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    ______________
   /Heather Nova / This tab is about the overheard electric second
  /Paper Cup    /  guitar in this sweet, sweet ballad. Pretty simple!
 /Siren        /
/_____________/


Here are the chords played       ...played in this strumming
by the acoustic 1st guitar:      pattern all the way in 3/4:
    G     Bm     D     C
|---3-----2------2-----0---|     ||          ________     ||
|---3-----3------3-----1---|     ||     |   |__|__|__|    ||
|---0-----4------2-----0---|     ||0    |   |  |  |  |   0||
|---0-----4------0-----2---|     ||0    |   |  |  |  |   0||
|---2-----2------------3---|     ||    X   X  X  X  X     ||
|---3----------------------|     ||                       ||



1st VERSE:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 Wishful            thinking I might be    yours

|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------0---|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------4-----|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 Drifting              on    every step

|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 I'm always     drawn to the        dark   horse

|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-4-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 Sweet  sweet                nothing's said

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-3-----------|-------------|-5-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|-5-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And every dream          is just a dream after all

CHORUS:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-3-----2-----|-------------|-3-----2-----|
|-------------|---3-----3---|-------------|---3-----3---|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And everything stands so still when you dance, everything spins so fast

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------3-----|-------3-----|-------3-----|
|-------------|-0-----------|-----0---0---|-----0-------|
|-------2-----|-------------|---2---------|---4---------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And the night's in a paper cup, when you want it to last

|G                   |G                    |
|--------------------|---------------------|
|--------------------|---<12>--------------|
|---<12>-----<7>-----|------------<12>-----|
|--------<7>---------|--------<7>----------|
|--------------------|---------------------|
|--------------------|---------------------|
(this part isn't played by the guitar, but it sounds right)

2nd VERSE:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------0---|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------4-----|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 Wishful            thinking you  might be mine

|G            |G            |Bm             |D              |
|-------------|-------------|---------------|---------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|---------------|---------------|
|-------------|-------------|---------2h4---|-2-----2h4-2-0-|
|-------------|-------------|-4-------------|---------------|
|-------------|-------------|---------------|---------------|
|-------------|-------------|---------------|---------------|
 Every                       shiver sends

|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 One breath    under the         bridge of sighs

|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-----------3/|/5-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 Bending           where the river bends

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-3-----------|-------------|-5-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|-5-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And every dream          is just a dream after all

CHORUS:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-3-----2-----|-------------|-3-----2-----|
|-------------|---3-----3---|-------------|---3-----3---|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And everything stands so still when you dance, everything spins so fast

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------3-----|-------3-----|-------3-----|
|-------------|-0-----------|-----0---0---|-----0-------|
|-------2-----|-------------|---2---------|---4---------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And the night's in a paper cup, when you want it to last

CELLO SOLO:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D              |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-2-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-3-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-4-----------|-2-----2h4-2-0-|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-0-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------------|

|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-2-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-3-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-4-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-4-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-2-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-3-----------|-------------|-5-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-5-----------|-------------|-7-----------|-------------|
|-3-----------|-------------|-5-----------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And every dream          is just a dream after all

CHORUS:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-3-----2-----|-------------|-3-----2-----|
|-------------|---3-----3---|-------------|---3-----3---|
|-------------|-----4-----4-|-------------|-----4-----4-|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And everything stands so still when you dance, everything spins so fast

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------3-----|-------3-----|-------3-----|
|-------------|-0-----------|-----0---0---|-----0-------|
|-------2-----|-------------|---2---------|---4---------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And the night's in a paper cup, when you want it to last

CHORUS:
|G            |G            |Bm           |D            |
|-------------|-3-----2-----|-------------|-3-----2-----|
|-------------|---3-----3---|-------------|---3-----3---|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And everything stands so still when you dance, everything spins so fast

|C            |C            |D            |D            |
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-2-----------|
|-------------|-------3-----|-------3-----|-3-----------|
|-------------|-0-----------|-----0---0---|-2-----------|
|-------2-----|-------------|---2---------|-0-----------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
 And the night's in a paper cup, when you want it to last



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 01/31/05
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