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Because the Night  Patti Smith

Song: Because the Night
As sung by: Patti Smith
Tabbed by: Jastul (
Intro: Am, F, G, Am, F, G, Am
[Am]Take me [F]now, baby, [G]here Gs I [Am]Am.
Pull me [F]close try and [G]under[Am]stand.
Desire is [F]hunger, is the [G]fire I [Am]breathe.
Love is a [F]banquet on [G]which we [Am]feed.
(tempo speeds up)
[F]Come on now, try and [G]un[C]der[G]stand
The [Am]way I [F]feel when I'm in your [G]hands.
[C]Take my [F]hands; come under[G] cover.
They [C]can?t hurt you now, [Am]can?t hurt you
[E]Now, can?t hurt you now.
[Am]Because the night b[F]elongs [G]to lovers.
[Am]Because the night b[F]elongs t[G]o love.
[Am]Because the night b[F]elongs [G]to lovers.
[Am]Because the night b[F]elongs t[G]o us.
[Am]Have I d[F]oubt when I[G]'m alo[Am]ne?
Love is [F]a ring, the te[G]lepho[Am]ne.
Love is an[F] angel disguise[G]d Gs lu[Am]st,
Here in ou[F]r bed until[G] the morn[Am]ing comes.
[F]Come on now, try and understa[G]nd[C] [G]
The [Am]way I [F]feel under your co[G]mmand.
[C]Take my [F]hands as the sun [G]descends.
They [C]can't hurt you now, [Am]can?t hurt you
[E]Now, can?t hurt you now.
[C] [G] [C] [G] [Am] 
W[F]ith love we sleep; with Doubt the vicious circle turn And turns.
[C]Without [G]you, love I cannot [Am]live, [G]forgive th[C]e yearnin[G]g, burning
I be[F]lieve [C]in time, [F]too real to feel,
So [Am]touch me now, [C]touch me now, [E]touch me now.
Okay, here's my version of the tab, although I still don't know how to play the solo,
when I do I'll update you with it, in the meanwhile enjoy the song and any praise, flames,
questions, concerns, offers or any of the sort just send me an e-mail.

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scotsman113 (report)

See the other one posted with the Bm,A,D,Bm progression. thats flawless.