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I Held Her in My Arms  Violent Femmes


I HELD HER IN MY ARMS - Violent Femmes

Tabbed by: Rafa88offspring
Tuning: Standard (EADgbe)
Here's a great tune by the Violent Femmes :)
[A] [D] [A] [D] [A] [D] [E]  
[A]I'm gnawing on the k[D]nowledge
[A]That I have been b[D]urnt
And I'm [A]learning things that[D] I
Should'v[A]e already [D]learnt
[A]Everyone I ever [D]knew
[A]Was so kind and [D]coy
[A]I was with a [D]girl
But it felt [A]like I was with a [D]boy
[A]I can't even remember
[D]If we were lovers
Or [A]if I just wanted [E]to
But I [A]held her in my arms
I [D]held her in my arms
I [A]held her in my arms
But it wasn't [E]you
Repeat Intro
[A]I will not k[D]ill
The [A]one thing that I [D]love
[A]In this world of [D]wreckage
[A]I look ab[D]ove
[A]Help me L[D]ord
[A]Help me under[D]stand
[A]What it means to b[D]e a boy
[A]What it means to b[D]e a man
A-D (the same pattern as the verses)
Repeat Verse 1
Chorus x2
| / slide up
| \ slide down
| h hammer-on
| p pull-off
| ~ vibrato
| + harmonic
| x Mute note
| b Bend
| pb Pre-bend
| br Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend

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