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#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------##
from: jamesj@svpal.org
 
                               MEGADETH
                            This Was My Life   
                                                     

You will be able to fill in where riffs should go etc etc. 
Just listen to the album.

 
Great song, one of the best off Countdown, here goes
 
  VOL SWELL <
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-----------------------------(9)---------------------------------|
|--9-----------------------------(9)---------------------------------|
|--7-----------------------------(7)---------------------------------|   
           
            P.M.               P.M.           P.M....................
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-------------------------------------/-9-------------------------|
|--9--8--7--------5-----7-6--5-------3---//7-------------------------|
|--7--6--5----0---3-----5-4--3---0---1--/-----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0|
                                         
           P.M.              P.M.
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9----------------------------------------2------------------------|
|--9--8--7------5---7--6--5---------3-------2------------------------|
|--7--6--5----0-3---5--4--3-----0---1-------0------------------------|

w/ "It was just another day"     

            P.M.        ...     ....       ...     ....
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-2----0h2-------2----------0h2------2---------0h2-------------------|
|---2------2-------2--3--3------3------3--4--4-----4-----------------|
|-------------0-------------------0-------------------0--------------|
                            
 
|------------------------------|
|------------------------------|
|------------------------------|
|-2-----------4----------4-----|
|---4--5---5-----6---6------7--|
|------------------------------|
w/ It was words strung into sentances     
           P.M.   P.M.    P.M.     P.M.  P.M.     P.M.       P.M.
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----7h9---------9---9--------9h10------10---10-------7h8h--7--------|
|-7-------7--------7----7--7-------7-------7-----7--7---------77--9\-|
|------------0-----------------------0-------------------------------|

 w/ "To not be right"
P.M.......................                      
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--5--3---2-----5---3---2--0-----------------------------------------|


|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------5--4----------------------------------------|
|---4----------------4---------7--5---4~~~~~-------------------------|
|---2------------/6--------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                            
CHORUS
"Lying on your bed"
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------5--3~~~-------------------------|
|-----------5--4--2-----------2---5-----------5--2-------------------|
|--7--6--7-----------2--3~~~-----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------2~~~------------|
                                                         
                         "Part of me that hates"
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------4--2------------------4------4---5~~~~--------------------|
|-1---4-----------4--2--/6--5-7-----7--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------5--3~~---------------------------|
|----------5--4--2----------2---5-----------5---2--------------------|
|---7-6-7----------2--3~~~-------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------2~~---------------|
                                                      
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------5--4-----------------------------|
|---------4--2----------4--------4---------7--5---4~-----------------|
|-1---4----------4--0---2----/6-----------------------7~~~~----------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|  

                                  w/"HEY!       THIS WAS MY LIFE!" etc
P.M............................         ....           ...
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------9-------|
|--------------------------------9--8--7-----5--7--6--5---3-/7-------|
|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7--6--5--0--3--5--4--3-0-1----------|
                                                                   
   W/ "In our life there's" Etc         
  P.M............   P.M..........    P.M..........     P.M......
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------2----------------6----------------4-----------9\--|
|2-----------------3----------------4----------------5-----------7\--|
|0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-0----0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-----|
                                                
 P.M.......    P.M..........            P.M....
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------2-------------------------------------------------------|
|------------3----------------1---2~-3~------------------------------|
|-0-0-0-0-0----0-0-0-0-0-0-0--2---------3-2-1------------------------|
                                              
GUITAR SOLO

|120012000120120120121O001O01O00010001O01O90090099009980080080080808-|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
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|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                
|-8p0--7p0--6p0--5p0--4p0--3-----------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
                            
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------0h2--0-0--------------------0h2--0-0-------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------0h2--0-0----------------0h2--0-0-----------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--0--------------3----------2--------------1------------------------|
                                                        
 
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------4----3----2-------------4---3---2----------------------------|
|--/5---------------------/5-----------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                         
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------5--4---3---------5---4----3-----------------------------------|
|-/4---4--3---2---/4----4---3----2-----------------------------------|
|-/5--------------/5-------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                 
"This was my life," etc
   P.M...  P.M...  P.M...  P.M...
|--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|
|-2-------5-------4-------3------|
|-2-------5-------4-------3------|
|-0-0-0-0-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-1-1-1-1|
                  
***********************************************************************    
jamesj@svpal.org                    |   Questions/Comments, email  me |
Face Down Arms Out                  |    I'll respond to all          |
  Nailed to the Cross of Doubt      |                                 |
Blood Runs Like Rain                |**********************************
  Drowning For This World In Vain   |Fav Bands                        |
Crown Of Black Thorns               |Megadeth/Slayer/Pantera/Sepultura|
  Human Skin, Ripped and torn       |Deicide/Nailbomb/Fear Factory/   |
Where is Your Savior now?           |Ministry/Machine Head/CoC        |
      --Burton C. Bell/Fear Factory | And my own of course            |
***********************************************************************    


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Space #6 210 Feb 09, 2003 07:00 PM

There's two guitars in the chorus.

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