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"Old Friend"
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[Intro]
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[Verse 1]
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  You know hard time is   just an old friend,    just an old friend to me

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    I say hard time is    just an old friend,    just an old friend to me

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Tell me now, old friend,              ohhhhh      when you gonna let me be?

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G|-------------------------3/4------|--3\2-p0-----------3/5-------|-------|
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[Verse 2]
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Can't you feel a cold wind           howlin' down,          blowin' my song 

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Can't you feel a cold wind          howlin' down,         blowin' my song

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 Well, I ain't an old man,             ohh  but you know my time ain't long

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[Verse 3]
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Gonna be a hard rain     you can hear it in the distance,   sounds so near

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Gonna be a hard rain     you can hear it in the distance,    sounds so near

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  People, when the rain comes, it's gonna wash us all away from here

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[Warren Haynes Solo]
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[Derek Trucks Solo]
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[Verse 4]
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     Mean old woman,               people won't you tell me where can she be

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     Mean old woman,               people won't you tell me where can she be

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C|-3\2-p0-----/5--3-----0--------0--|-----------------------------|-------|
G|-------------------------3/4------|--3\2-p0-----------3/5-------|-------|
C|----------------------------------|-----------3\2-p0------------|-------|
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       She's the only woman          that ever meant a damn to me

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[Verse 5]
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   You know hard time is   just an old friend,    just an old friend to me

E|----------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
C|3\2-p0----/5--3-----0----------0--|--3\2-p0-----/5--3-------------------|
G|-------------------------3/4 -----|-------------------------------------|
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     I say hard time is    just an old friend,    just an old friend to me

E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------|-------|
C|-3\2-p0-----/5--3-----0--------0--|-----------------------------|-------|
G|-------------------------3/4------|--3\2-p0-----------3/5-------|-------|
C|----------------------------------|-----------3\2-p0------------|-------|
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Tell me now, old friend,              ohhhhh      when you gonna let me be?

E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------|-------|
C|-3\2-p0-----/5--3-----0--------0--|-----------------------------|-------|
G|-------------------------3/4------|--3\2-p0-----------3/5-------|-------|
C|----------------------------------|-----------3\2-p0------------|-------|
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Tell me now, old friend,         when you gonna let this poor man be?

[Outro]
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C|3\2-p0----/5--3-----0----------0--|--3\2-p0-----/5--3------x------------|
G|-------------------------3/4 -----|------------------------x------------|
C|----------------------------------|------------------------x------------|
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C|----------------------------------|------------------------x------------|

E|----------------------------------|--------------------------|----------|
C|-3\2-p0----/5--3---3-4-5-6-7-0----|--------------------------|----------|
G|----------------------------------|--3\2-p0-----------3/5----|----------|
C|----------------------------------|-----------3\2-p0---------|----------|
G|----------------------------------|--------------------------|----------|
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| x  Dead note
| p  Pull-off
| /  Slide up
| \  Slide down  

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aig91 4,336 Jul 20, 2007 05:19 PM

Yay! Finally a tab for this song! And a good one too. 5 stars dude.

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gerutledge 10 Dec 23, 2007 07:40 AM

This shows tuning to C-Major. Sounds better at open D!

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ZZTOP ABB JWD3 10 Apr 01, 2008 07:10 PM

is it ECGCGC=EADGBE or is it it ECGCGC=EBGDAE

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