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The Castle  Love

Date: Wed, 08 Apr 1998 11:35:21 -0400
From: Dann Butterfield
Subject: l/love/the_castle.tab
The Castle
(Arthur Lee)
LOVE
>From Da Capo, 1967
****
These lyrics are REALLY a guess on my part
This is just what it sounds like to me,
go ahead and laugh. Please, if you can figure out
what the words are, let me know for curiosity's sake.
Listen to the song, it will help.
****
Part A:
[Am/E] [Em/B] [C] [Fmaj7]  
 
 ---0-------0----- ---0-------0----- ---0-------0----- ---0-------0-----
 -------1-------1- -------0-------0- -------1-------1- -------1-------1-
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[Am/E] [A/E]  
 
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[D] [F] [G] [G/B]  
 
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Part B:
[C] [G] [Am] [C]  
 
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 -------0- -------0- -------2- ---0- -----0--- -----0--- -----0---
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D Fmaj7 C/E A A (x3)
 
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Em Em (x3) G
 
 ---0----- ---0----- -3------- ---3----- ---3----- ---------
 -0-----0- -------0- --------- --------- --------- ---0-----
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 -2------- -2------- -----0--- -----0--- -----0--- -----0---
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Part C (verses; fingerpicking as per Part B):
[C]Here's my [G]baggage, [Am]hand me my [C]staft
I'm [D]living in a [Fmaj7]built the [C/E]plano [A]raft
[Em]Ahhh..[G].
[C]In a love [G]be a love [Am]so hard to [C]choose
If [D]I were in my [Fmaj7]mind yet [C]I would [A]use
[Em]Ahhh..[G].
[C]Goin' back to [F]mother
[C]Livin' on the [F]double
[D]Think I'll go to [G]Mex[A]ic[D]o
[Dm]Ahhh...[Em]Ahh...[G].
(bass only):
 
 -------7-------5-------4----
 -----7-------5-------4------
 -5-5-----3-3-----2-2--------
 -------------------------3--

(repeat Part B)
Part D:
 
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 -0---0-3- ---3-0--- -0------- --------- --------- --------- ---------
 ---3----- -------3- ---3-2--- -0------- -0------- -0------- -0-------
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Em Em (x3) G
 
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 -2------- --------- --------- --------- --------- ---------
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(repeat Part D)
(repeat Part A, strumming on the first beat
of the quarter-note chords)
Part E:
[C] [G] [Am] [C]  
 
 --------- --------- --------- ----- ----- ---0----- ---0-----
 ---1----- ---0----- ---1----- ----- ----- -------1- -------1-
 -------0- -------0- -------2- ---0- ---0- -----0--- -----0---
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 -5------- -5------- -5------- -5-------
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 --------------------0-0--
 --------------------0-0--
 --------------------1-1--
 -----0-2-3_2-0------2-2--
 -2_3-----------3-2--2-2--
 --------------------0-0-- (x2)
 ----------------------------
 ----------------------------
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-2-3-0-2-(random notes, ending on a B7 chord)
 
 ----------------------------
 ----------------------------
 -0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0-
 -2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2-
 -2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2-
 -2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2-
 -0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0-
 ---------------------------------------------

[E] [F] [D]  
 
 -0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0-
 -2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2-
 -2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2--2_3-2-
 -2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2--2---2-
 -0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0-
 --------------------------------------

[G] [G7] [G]  
** end **
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submitted by Dann Butterfield
transcribed by Shawn Trotter and Dann Butterfield
comments/corrections to drumbo@geocities.com
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