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For Once In My Life  Stevie Wonder

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[D]                                     
Verse 1:

For [D]once in my [D+]life,
I have [D6]someone who [D7]needs me;
[Em] Someone I've [E+]needed so [Em7]long. [Em6]

For [Em]once, una-[E+]fraid,
I can [Em7]go where life [Em6]leads me;
End [D]somehow I [A7]know I'll be [D]strong.

Chorus 1:

For [D]once, I can [D6]touch,
What my [D+]heart used to dream of,
[G] Long before I [Em]knew; [A7]
[Dmaj7] Someone [F#m]warm like [Bm]you,
Would [Em7]make my dreams come [A7]true.

Verse 2:

For [D]once in my [D+]life,
I won't [D6]let sorrow [D7]hurt me;
[Em] Not like it [E+]hurt me be-[Em7]fore. [Em6]

For [Em]once I have [E+]something,
I [Em7]know won't de-[Em6]sert me;
[D] I'm not a-[A7]lone any-[D]more.

Chorus 2:

For [D]once, I can [D6]say;
This is [D+]mine you can't take it,
As [G]long as I know,
I have [E7]love; I can make it.
For [D]once in my [D+]life,
I have [G]some-one [Em7]who [A7]needs [D]me.

Break:

[D] Some-one, [F]who needs [A#]me.

[D#] Some-one, [G#]who needs [A#]me. [A#7]

*KEY CHANGE*
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Verse 3:

(Instrumental)

D# D#+ D#6 D#7,
Fm C# A#7 A#7#5,
[D#]    [D#6]     [D#+]     [G#]    [F7]                   
Chorus 3:

For [D#]once, I can [D#6]say;
This is [D#+]mine you can't take it,
As [G#]long as I know,
I have [F7]love; I can make it.
For [D#]once in my [D#+]life,
I have [G#]some-one [Fm7]who [A#7]needs[D#] me.

Coda:

[D#] Some-one, [G#]who needs [A#]me, [A#7]
[D#] Some-one, [G#]who needs [A#]me. [A#7]

(Repeat to Fade)


CHORD DIAGRAMS:
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   [D]        [D+]        [D6]        [D7]        [Em] [E+] 
[EADGBE]xx0232  [EADGBE]xx0332  [EADGBE]xx0202  [EADGBE]xx0212  [EADGBE]022000  [EADGBE]021000

   [Em7]        [Em6]        [A7]        [G]       [Dmaj7]  [F#m] 
[EADGBE]022030  [EADGBE]022020  [EADGBE]x02223  [EADGBE]320003  [EADGBE]xx0222  [EADGBE]244222

   [Bm]        [E7]        [F]        [A#]        [D#] [G#] 
[EADGBE]x24432  [EADGBE]020100  [EADGBE]133211  [EADGBE]x13331  [EADGBE]x68886  [EADGBE]466544

   [A#7]        [D#6]        [D#+]        [Fm7]          
[EADGBE]x13131  [EADGBE]xx1013  [EADGBE]xx1001  [EADGBE]131111


Tabbed by Joel from cLuMsY, Bristol, England, 2004
(clumsyband@hotmail.com)