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Sleeper 1972 Acoustic tab

version 2
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I'm 100% sure this tab is right. This is EXACTTLY what he does on Manchester 
Orchestra's 26th podcast on youtube. 
                             


                              Intro
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---4---4---5---5---5---5---2---2---0---0------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------3---3---3---3--|


                              Verse 1
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0----0----0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---4---4---5---5---5---5---10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
       "When my dad died"           "The worms ate out both his eyes"

e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|-----0----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7---9---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------|
    "His soul flew right up in the sky, and I cried myself to sleep"

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A|--2---2---0---0-------------------0h2---2---0---0------------------|
E|------------------3---3---3---3---------------------3---3---3---3--|


                              Verse 2
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A|--2---2---4---4---5---5---5---5---10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
       "My mother lies"           "Alone on her back at night"

e|-------------------------------------------|
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D|-----0----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7---9---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------|
    "Adding up hours till her demise, she counts herself to sleep."

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0-----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---0---0-------------------0h2---2---0---0------------------|
E|------------------3---3---3---3---------------------3---3---3---3--|


                              Verse 3
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A|--2---2---0---0-------------------10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7--|
E|------------------3---3---3---3------------------------------------|
       "When my sister finds"      "My body closed up like the blinds"

e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|-----0----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7---9---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------|
   "I tell her I promise I'm fine, but she cries herself to sleep"  

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
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G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---0---0-------------------2---2---0---0------------------|
E|------------------3---3---3---3-------------------3---3---3---3--|
                                   "La da da da da da da da da da, da"


                              Verse 4
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0----0----0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---4---4---5---5---5---5---10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
     "When the men in black ties"      "Arrive at the house in surprise"

e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|-----0----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--10---10---9---9---7---7---7---7---9---7--|
E|-------------------------------------------|
"They find a little girl by your side, in the wood box where you're sleeping"

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
E|--2---2---0---0-------------------2---2---0---0------------------|
A|------------------3---3---3---3-------------------3---3---3---3--|
                                   "La da da da da da da da da da, da"
e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---0---0------------------|
E|------------------3---3---3---3--|
   "La da da da da da da da da da, da"

                            Verse 5/ Outro
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|------------------0---0---0---0---2---2---0---0------------------|
E|--3---3---3---3-----------------------------------3---3---3---3--|
           "And I still see you"   "Inside of this God-awful house"

e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---0---0------------------|
E|------------------3---3---3---3--|
  "And you move awfully quiet now"
               
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|------------------0---0---0---0---2---2---0---0------------------|
E|--3---3---3---3-----------------------------------3---3---3---3--|
           "And I still see you"   "Everywhere"

e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|--2---2---0---0------------------|
E|------------------3---3---3---3--|
 "You told me this has always been worth living"

e|-------------------------------------------------|
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D|----0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0|
A|-------------------------------------------------|
E|--3---3---3---3---3---3---3---3---3---3---3---3--|
           "But what's really worth living anymore"

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E|--2---2---0---0-------------------2---2---0---0------------------|
A|------------------3---3---3---3-------------------3---3---3---3--|
                                   "La da da da da da da da da da, da"

e|-------------------|
B|-------------------|
G|-------------------|
D|----0---0---0---0--|
A|--2---2---0---0----|
E|------------------3|


            
            
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Aléx 40 Feb 27, 2011 05:08 AM

Some of the A and E strings are switched round for some reason. The notes sound right, but it makes it a little awkward to read.

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BenjiEatsPeople 64 Nov 27, 2014 05:42 AM

You're right, I forgot to edit afterwards.

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BenjiEatsPeople 64 Nov 27, 2014 06:16 AM

Thanks again. Fixed.

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