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LOVER'S CROSS

( Jim Croce )

Written by Jim Croce in the key of C in 4/4 time
Released on the album: I Got A Name ( 1973 )
Fingerstyle version for single acoustic guitar
Lover's Cross on Wikipedia | YouTube
thumb: x
index: a
dirty: b
ring: c
pinky: d

Hammer on: h
Pull off: p
Slide up: /
Slide down: \
Arpeggio: ~~~

Bend up: )
Bend down: (
Grab but don't pick: !
Staccato: :
Mute: m

Play or don't: [ ]
Break: p

INTRO ( C - G/B - Am - Dm - G )
e-------------------------------------------|-----------1a-------------------3d-------|
b-----------1a--------------------1a--------|-----------3d-------------------0--------|
g-------0--------------------2b--------2b---|------2b--------2b----------0--------0---|
D-------------------------------------------|---0-------------------------------------|
A---3c-----------2b------0------------------|-----------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------------------|------------------------3c---------------|
<--------------- Hint --------------->

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - x
x - a - bc - a ( 3x )

repeat tab 1x

1ST VERSE
... Guess that it was bound to happen ...
... was just a matter of time ... but now I've ...
... come to my decision and it's ...
e-------------------------------------------|-----------1a-------------------3d-------|
b-----------1a--------------------1a--------|-----------3d-------------------0--------|
g-------0--------------------2b--------2b---|------2b--------2b----------0--------0---|
D-------------------------------------------|---0-------------------------------------|
A---3c-----------2b------0------------------|-----------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------------------|------------------------3c---------------|

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - x
x - a - bc - a ( 3x )

repeat tab 2x

... one of the painful kind ... 'cause now it ...
e------------0----------------0----|----------------0--------------|-----------0---------|
b------------1a---------------1a---|------------1a-------1a--------|-----------1a--------|
g--------0----------------0--------|-------2b-----------------2b---|-------2b-------2b---|
D---!------------------------------|-------------------------------|---------------------|
A---3c---------------2b------------|---0------------0--------------|---------------------|
E----------------------------------|-------------------------------|---3c----------------|
<-------- 3/4 time -------->
<------- 3/4 time ------>
<-- 2/4 time ->
<--------------------- Hint --------------------->
... seems that you wanted a martyr ... just a ...
e------------1a--------------------3d------|-----------------0----------------------|
b------------1a--------------------0-------|------------1a--------1a----------------|
g--------2b-------2b----------0--------0---|-------2c-----------------2c-------2c---|
D---3d-------------------------------------|-------------------------------2b-------|
A---!--------------------------------------|---0-------------0----------------------|
E-------------------------3c---------------|----------------------------------------|

picking
x - a x - a x - a -

pattern:
bc ( 2x )
b - c - b - a
bc - a

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 2x )
x - a - b - xc - b - a - x - a
!: grab 3c

... regular guy wouldn't do ... but baby ...
e------------1a--------------------0-------|-------------1a--------------------3d------|
b------------1a--------------------1a------|-------------3d--------------------0-------|
g--------2c-------2c----------0--------0---|--------2b--------2b----------0--------0---|
D---!3d-------------------2b---------------|----0--------------------------------------|
A------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------|--------------------------3c---------------|

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 4x )

!: keep 2b pressed

... I can't hang upon no lover's cross for ...
e--------0--------0--------0--------0----|------------1a--------------------3d------| picking pattern:
b--------1a-------1a-------1a-------1a---|------------1a--------------------0-------| x - abc ( 4x )
g--------0--------0--------2b-------2b---|-------2b--------2b----------0--------0---| x - a - bc - a ( 2x )
D----------------------------------------|------------------------------------------|
A---3c-------2b--------0-----------------|------------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------3c-------|---1a--------------------3c---------------|
<- full barré ->
... you ...
e----------------0----------------------|-----------------1a--------------------| picking pattern:
b------------1a-------1a----------------|------------0---------0----------------| x - a - b - xc - b - a - x - a ( 2x )
g-------0------------------0--------0---|-------0------------------0--------0---|
D---!---------------------------2b------|-------------------------------0-------|
A---3c----------[3c]--------------------|---------------------------------------| !: grab 2b
E---------------------------------------|---3c-----------[3c]-------------------|

2ND VERSE ( same tab as 1st verse but this time passing into the chorus )
... I really got to hand it to you ...
... 'cause girl you really tried ... but for ...
... ev'ry time that we spent laughing there were ...
... two times that I cried ... and you were ...
... trying to make me your martyr ... and that's the ...
... one thing I just couldn't do ... 'cause baby ...
... I can't hang upon no lover's cross for ...
... you ... 'Cause ...
e----------------0----------------------|-----------------0----------------------|
b------------1a-------1a----------------|------------1a--------1a----------------|
g-------0------------------0--------0---|-------3d-----------------3d-------3d---|
D-------------------------------2b------|-------------------------------2b-------|
A---3c----------[3c]--------------------|---3c-----------[3c]--------------------|
E---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|

picking pattern:
x - a - b - xc - b - a - x - a ( 2x )

CHORUS ( F - G - Am - Em - F - C - Dm - G )
...tables are meant for turning and ...
e------------1a---------------------3d------|------------0---------------------0-------|
b------------1a---------------------0-------|------------1a--------------------0-------|
g-------2b--------2b-----------0--------0---|-------2c--------2c----------0--------0---|
D-------------------------------------------|---!--------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------|---0--------------------------------------|
E---1a--------------------3c----------------|-------------------------0----------------|
<- full barré ->
... people are bound to change ...
e------------1a---------------------0-------|------------1a--------------------3d------|
b------------1a---------------------1a------|------------3d--------------------0-------|
g-------2b--------2b-----------0--------0---|-------2b--------2b----------0--------0---|
D-------------------------!-----------------|---0--------------------------------------|
A-------------------------3c----------------|------------------------------------------|
E---1a--------------------------------------|-------------------------3c---------------|
<- full barré ->
... and bridges are meant for burning when the ...
e------------1a---------------------3d------|-------------0---------------------0-------|
b------------1a---------------------0-------|-------------1a--------------------0-------|
g-------2b--------2b-----------0--------0---|--------2c--------2c----------0--------0---|
D-------------------------------------------|----!--------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------|----0--------------------------------------|
E---1a--------------------3c----------------|--------------------------0----------------|
<- full barré ->
... people and mem'ries they join aren't the ...
e---------1a------1a---|--------0------0---|-------1a------1a---|
b---------1a-----1a----|--------1a----1a---|-------3d-----3d----|
g---------2b----2b-----|--------0----0-----|-------2b----2b-----|
D--------------3d------|---!--------2b-----|---0--------0-------|
A---!------------------|---3c--------------|--------------------|
E---1a-----------------|-------------------|--------------------|

¼

¼

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 4x )

!: grab 2b

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 4x )

!: grab 2b

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 4x )

!: grab 2b

picking pattern:
x - abc - a ~~~ ( 3x )

!: grab 3c & 2b

¼

<- full barré ->
<---------------------- 2/4 time ----------------------->
... same ... So I ...
e----------------3d---------------------|------------------1a--------------------|
b------------0--------0-----------------|-------------0---------0----------------|
g-------0------------------0--------0---|--------0------------------0--------0---|
D-------------------------------0-------|--------------------------------0-------|
A---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
E---3c----------[3c]--------------------|----3c-----------[3c]-------------------|

picking pattern:
x - a - b - xc - b - a - x - a ( 2x )

3RD VERSE ( same tab as 2nd verse but this time passing into the outro )
...
...
...
...
...
...
...

hope that you can find another who can ...
take what I could not ...
he'll have to be a super guy or ...
maybe a super god ... 'cause I ...
never was much of a martyr before and I ...
ain't 'bout to start nothin' new ... and baby ...
I can't hang upon no lover's cross for ...

OUTRO
... you ...
e------------0--------------------0-------|------------0----------------------0--------|
b------------1a-------------------1a------|------------1a---------------------3d-------|
g-------0--------0-----------0--------0---|-------2b--------2b-----------2b-------2b---|
D---!-------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|
A---3c------------------2b----------------|---0----------------------------------------|
E-----------------------------------------|-------------------------2a-----------------|
e------------0-------------------1a-------|------------1a------------------------------|
b------------0-------------------1a-------|------------3d------------------------------|
g-------0--------0----------2b-------2b---|-------0---------0--------------------------|
D-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|
A-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|
E---3c-----------------1a-----------------|---3c---------------------------------------|
<- full barré ->
Finish the song with a strummed C/G chord

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 4x )

picking pattern:
x - a - bc - a ( 3x )

ritardando

ADDITIONAL REMARK
The INTRO actually starts in F
The tab below is an example
e--------1a--------------------------0-------|----------0---------------------------|
b-------1a----1a------1a-------------3d------|----------1a----------3d--------------|
g------2b---------2b-------------1a------0---|------2b------2b----------2b-----2b---|
D-----3d-------------------------!-----------|------------------------------0-------|
A----3c--------------------------------------|---0----------------------------------|
E---!------------------------0---------------|----------------------2a--------------|
<------ Hint ------->
<----- Hint ----e------------------------------1a-------|-------------------------------1a------|
b---0--------------------------1a-------|---0-------1a---------3d---------------|
g-------0-------0----------2b------2b---|-------0-------0-----------0-------0---|
D-----------0---------------------------|---------------------------------------|
A---------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
E---3c-----------------1a---------------|---3c------3c---------3c-------3c------|
--------------->
< full barré >
<--------- Hint --------->
-------------------------------1a------|
---0-------1a---------3d---------------|
-------0-------0-----------0-------0---|
-------------------------------0-------|
-----------0----------2b---------------|
---3c----------------------------------|

picking pattern:
a ~~~ b - a - b - x - a - bc - a
x - a - bc - a - xb - a - x - a
!: press 1a & 2b ( F, E7 )

picking pattern:
xb - a - x - a - x - a - bc - a
xb - a - xb - a - xb - a - xc - a

continue with C/G


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