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Crystal Blue Persuasion  Tommy James

        [C#m7/A]   /  /  /  /  [Bm7] /  /  /  /      (2X)
        [C#m7/A]               [Bm7]       [D]      [A]                                            The bass for the intro and verses varies, but is basically
v v v v v v v v
	|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
	|-----------------2---2---4-------|-----------------4---2-----------|
	|-0-------4-----4-------------2---|---------2-----2---------4-------|
	|---------------------------------|-----------------------------0---|

Verse 1:
        Look over yonder  [C#m7/A]        [Bm7]    what do you see[C#m7/A] [Bm7]
        The sun is a-risin' [C#m7/A]        [Bm7]    most definitely[C#m7/A] [Bm7]
        A new day is comin' [C#m7/A]        [Bm7]    people are changin'[C#m7/A] [Bm7]
        Ain't it beautiful [C#m7/A]        [Bm7]    crystal blue persuasion[C#m7/A] [Bm7]
        [Bm7]        [D]       [A]                           Verse 2:
Better get ready gonna see the light
Love, love is the answer and that's all right
So don't you give up now so easy to find
Just look to your soul and open your mind
Instrumental break:
v v v v
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------2-----2-------2---------|
	|-----------2-4-----2-4-----2-4---|
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------------------------------|

guitar repeats above figure over following chords:
        [A]             [G]             [D]  [A]                                            [A]             [G]            [Bm7]   [Bm7/E]        (N.C.; bass plays pattern similar to verses)
Crystal blue persuasion, mm-hmm
It's a new vibration
Crystal blue persuasion, crystal...
        [D]/  /  r  r   [A]/
Blue persuasion
(key modulates to Bb)
Bass (2X):
v v v v
	|-3---3---3---3-3---3---3-----1---|
	|-------------------------3-------|
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------------------------------|

Verse 3:
        Maybe tomorrow [Dm7/Bb]         [Cm7]    when He looks down[Dm7/Bb] [Cm7]
        On every green field [Dm7/Bb]         [Cm7]    and every town[Dm7/Bb] [Cm7]
        All of His children [Dm7/Bb]         [Cm7]    every nation[Dm7/Bb] [Cm7]
        There'll be [Bb]peace and good    [Eb/G]brotherhood
        [Cm7]Crystal blue persuasion
Coda:
        [Dm7/Bb]Crystal blue per[Cm7]suasion, ah-ha          (repeat to fade)
-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers

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