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Keeping Me Awake  Tarkio

Intro (after banjo) - E E/Eb A A
Verse - E E/Eb A A
Chorus - F#m B E E/Eb A
Intro - E E/Eb A Ax2
[E]Su[E/Eb]mmer, it came
[A]li[A]ke a light across the highlands
[E]an[E/Eb]d we [A]la[A]id it down.
[E]Yo[E/Eb]u wore a dress
[A]ma[A]de of light from the islands
[E]an[E/Eb]d we [A]se[A]nt postcards home.
E E/Eb A A x2
[E]In[E/Eb] dying light
[A]th[A]is was not to be forgotten
[E]Ďc[E/Eb]ause [A]we[A] are the chosen few.
[E]In[E/Eb]to th[A]e [A]sea with the touch of softest cotton
[E]Be[E/Eb]neath[A] t[A]his angel moon
[F#m]Its [B]been keeping me awake
[E]Le[E/Eb]aving[A] t[A]his behind was my first mistake
[F#m]and I[B]ím not so strong
[E]to[E/Eb] be s[A]at[A]isfied by all the things Iíve done
[F#m]and the things it threw away.
 
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 D-4p2-4p2-4p2---------------------------|
 A-------------4p2-----------------------|
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E E/Eb A A x2
( Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/t/tarkio/keeping_me_awake_tab.html )
[E]Yo[E/Eb]u wrote your name
[A]as[A] we lay among the heather.
[E]Wh[E/Eb]at yo[A]u [A]left behind
[E]Fo[E/Eb]llowi[A]ng[A] paths that would lead us both together
[E]Le[E/Eb]t us [A]lo[A]se our minds
[F#m]Its [B]been keeping me awake
[E]Le[E/Eb]aving[A] t[A]his behind was my first mistake
[F#m]and I[B]ím not so strong
[E]to[E/Eb] be s[A]at[A]isfied by all the things Iíve done
[F#m]and the things it threw away.
 
 E---------------------------------------|
 B---------------------------------------|
 G---------------------------------------|
 D-4p2-4p2-4p2---------------------------|
 A-------------4p2-----------------------|
 E---------------------------------------|

E E/Eb A A x4
[E]Su[E/Eb]mmer, it fell
[A]an[A]d it coursed across the highlands
[E]an[E/Eb]d so [A]qu[A]ickly gone.
[E]Yo[E/Eb]ur fa[A]de[A]d dress for years now tied away and silent
[E]an[E/Eb]d the[A] n[A]ightís late lullaby
[F#m]Its [B]been keeping me awake
[E]Le[E/Eb]aving[A] t[A]his behind was my first mistake
[F#m]and I[B]ím not so strong
[E]to[E/Eb] be s[A]at[A]isfied by all the things Iíve done
[F#m]and the things it threw away.
[E]by[E/Eb] all [A]th[A]e things it threw away.
[E]By[E/Eb] all [A]th[A]e things it threw away
[E]By[E/Eb] all [A]th[A]e things it threw away
[E]By[E/Eb] all [A]th[A]e things it threw away
End on E

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