000000000000000000|

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|55555555555555555555555555555555555500000000000000000000000000000000000000|

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777777|

Verse 3:
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------7777777777777777777777777777777755555555555-|

  Hey,  don't write yourself off yet,  it's only in your head you feel left

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|55555555555555555555000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000|

  out,  or looked down on.              Just do your best, do everything

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00007777777777777777777777777777777777775555555555555555555555555555555555|

  you can,  and don't you worry what their bitter hearts, are gunna say.

Chorus:
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000-------00000000000000000000000000000000000000000077777777777777777-|

  It just takes some time,  little girl your in the middle of the ride

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|77777777777777777777755555555555555555555555555555555555500000000000000000|

evrything evrything'll be just fine,evrything evrything'll be alright alrite


G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|00000000-------0000000000000000000000000000000000000000------7777777777777-|

  It just takes some time,  little girl your in the middle of the ride

G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|777777777777777777------555555555555555555555555555555------00000000000000-|

evrything evrything'll be just fine,evrything evrything'll be alright alrite

I've seen them live, this is how Rick plays it, this is how I play it in my band.

            
            
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hawleyroadcurse 70 Nov 09, 2005 11:24 AM

it was good tab.. it will work but its a little off listen to the song again i think version three was more accurate

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J_J_Kool 227 Jun 30, 2006 10:33 AM

i find that most of the time its 16 times u have to play a note before changing, hope that helps guys

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matdomchris 31 Jul 23, 2011 01:26 PM

i know it's not the exact amount i've put on, but the changes are in time with the lyrics.

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