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                         Passenger - Words
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Tuning: EADGBe (Standard)
Capo: 7/8

Song from latest album Whispers II: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcgmVRmgeHg
Tabbed from live performance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efnLAu6CC5U

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Intro:

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Verse:

  Well the first time that I saw her,

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  standing in the middle of the road

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  eyes as bright as Christmas lights,

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  wearing someone else's clothes.

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  I did my best to ignore her,

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  but ignoring my best pretty soon,

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  we spent the night all tangled tight

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  in an armchair in my friend's front room...                        I said:

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Chorus:

  "darling you know, darling you know I can't

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  stay...                                 'cause I've

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   given my heart and my word to a girl far away..

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..."

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  I felt weak as she kissed my cheek, 

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  and inside when I heard her say:

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"Never knew I could get my heart broken in less than a day"

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Intro (ish):

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Verse:

  Oh and the next time that I saw her,

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  must've been a year or more,

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  face stained with mascara, 

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  shivering outside my door.

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  I did my best to assure her,

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  but assurance isn't easy to give - 

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  if you've never been sure of anything much, 

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  you get less so, the longer you live...                           She said:

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Chorus:

  "darling you know, darling you know, I can't

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  stay...                                'cause I've 

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  given my heart and my word to a boy far away...

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  ..."

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  I spoke soft and pretended to cough, like I 

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  didn't care either way...

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Never knew I could get my heart broken in so many ways

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Bridge: (experiment with "ohhh" in places) 
                                                                                    
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Verse

  And the last time that I saw her,

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  standing in the pouring rain - 

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  hair was a little shorter, 

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  but everything else looked the same...

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  I could've told her I adored her - 

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  she could've said she felt the same way...

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  but we just smiled 'cause sometimes words, 

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  aren't the right words to say...                

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  we just smiled 'cause sometimes words...

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  aren't the right words to say 

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| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note

            
            
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Hypercookies 43 Jan 08, 2016 12:59 PM

Been waiting for this one for so long, excellent tab!

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jonathanhw.wong 97 Jan 09, 2016 09:00 AM

Thank you!
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