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Song    : The Brilliant Dance
Artist  : Dashboard Confessional
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TAB Date: 06.14.2002
    By  : anemeros@yahoo.com
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LEGEND  :

m/* = heavy damping (finger touching note but slightly lifted)
{ } = half mute (note is played then muted immediately)
< > = heavy emphasis (the most recognizable note)
[ ] = medium emphasis (typically the 2nd most audible note)
( ) = harmonic (finger lightly touching string directly above fretbar)

x = string mute     & = brief rest
/ = slide up        z = full pause
\ = slide down      h = hammer-on
^ = bend            p = pull-off
r = release bend    v = vibrato

(p)ulgar = (0)thumb
(i)ndice = (1)index
(m)edio  = (2)middle
(a)nular = (3)ring

TUNING  : Db Ab Db Gb Bb Db

{verse[1,2]}:

+---0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--+
|---0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--|
|---0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--|
|---0-&--0---0-&--0---0-&--0---0-&--0---2-&--2---2-&--2---5-&--5---5-&--5---|
|--<4>&-----[4]&-----<4>&-----[4]&------2-&------2-&------5-&------5-&------|
+--[0]&-----<0>&-----[0]&-----<0>&-----[2]&-----[2]&-----[5]&-----[5]&------+

1.                       "so  this is  odd                             the"
1."painful  real- iza--- tion     that all  has gone     wrong      and..."
1."no-- bo- dy       cares  at       all                          and..."
1."no-- bo- dy       cares    at       all                          so you"

2.                       "so  this is  strange                         our"
2."sidestepping has come to be      a  brilliant         dance   where"
2."no-- bo- dy       leads    at       all                       where"
2."no-- bo- dy       leads    at       all                         and the"

+---0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--+
|---0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--|
|---0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--x-&-000--0-&-000--x-&-000--|
|---0-&--0---0-&--0--<2>&--2--<4>&--4--<4>&--4--<5>&--5--<4>&--4--<5>&--5---|
|--<0>&-----<0>&------0-&------0-&-----[5]&-----[5]&-----[5]&-----[5]&------|
+--<0>&-----<0>&-----[0]&-----[0]&-----[5]&-----[5]&-----[5]&-----[5]&------+

1a."buried all your lover's clothes and burned the letters lover wrote but it"
1b."plaster dented from your fist in the hall where you had your first kiss"

2a."picture frames are facing down and the ringing from this empty sound is"
2b."breathing is a foreign task and thinking's just too much to ask and 
you're"

+---0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--0-&-0-0--+
|---0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--|
|---0-&-000--x-&-xxx--0-&-000-<0>&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--0-&-000--x-&-000--|
|--<4>&--2--<2>&--2--<5>&--0--<4>&--0---x-&--0---x-&--0--<4>&--4--<5>&--5---|
|--[2]&-----[2]&-----[2]&-----[2]&-----<5>&-----<7>&-----[5]&-----[5]&------|
+--[2]&-----[2]&------x-&------x-&-----<5>&-----[5]&------0-&------0-&------+

1a."doesn't make it any better.         Does it  make it  any   better and 
the"
1b."reminds you that the memories will fade"

2a."deafening    and keeping you from  sleep                           and"
2b."measur- ing your minutes  by a  clock that's blinking eights"

{prechorus}:

+--0-&-0---0--0-&-0---0--0-&-0---0--0-&-0---0--+
|--0-&-0-0-0--0-&-0-0-0--0-&-0-0-0--0-&-0-0-0--|
|--0-&-0-0-0--0-&-0-0-0--0-&-0-0-0--0-&-0-0-0--|
|-<2>&---2---<4>&---4---<5>&---5---<7>&---7----|
|-<2>&-------<4>&-------<5>&-------<7>&--------|
+-<2>&-------<4>&-------<5>&-------<7>&--------+

{chorus}:

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<12>12----12---|<11>11----11---|<9>-9-----9----|<4>-4-----4-----|
|-[0]-0----------|[0]-0----------|[0]-0----------|[0]-0-----------|
+-<0>------------|<0>------------|<0>------------|<0>-------------+
  "this     is   incredible        starving      insatiable"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<5>-5-----5----|[4]-4-----4----|<2>-2-----2----|<0>-0-----0-----|
|-[2]-2----------|<2>-2----------|[3]-3----------|[3]-3-----------|
+-[0]------------|[0]------------|-x-------------|-x--------------+
  "yes   this  is  love for the first time,              well you'd"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<7>-7-----7----|<9>-9-----9----|<4>-4-----4----|<5>-5-----5-----|
|-[0]-0----------|-0--0----------|[0]-0----------|-0--0-----------|
+-<0>------------|[0]------------|<0>------------|-0--------------+
"like to think that you were     invincible        yeah     well"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<5>-5-----5----|[4]-4-----4----|<2>-2-----2----|<2>-2-----2-----|
|-[2]-2----------|<2>-2----------|[3]-3----------|[3]-3-----------|
+-[0]------------|[0]------------|-x-------------|-x--------------+
  "weren't we all once           before we felt    loss  for   the"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<11>11----11---|<12>12----12---|<7>-7-----7----|<9>-9-----9-----|
|-[0]-0----------|[0]-0----------|[0]-0----------|-0--0-----------|
+-<0>------------|<0>------------|<0>------------|[0]-------------+
  "first           time                            this  is    the"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<5>-5-----5----|[4]-4-----4----|<2>-2-----2----|<0>-0-----0-----|
|-[2]-2----------|<2>-2----------|[3]-3----------|[3]-3-----------|
+-[0]------------|[0]------------|-x-------------|-x--------------+
  "last            time                            this  is    the"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|
|-<7>-7-----7----|<9>-9-----9----|<4>-4-----4----|<5>-5-----5-----|
|-[0]-0----------|-0--0----------|[0]-0----------|-0--0-----------|
+-<0>------------|[0]------------|<0>------------|-0--------------+
  "last            time                            this  is    the"

+--0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0-|-0--0--0-----0--+-0--+
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|-0--|
|--0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0-|-0--0--0--0--0--|-0--|
|-<5>-5-----5----|[4]-4-----4----|<2>-2-----2----|<2>-0-----0-----|<0>-|
|-[2]-2----------|<2>-2----------|[3]-3----------|[3]-3-----------|[0]-|
+-[0]------------|[0]------------|-x-------------|-x--------------+<0>-+
  "last            time"

            
            
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gookymo 10 Jul 07, 2005 08:00 PM

tuning is wrong first of all..

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