american girl

Tom Petty


~Subject: CRD American Girl (repost, correctd)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: American Girl

Intro: 18 bars D
        Two bars E7, two G, A A , D D, E7 E7, G G, A7 A7

Verse 1

#cutline#American girl. 
#cutline#promises
#cutline#thinking that there was
#cutline#run to
#cutline#And if she had to die   tryin' she   had one little promise she was gonna keep

Chorus
#cutline#

Verse 2

Well it was kinda cold that night
She stood alone on the balcony
Yeh, she could hear the cars roll by,
out on four-fortyone like waves crashing on the beach
And for one des'rate moment there
he crept back in her memory
God it's so painful when something that's so close is still so far to reach. **

(Chorus)



Outro D, G7 G7, A D,D,D, lots of D's, G7, G7,A,A, D, D ,D, D,E7 ,G ,D 
(not really sure here as you see..)

last piece

D                                     E7
e--5-2-0-3-2-0-5-2-0-3-2-0-|--repeat-|-7-4-0-5-4-0-7-4-0-5-4-0-|repeat--|
b--------------------------|---------|----------------------------------|

G                                     D
e--10-7-0-9-7-0-10-7-0-9-7-0-|-rep-|--12-9-0-10-9-0-12-9-0-10-9-0|-rep--
b----------------------------|-----|-----------------------------|------

and fade out


Credit to "Tom Petty guitar licks"
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** Sounds like "Far out of reach" to me -- JF









































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