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Intro (before the singing starts)
(G)|------------------------10----------------------------10|
(D)|8----------10/12------------------8--------10/12--------| x2
(A)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|
And there comes the drums
(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3| x2
(A)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|
Desmond has his barrow in the market place... (verse 1)
(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3|
(A)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------| x2
(A)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3|
(E)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3| x2
(A)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

(G)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3|
(D)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|
(A)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3------------------------------|
(A)|1----------3/5-----------------------------------------3|
(E)|----------------------------------1------3/5------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3|
(A)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

OB LA DI OB LA DA (Chorus, for those who didn't get it..)

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3|
(A)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|
A little thing he does each chorus
(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|3---------------------------------3------5--------------|
(A)|-------------------------3--5-----------------3--5-----3|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------3-----------------------------|
(A)|1----------3/5-----------------------------------------3|
(E)|-----------------------------------1------3/5-----------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------3-----------------------------3|repeat the
(A)|1----------3/5--------------------1------3/5------------|chorus..
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

Verse 2 is the same as verse 1, Same is the chorus, but as the chorus ends
there's a little thing he does to get to the next part which goes like this:
(before "in a couple of years there's a little drums' part which connects you to the 
part, and that is what the bass does there)
(G)|------------------------|
(D)|------------------------|
(A)|------3-----4-----5-----|
(E)|6-----------------------|
"in a couple of years they have built a home.." (C part)
(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|6---------------6-----------------6-------------6-------|
(E)|-------6----------------6----------------6-------------6|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|6---------------6-----------------6-------------6------8|
(E)|-------6----------------6----------------6--------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|----------------8--------------------------------8------|
(E)|6------6-6-------------------6---------6-6--------------|

                                  (Like before "in a couple of years")
(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|----------------8-----------------3----4---5----6-------|
(E)|6------6-6-------------------6--------------------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|6---------------6-----------------6-------------6-------|
(E)|-------6----------------6----------------6-------------6|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|6---------------6-----------------6-------------6------7|
(E)|-------6----------------6----------------6--------------|

(Of Desmond and Molly Jones)
    (offbit)
(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|-----------8----------------8-------------8------------8|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------|

(G)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(D)|--------------------------------------------------------|
(A)|-----------8----------------8-------------8---6---5-----|
(E)|------------------------------------------------------8-|

back to another verse and another chorus followed by another "C part", then another 
and another chorus that ends with the outro:

the last chorus ends like this when it gets to the part with the F:

(G)|--------------------------------------|
(D)|-------------------------------5------|
(A)|--------------------3----------------5|
(E)|1---------3/5-------------------------|

And then continue to:             "-take--ob---la---di--la--------|da-"
(G)|---------------------------------0----------------------------|
(D)|5-----------------5--------------------3----1----0------------|
(A)|---------5-----------------5-------------------------3-----1--|
(E)|--------------------------------------------------------------|

            
            
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ootwMusic 28 Mar 27, 2015 07:57 PM

Very nice man great work

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