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                            SHELTER - Lone Justice
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Tabbed by: Anne Drury
Email: zerofret_ad@hotmail.com
Date: July 15, 2005

Written by: Maria McKee, Steven Van Zandt
Album: "Shelter"     (1986, Geffen Records)

Notes:
-The song is in C Major. Lead guitar parts are in C Major.
-Bar lines indicate measures of 4/4 time.
-Tuning: Standard


Intro:

Figure 1 - play 4x

 E -----15-------------15--|-----15-------------15--|
 B -----------18----17-----|-----------18----17-----|
 G --17----17----17--------|--17----17----17--------|
 D ------------------------|------------------------|
 A ------------------------|------------------------|
 E ------------------------|------------------------|


Then...Play Figure 1 with the following chord progression:


C     F/G     C/G     F     (each chord is played for two measures)


1st Verse:

         C                  F
Well, alright, you gave it all up for a dream
 C                               F
Fate proved unkind, to lock the door and leave no key
          Dm               C
You're unsure, well baby, I'm scared, too
          Dm            F
When the world crushes you

Chorus:     (play Figure 1 with Chorus)

                 C                        F
Let me be your shelter, shelter from the storm outside
                 C                        F
Let me be your shelter, shelter from the endless night

2nd Verse:


Disillusion has an edge so sharp
      C             F
 E -------------------------------------|
 B ---------------------------------6---|
 G ---------------------------------5---|
 D ---------------------------------7---|
 A -------------------------------------|
 E -------------------------------------|

It tears at your soul and leaves a stain upon your heart
    C                                F
 E --------------------------------------------|
 B --8-------------------------------3---------|
 G --9---------------------------------5-------|
 D --10----------------------------------3-----|
 A --------------------------------------------|
 E --------------------------------------------|


I need you           to wash mine clean
       Dm                F
 E --------------------------------------------|
 B -------------1--------------------3---1-----|
 G --------------------------------------------|
 D ---------3-------------------3--------------|
 A --------------------------------------------|
 E --------------------------------------------|


        Dm                        F
You've felt it, too, and you need me

CHORUS - (play Figure 1 with Chorus)

Bridge:

       G                         F
Your struggle with darkness has left you blind
 G                           F
I'll light the fire in your eyes

Break:


C     F     C     F      (each chord is played for two measures)

    G                             F
 E ---------------|-------------|-----------------|------------|
 B ---------------|------0------|-----------------|--1----0----|
 G -------------0-|-2-------2p0-|-2p0-------2-----|---------2--|
 D ----------0----|-------------|--------3--------|----3-------|
 A ----3p2--------|-------------|-----------------|------------|
 E --3-----3------|-------------|-----------------|------------|

                                                                                 G       
                     F
 E ---------------|-------------|-----------------|------------|
 B ----0----------|-------------|-----------------|------------|
 G --0---2-0---2--|-0-----------|--------0--2p0---|-2----------|
 D ----------3----|---------0-2-|-(2)/3---------3-|------------|
 A ---------------|-------------|-----------------|------------|
 E ---------------|-------------|-----------------|------------|


Repeat BRIDGE

CHORUS


                C
Let me be your shelter, shelter
                F
Let me be your shelter, shelter
                C
Let me be your shelter, shelter
                F
Let me be your shelter, shelter...

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(This file is the transcriber's own work and represents
their interpretation of the song.)

            
            
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kathypb 189 May 26, 2015 08:46 AM

thanks Anne, I've been looking for this for ages. Top job!

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lnewton304 10 Aug 20, 2016 07:58 AM

Looking forward to learning this, thanks! You wouldn't happen to know "She" would you? I would love to know the cords. It's also on the Shelter album in case you are not familiar.

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lnewton304 10 Aug 20, 2016 08:57 AM

OOOPs! Big mistake. "She" is by Edie Brickell duh! Sorry I often confuse the two. Same era.

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