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Artist - Rem
  Song - Why Not Smile
tabbed by - Carl Badger (cofing_out_blood@yahoo.com)
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font - terminal  size - 6
 
(just piano)   			     (keyboard + piano)
D                  D		     G                 A
|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------3--------|--------0--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|
|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|
|0----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|3----------------|-----------------|       
 The            concrete broke your   fall

D                  D		     G                 A6
|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------3--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|
|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|
|0----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|3----------------|-----------------|
To hear you      speak of it

D                  D		     G                 A
|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------3--------|--------0--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|
|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|
|0----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|3----------------|-----------------|
I'd have done       anything

D                  D		     G                 A6
|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------3--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|
|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|
|0----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|3----------------|-----------------|
I would do          anything

G                  A                 D                 F#m
|--------3--------|--------0--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--3---3-----3----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|2----------------|
I'd feel like a   cartoon brick      wall 

G                  A                 ???               D
|--------3--------|--------2--------|2-----0----------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|-------------3---|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|-----------------|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
To hear you       speak              of it

G                  A                 D                 D
|--------3--------|--------0--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
You've been so     sad,          it makes    me        worry

G                  A6                D                 D
|--------3--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
Why     	   not 		     smile? 
 
G                  A                 D                 D
|--------3--------|--------0--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
You've   been      sad   for   a     while

 G                 A6                G                 A6                D                 F#m
|--------3--------|--------2--------|--------3--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------2------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--3---3-----3--|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|---------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|---------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|2--------------|
Why        	   not 			smile? 

G                  A6                ???               D                 D
|--------3--------|--------2--------|2-----0----------|--------2--------|--------2------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|-------------3---|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|-----------------|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2--|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0--------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|
I would do          anything

G                  A                 D                 D
|--------3--------|--------0--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
To hear you        speak    of       it

G                  A6                D                 D
|--------3--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
Why       	   not		         smile?

G                  A                 D                 D
|--------3--------|--------0--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|
|-----------------|-----------------|0----------------|0----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
You've   been      sad   for    a     while

 G                 A                 G                 
|--------3--------|--------0--------|--------3--------|
|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|
|--0---0-----0----|--2---2-----2----|--0---0-----0----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|
|3----------------|-----------------|3----------------|
You've been        sad for a         while
 
A6 		   D 		     F#m	       G 
... guitar fades out with same chords as organ comes in
|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------2--------|--------3--------|
|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|----2-----2---2--|----3-----3---3--|
|--2---2-----2----|--2---2-----2----|--3---3-----3----|--0---0-----0----|
|-----------------|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|0----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|2----------------|3----------------|

Sorry i didnt do the lead solo at end
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travisschau 10 Oct 13, 2015 09:20 PM

Great tab of such a beautiful, sad song. Thanks for posting!

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