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Merle Haggard - Misery & Gin (Chord)
Album: Back To the Barrooms (1980)
Submitter: lmofle (445) on 10/2/04 5 comments
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Misery & Gin
By Merle Haggard
Tabbed By Larry Mofle
rmofle at satx.rr.com
10/2/2004

Capo 3 (Key Of F)

Chords relative to capo  

E7     - 020100
F#7    - 242352
Bm     - X24432
Bm/A   - X04432


D
Memories and drinks don't mix too well
     D                                       G       E7
And jukebox records don't play those wedding bells
A
Lookin' at the world through the bottom of a glass
A                               D     A
All I see is a man who's fading fast

D
Tonight I need that woman again
D                                      G   E7
What I'd give for my baby to just walk in
A
Sit down beside me and say it's alright
A                                        D       A7
Take me home and make sweet love to me tonight


Chorus:
D              F#7          G          E7
But here I am again, mixin' misery and gin
             G                  A            D
Sittin' with all my friends and talkin' to myself
  G                      F#7               Bm    Bm/A      G
I look like I'm havin' a good time but any fo-o-o-o-l can tell
          D                                  G   A        D      A 
That this honky tonk Heaven really makes you f-e-e-l like hell



  D
I light a lonely womans cigarette
    D                                         G    E7
And we start talkin' 'bout what we want to forget
A
Her life story and mine are the same
   A                                            D      A7
We both lost someone and only have ourselves to blame


Chorus



 
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Now that's country!
-WildCard76 | 10/2/2004
from archie565
thats great keep it up
any thing by merle is appreciated
-archie565 | 10/3/2004
Fantastic tab 2 a great country song, well done and keep up the good work.
-army | 11/29/2004
great!!! stupendous!!!, that realy hits the spot. good work!
-blank | 1/15/2005
That F#7 really hits the spot. A classic country blues ballad from the master. Thanks!
-Hollywood_Ady | 1/6/2009
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