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Song: Why I Cry
Artist: The Magnetic Fields
Album: Get Lost
Tabbed by: cmmlaw

Standard Tuning EADGBe


Pretty simple. Not positive of chord names.


CHORDS:

A: (002220)
Aadd9: (002200)
B: (224442)
Badd9: (024400)
C#m: (446654)
E: (022100)
Eadd9: (079900)
Eadd9*: (079800)

RIFF 1:
e-----------|
B-----------|
G-----------|
D-6---------|  
A---9-7-----|
E-----------|



INTRO: 

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9* 
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6---------------------6-7-6----|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---—7-9--------9-|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|


      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6---------------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9----7--------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|


VERSE:

C#m            A
All the summer days

E                B
Where we used to play

C#m             A
Walking hand in hand

E              B
Castles in the sand


CHORUS:

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9* 
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6---------------------6-7-6----|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---—7-9--------9-|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

So you said    good    night     But you meant good     bye

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6---------------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9-------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

Now our love   has     died      This is why   I             cry

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
B-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
G-------------------------------------------------------9--------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6------9--------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9----7--------|
E-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
                          ...cry

VERSE: C#m A E B (x1)

C#m              A
From the madding crowd

E              B          (riff 1)
Pointing up at clouds

C#m              A
Summer turned to fall

E               B
Pictures on the wall


CHORUS:

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9* 
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6---------------------6-7-6----|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---—7-9--------9-|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

So you said    good    night     But you meant good     bye

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6---------------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9-------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

Now our love   has     died      This is why   I             cry

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
B-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
G-------------------------------------------------------9--------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6------9--------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9----7--------|
E-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
                          ...cry

VERSE: C#m A E B (x2)


CHORUS:

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9* 
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6---------------------6-7-6----|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---—7-9--------9-|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

So you said    good    night     But you meant good     bye

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6---------------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9-------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

Now our love   has     died      This is why   I             cry

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D----------------------6--7--9----6---------------------6-7-6----|  
A-----7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9----7-9--------9-|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|
                          ...cry                        ...cry

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
B-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
G-------------------------------------------------------9--------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6------9--------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9----7--------|
E-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
                          ...cry

OUTRO: (repeat until fade)

      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9* 
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------------------------------------------------------|
G----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6---------------------6-7-6----|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---—7-9--------9-|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|


      Aadd9    Badd9   Eadd9 Eadd9*   Aadd9    Badd9    Eadd9 Eadd9*
e-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
B-------------------------------------------------------0--------|
G-------------------------------------------------------9--------|
D-6--------------------6--7--9----6--------------6------9--------|  
A---9-7----7---9---7-9--------------9-7----7---9---9----7--------|
E-------------------------------------------------------0--------|



            
            
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