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Waiting In Vain  Bob Marley

Tabbed by:sp8@B.o.B
Tuning: Standard
Intro/Verse Chords Intro/Bridge Bass
 
 C G e------------------------------------|
 e--3-- e--4-- b------------------------------------|
 b--4-- b--6-- g------------------------------------|
 g--5-- g--5-- d------------------------------------|
 d--5-- d--6-- a-------------------4ó4--6-4---3-1-1-|
 a--3-- a--4-- E-4-4-6-4---4-4--4-6--------------4--|
 E--3-- E--4--------------------------------------------|

Intro Lead (Organ plays this but tabbed here for guitar)
 
 e----------------6-8------------|
 b-8~--8p6h8s9~--9---8~--8p6h8s9-|
 g-------------------------------|
 d-------------------------------|
 a-------------------------------|
 E-------------------------------|

Chorus Chords
C7 D7 Cm Fm Verse Bass
 
 e--4-- e--6-- e--3-- e--1-- e-------------------------------------|
 b--6-- b--8-- b--4-- b--2-- b-------------------------------------|
 g--6-- g--8-- g--5-- g--3-- g-------------------------------------|
 d--6-- d--8-- d--5-- d--3-- d-------------------------------------|
 a--4-- a--6-- a--3-- a--1-- a-----------------4--4--6-4---4-4-4-6-|
 E--x-- E--x-- E--3-- E--1ó- E-4-4-6-4---4-4ó6---------------------|

Bridge:
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
Verse 1:
From [C]the very first time I[G] rest my eyes on you girl
My he[C]art said ďfollow thr[G]oughĒ
But I[C] know now that Iím wa[G]y down on your line
But t[C]he waiting feel is [G]fine
So do[C]nít treat me like a[G] puppet on a string
Cause[C] I know I could do m[G]y thing
Donít[C] talk to me as if you[G] think Iím dumb
I wan[C]na know when youíre g[G]onna come....see
Bridge:
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
Chorus
Cause if s[C7]ummerís h[D7]ere
[Cm]Iím still waiti[Fm]ng there
[C7]Winterís h[D7]ere
[Cm]And Iím still waiting [Fm]there
Solo (Chords C and G play throughout: guitar 2)
[C] [G]  
 
 e------------------4--6~--|
 b-----------4---4/6-------|
 g----1---3/5--------------|
 d-1/3---------------------|
 a-------------------------|
 E-------------------------|

( Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/b/bob_marley/waiting_in_vain_tab_ver_4.html )
[C] [G]  
 
 e---8-9ó11ó9p8ó8---------------------------|
 b-9-----------11--9h11p9--11^p9--11--9--9~-|
 g-------------------------------------10---|
 d------------------------------------------|
 a------------------------------------------|
 E------------------------------------------|

[C] [G]  
 
 e-13--11/13~--13-------------------------------------|
 b---------------16-13--13-16-13----------------------|
 g--------------------15---------15b-15b-15-13-15-13~-|
 d----------------------------------------------------|
 a----------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------|

[C] [G]  
 
 e----------------------------------------------13--13-16/18-16-16-13-|
 b--------------------------------13ó13-16-13-16ó16-------------------|
 g------------------13ó13-15-13-15--15--------------------------------|
 d---13--13-15-13-15--15----------------------------------------------|
 a-15--15-------------------------------------------------------------|
 E--------------------------------------------------------------------|

Verse 2:
Like I said...[C]Itís been 3 years since Iím [G]knocking on your door
[C]And I still can knock some[G] more
[C]Ooh girl, ooh girl is[G] it feasible? I wanna know now
[C]For I to knock some[G] more
Ya see, [C]in life I know the[G]reís lots of grief
[C]But your love is my [G]relief
Tears [C]in my eyes burn, tears [G]in my eyes burn
While [C]Iím waiting, while Iím [G]waiting for my turn
Bridge:
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love
I don[C]ít wanna wait in vain[G] for your love, oh
Outro:
[C]I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna
[G]I donít wanna wait in vain
[C]I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna
[G]I donít wanna wait in vain (no I)
[C]I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna
[G]I donít wanna wait in vain (no no no I)
[C]I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna
[G]I donít wanna wait in vain, oh
[C]I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna, I donít wanna
[G]I donít wanna wait in vain
[C]Itís your love that Iím waiting on
[G]Itís my love that youíre running from
[C]Itís your love that Iím waiting on
[G]Itís my love that youíre running from

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