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So Sad About Us  The Who

by The Who
>From A Quick One, 1966
written by Pete Townshend
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transcribed by
litgo@aol.com
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[intro] 
|| A Asus2 A Asus4 | A Asus2 A ||
 
 ---||--(0)---------------|(0)-----------||
 ---||---2-0-----2--3-----|-2-0-----2----||
 ---||---2-2-----2--2-----|-2-2-----2----||
 ---||---2-2-----2--2-----|-2-2-----2----||
 ---||-0------------------|(0)-----------||
 -0-||--------------------|------------0-||

[see note below] 
| A Asus2 A Asus4|A Asus2 A | F#m | | D | | E | |
la la la la la la la
A | D | A
So sad 'bout us
 
 |--------------|----------|
 |---10-9-10-12-|-10-9-10--|
 |---9--9-9--9--|-9--9-9---|
 |---11-9-11-12-|-11-9-11--|
 |-0------------|(0)-------|
 |--------------|----------|

A *| D | A [repeat as above; * - see note 2 below]
So sad 'bout us
[F#m]Sad that the news is out now
[Bm]Sad 'spose we can't turn back now
D E | A Asus2 A Asus4 | A Asus2 A | A Asus2 A Asus4 | A Asus2 A
|
Sad 'bout us
So bad 'bout us
So bad 'bout us
Bad, never meant to break up
Bad, 'spose we'll never make up
Bad 'bout us
[F#m] Apologies mean nothing [Bm]when the damage is done
[D] But you can't switch off my lovin' like you can't switch off the sun[E]
[as above] 
la la...
[B]la la la la...
B | E | B
So sad 'bout us
 
 |---------------|-----------|
 |---12-11-12-14-|-12-11-12--|
 |---11-11-11-11-|-11-11-11--|
 |---13-11-13-14-|-13-11-13--|
 |---------------|-----------|
 |---------------|-----------|

B *| E | B [repeat as above; * - see note 2 below]
So sad 'bout us
[G#m]Sad, never meant to break up
[C#m]Sad, 'spose we'll never make up
[E]Sad [F#] 'bout [B]us[B]
 
 |---------------|-----------|
 |---12-11-12-14-|-12-11-12--|
 |---11-11-11-11-|-11-11-11--|
 |---13-11-13-14-|-13-11-13--|
 |---------------|-----------|
 |---------------|-----------|

[outro] 
B | | G#m | | E | | F# | | B
Ooh
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note: the F#m, D and E are played as straight chords and the voices (la's)
provide the changes. However, they changes can be played as below:
| F#m | | D (Dmaj7) | | E | |
 
 |--(2)---------|---------|--------------|---------|--(0)------|(0)-----|
 |---2-0--2--3--|-2-0--2--|(3)2-0--2--3--|-2-0--2--|---0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0--|
 |---2-2--2--2--|-2-2--2--|(2)2-2--2--2--|-2-2--2--|---1-1-1-2-|-1-2-1--|
 |---4-4--4--4--|-4-4--4--|-0-0-0--0--0--|-0-0--0--|---2-4-2-2-|-2-2-2--|
 |(0)-----------|---------|(0)-----------|---------|---2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2--|
 |--------------|---------|--------------|---------|-0---------|(0)-----|

* note 2: play transition riff:
A D [or] B E
 
 |-----------------|----| |-----------------|----|
 |-----------------|----| |-----------------|----|
 |-----------------|----| |-----------------|----|
 |-----------2-0---|-0--| |-----------4-2-1-|-2--|
 |-------2/4-----4-|----| |-------4/6-------|----|
 |-----------------|----| |-----------------|----|

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