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When We Was Fab  George Harrison

Date: Thu, 2 Apr 1998 00:04:59 +0200 (CEST)
From: Peter Eybert
Subject: CRD: When We Was Fab by George Harrison
When We Was Fab
written and performed by George Harrison
from "Cloud 9", 1987
transcribed by Peter Eybert
(spoken: one, two) F G
[Am]Back then, long time ago when [F7]grass was green
[Am]woke[Am/B] up [C]in [D7]a [B]daze arrived like [C]strangers in [Am]the [F#dim]night[G#dim]
[Bb9-5]fab, long time ago when we was[C] fab,[C/B]
[Bb7]fab,[F] back when income tax was [C]all we had.[F] [G]
[Am]Caresses fleeced you in the [F7]morning light,
[Am]cas[Am/B]ualti[C]es [D7]at [B]dawn, and we did it [C]all.[Am] [F#dim] [G#dim]
[Bb9-5]Fab, long time ago when we was [C]fab,
[Bb7]fab,[F] you're my world you are my [C]only love.
[F]And while you're [Dm]in this [G]world
[F]the fuzz gonna [Dm]come and [G]claim [C]you
[F]but you're more [Dm]better [G]wise
[F]when the buzz gonna [Dm]come and [G]take you a[C]way,
[Cm]take you a[Fm]way[C], [Cm] [F]take you a[Ab6]way.[C] [F] [G]
[Am]The microscopes that magni[F7]fied the tears
[Am]stud[Am/B]ied w[C]arts [D7]and [B]all, still the life flowed [C]on [Am]and [F#dim]on[G#dim]
[Bb9-5]fab, long time ago when we was [C]fab,[C/B]
[Bb7]fab,[F] but it's all over now, [C]baby blue,
[Bb9-5]fab, long time ago when we was [C]fab,[C/B]
[Bb7]fab,[F] like this pullover you [C]sent to me.
[Bb9-5]Fab,[C] [C/B]
[Bb7] [F] and you really got a ho[C]ld on me.
Fab, long time ago when we was fab.
F7 = x8786x
F#dim = 234242
G#dim = 456464
Bb9-5 = 6765xx
Bb7 = x13131
Ab6 = 431111

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Ab6 Am Am/B B Bb7 Bb9-5 C C/B Cm D7 Dm F F#dim F7 Fm G G#dim
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