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Tomorrow Is A Long Time  Nickel Creek















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e|| --------------------------------- ||-------------------


B|| -------0---------1==-------3====- ||--------0----------


G||.-2h4-------0-----------0---------.||--2h4-------0------


D||.-----0-------0==-----2-------2==-.||------0-------0==--


A|| -----------------3==-----3------- ||-------------------


E|| -3==-----3----------------------- ||--3==-----3--------



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   [C]                  [G]                [C]                  [G]                                            
e|-----------------|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
B|-1==-------3====-|-------0---------1==-------3====-|---------------------------------|
G|-------0---------|-2h4-------0-----------0---------|-2h4-------2-----2h4-------4====-|
D|-----2-------2---|-----0-------0==-----2-------2==-|-------0-------0-------0---------|
A|-3==-----3-------|-----------------3==-----3-------|-----2-------2-------2-------2==-|
E|-----------------|-3==-----3-----------------------|-3==-----3-------3==-----3-------|


If to- -day was not an endless highway
If to- -night was not a crooked trail

   [C]                 [D]                  [G]                                                             
e|----------------------------------|---------------------------------|
B|-1==-------3====------------------|---------------------------------|
G|-------0----------2==-------2====-|-2h4-------2-----2h4-------4-----|
D|-----2-------2==--------4---------|-------0-------0-------0---------|
A|-3==-----3--------5==-----5-------|-----2-------2-------2-------2==-|
E|----------------------5-------5==-|-3==-----3-------3==-----3-------|

If tomorrow wasn't such a long time

   [C]                  [C]                 [D]                  [G]                                           
e|-----------------|----------------------------------|---------------------------------|
B|-1==-------1====-|-1==-------1====------------------|---------------------------------|
G|-------0---------|-------0----------2==-------2====-|-0==-------2-----2h4-------4-----|
D|-----2-------2==-|-----2-------2==--------4---------|-------0-------0-------0---------|
A|-3==-----3-------|-3==-----3--------5==-----5-------|-----2-------2-------2-------2==-|
E|-----------------|----------------------5-------5==-|-3==-----3-------3==-----3-------|  


Then lonesome would mean nothing to me at all


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CHORUS:
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C D G (x3)
e|| ----------------------------------|--------------------------------- ||
B|| -1==-------3====------------------|--------------------------------- ||
G||.-------0----------2==-------2====-|-2h4-------2-----2h4-------4-----.||
D||.-----2-------2==--------4---------|-------0-------0-------0---------.||
A|| -3==-----3--------5==-----5-------|-----2-------2-------2-------2==- ||
E|| ----------------------5-------5==-|-3==-----3-------3==-----3------- || 

Yes, only if my own true love was waiting
If I could hear his heart softly pounding
And on - ly if he was lying by me

   [C]                [C]                  [D]                                                              
e|---------------------------------|----------------------------------|
B|-1==-------3====-1==-------3====-|----------------------------------|
G|-------0---------------0---------|-2==-------2====--2==-------2====-|
D|-----2-------2==-----2-------2==-|-------4----------------4---------|
A|-3==-----3-------3==-----3-------|-5==-----5--------5==-----5-------|
E|---------------------------------|-----5-------5==------5-------5==-|


Would I lie in my bed once

G C (x3) G
   e|| --------------------------------- ||-------------------
   B|| -------0---------1==-------3====- ||--------0----------
   G||.-2h4-------0-----------0---------.||--2h4-------0------
   D||.-----0-------0==-----2-------2==-.||------0-------0==--
   A|| -----------------3==-----3------- ||-------------------
   E|| -3==-----3----------------------- ||--3==-----3--------

again

(Then into the next verse.)

End on G.



INTRO:
G C (x4)

VERSE 1:

[G]If today was not an [C]endless [G]highway  [C]
[G]If tonight was not a [C]crooked [G]trail
If [C]tomorrow [D]wasn't such a [G]long time  [C]
Then [C]lonesome would mean [D]nothing me at [G]all

CHORUS:
Yes, and [C]only if my [D]own true love was [G]waitin'
And if I [C]could hear his heart[D] softly poundin[G]'
Yes and o[C]nly if  [D]he was lyin' b[G]y me
Would I l[C]ie in my b[D]ed once aga[G]in[C]. [G]  [C]  [G]  [C]  [G]  [C]

VERSE 2:

I can't see my reflection in the water
I can't speak the sounds that show no pain
I can't hear the echo of my footsteps
Or can't remember the sound of my own name

CHORUS

(solos)

VERSE 3:

There's beauty in that silver, singing river

There's beauty in that sunrise in the sky
But none of these and nothing else can touch the beauty
That I remember in my true love's eyes

CHORUS

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Notation Key:
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| h hammer-on
| = let note ring

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