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If You're Reading This
By: Tim McGraw
Capo 4th Fret

Intro: G D C

Verse 1: G                   D                        Em                    
If youre reading this my momma's sittin there. Looks like I only got a one 
      C                  G                         D              Em
way ticket over here.  Sure wish I could give you one more kiss. War was 
                            C                G                     
just a game we played when we were kids. So I'm laying down my gun, and 
C                   Em                                  D
hangin up my boots. Im up here with God and were both watching over you.
                      
             C   D  Em    C                              D
Chorus:  So lay me down, in that open field out on the edge of town.
     C    D  Em   C                                      D
And know my soul, is where my momma always prayed that it would go.
            C            D   
If you're reading this, I'm already home.


G D C 
                    G                    D                  Em
Verse 2: If you're reading this, halfway round the world, I wont be there 
                    C                            G        
to see the birth of our little girl. I hope she looks like you, I hope she 
D                     Em                         C
fights like me. And stands up for the innocent and
              G                          C                        Em
the weak. So I'm laying down my gun, and hangin up my boots. Tell dad I 
                      D
don’t regret that I followed in his shoes.

             C  D  Em    C                               D
Chorus:  So lay me down, in that open field out on the edge of town.
       C  D  Em   C                                     D
And know my soul, is where my momma always prayed that it would go.
           C            D             Em     C  D
If you're reading this, I'm already home.

Bridge: G C D


                    G                          D                  Em
Verse 3: If you're reading this there's gonna come a day, when you'll move 
                               C                   G  
on and find someone else, and that's okay. Just remember this, I'm in a 
D                    Em 
better place, where soldiers live in peace and 
         C              D  
angels sing "amazing grace"


             C  D  Em     C                              D
Chorus:  So lay me down, in that open field out on the edge of town.
      C  D    Em  C                                    D
And know my soul, is where my momma always prayed that it would go.
          C                         D      
If you're reading this, if you're reading this…
D
I'm already home.


Outro: G   Em   G
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ECarota14 wrote on October 31 2007, 01:09 pm

Does anyone have the tabs for this song? If so please post!

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Nicroy52 wrote on November 27 2007, 02:34 pm

YES I AGREE PLEASE POST I CANT FIND THEM ANYWHERE ON THE NET!!

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Neurophilic wrote on January 13 2008, 11:38 pm

What's the strumming pattern?

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