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I Should Have Known Better Bass Tab

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I Should Have Known Better
The Beatles
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney; released on "A Hard Day's Night" 
album

This song is from the film "A Hard Day's Night", and you can see them 
playing it in a baggage car on a train. Quite funny :-)

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                                                              I

Verse:
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                                                  should  known
                                                      have

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  better  with a  girl like   you,                    that I would


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  love    every - thing   you do,                     And I   do,
                      that

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                      hey hey hey,                    and I   do!


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                                                  Wo- a - o - ah,

Verse:
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  I                                               ne- ver re- a-


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  lized   what a  kiss could  be,                         this could


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  on  -   ly      happen  to  me                      Can't   see,
                                                          you

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                      can't   see?
                          you
Bridge:
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          That    when    I       tell    you     that I      love


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      you,                    oh,


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          You're  gon  -  na  say         you     love me     too,


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                                              oh,


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          And     when    I       ask     you     to      be  mine,


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          You're  gon  -  na  say         you     love    me  too


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                                                  So,

Verse:
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  I                                               should  re- a
                                                      have

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  lized a lot of  things be   fore,                   if  this is


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  love,   got to  give me     more,                   Give me more,
      you've

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                      hey hey hey,                    give me more!


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Verse (solo):
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                                                  Wo- a - o - ah,

Verse:
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  I                                               ne- ver re- a-


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E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
  lized   what a  kiss could  be,                         this could


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  on  -   ly      happen  to  me                      Can't   see,
                                                          you

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                      can't   see?
                          you
Bridge:
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          That    when    I       tell    you     that I      love


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      you,                    oh,


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          You're  gon  -  na  say         you     love me     too,


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                                              oh,


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          And     when    I       ask     you     to      be  mine,


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A|----------------5---5----------|7-------7---------------7---5--|
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          You're  gon  -  na  say         you     love    me  too


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A|----------------5---5---7------|----------------5---5---7------|
E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
                                              You love me     too

Outro:
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                                              You love me     too
repeat and fade...

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