[Intro] Bm F# E(single notes on 6th String. Walking down to G G F# to E Help! I need somebody Help not just anybody E Help I need someone (Riff: Fret down A string at 9th fret and D string at 7th fret, pick A,D,G.B strings only in order (arpeggio) move same shape down three half steps (one fret) at a time to A (very fast) picking same strings as you go and start verse at last fret with open A) [Verse] ( harmony ) A C#m When I was younger so much younger than today (When I was younger than) (I never needed) F#m D G A (The D G A is a fast -two down strum per chord progression) I never needed anybody's help in any way A C#m But now those days are gone and I'm not so self assured (now) (those days are gone) (and now I find) F#m D G A Now I find I've changed my mind opened up the door (opened up the door) [Chorus] Bm F# E (single notes as in intro) Help me if you can I'm feeling down G G F# And I do appreciate your being round E Help me get my feet back on the ground (Riff) A Won't you please please help me [Verse 2] ( harmony ) A C#m And now my life has changed in oh so many ways (now) (my life has changed) (My indedpence) F#m D G A (The D G A is a fast -two down strum per chord progression) My independence seems to've vanished in the haze. (vanished in the haze) A C#m But now and then I feel so insecure (But) (now and then) (I know that I) F#m D G A I know that I just need you like I've never done before (never done before) [Repeat Chorus/ Repeat 1st verse almost acapella voice with single chord sustains/Repeat Chorus] [Outro] A A6 Help meeee yeah oohhh you tube video of 1965 Beatles rendition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWP6Qki8mWc John plays open chords except for the Bm C#m and F#m. Paul plays the single bass notes and rest of bass line. Bm X24432 C#m 446654 F#m 244222 A6 XX2222 Strum pattern is almost D D D U D U D but you can work that out watching vid.