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Too Far Gone
SUBMITTED BY: Malc Brookes



On the record, the 3 single notes at the end are played an octave higher on a mandolin. INTRO: G D E|-------|-------------------|---------2----------| B|--0-1--|--1h3---3---1-0----|--3------3---3---0--| G|-------|--0---0---0-0-0-0--|--0h2--2-2---2-2-0--| D|-------|----------------0--|--0----0-------0----| A|-------|-------------------|--------------------| E|-------|-------------------|--------------------| 1 . 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 1 2 . 3 . 4 . C G E|-------------------|------3-3---3------| B|--0h1---1---0------|------0-0---0-0-1--| G|--0---0---0-0-0----|------0-0---0------| D|----------------0--|------0-0---0------| A|-------------------|------2------------| E|-------------------|--3---3---3--------| 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . G D E|-------------------|---------2------------| B|--1h3---3---1-0----|--3------3-3----------| G|--0---0---0-0-0-0--|--0h2--2-2-2h4-2-0----| D|----------------0--|--0----0---0-------0--| A|-------------------|----------------------| E|-------------------|----------------------| 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 1 2 . 3 . 4 . C G (strum...) E|--------3---------3--|------------------| B|------1-1-----1---1--|------------------| G|------0-0-----0---0--|------------------| D|--0h2-2-2---0-0h2----|------------------| A|------3--------------|------------------| E|---------------------|--3---------------| 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 1 2 3 4 VERSE: G D When I woke up you were gone C G And the sun was on the lawn G D Empty pillow with perfume on C G I smelled it. G D Well, we met in my favorite bar C G Took a ride in my old car G D But I still don't know how C G We made it home. CHORUS: G D Was I too far gone C G Too far gone G D Too far gone C G For you. INSTRUMENTAL: Chords and backing as intro, but with slight variations. VERSE: We had drugs and we had booze But we still had something to lose And by dawn I wanted To marry you. With our attitudes by day And our secret dreams by night Can we really live our lives That way. CHORUS: Am I too far gone Too far gone Too far gone For you. Was I too far gone Too far gone Too far gone C (rest) E|--3-------------|-------3--------| B|--1------1-0----|------0---------| G|--0----------2--|-----0----------| D|--2-------------|----0-----------| A|--3-------------|---2------------| E|----------------|--3-------------| For you.