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The Wind Cries Mary

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The Wind Cries Mary

	  		Email: [email protected] 
Tuned half a step up,but you can play it in standard tuning.  
 
INTRO 
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VERSE 1 
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D--9--9--8--7------------6--6--66----5/6--5/6--4h6p4--6----9--9--99-----------7--------------------6--6--66------             
A--9--9--8--7----5--6----7--7--77---------------------7----9--9--99--------------7h9p7-----7--7--7--77------ 
E--7--7--6--5------------0--0--00---------------------0----7--7--77----7h9---------------9------0--0--00----- 
When the jacks are all in their boxes,                                and the clowns have all gone to bed. 
 
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D--7--6--4h6p4--6----9--9--8--7-------------6-------------7h9p7----------------------------6--6--66--------------- 
A---------------7----9--9--8--7----5--6-----7--7/11---------------7h9p7--5h7p5-----7--7--7--77--------------- 
E--------------------7--7--6--5-------------0------------------------------------------9-----0--0--00--------------- 
                                  You can hear happiness walking down the street. 
 
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E--2--2------------5--5---------------5--6--7----7h9------------9----2------------5--5--------------5--6--7---------- 
     Footsteps dressed in red,                                                            and the wind whispers, Mary. 
 
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VERSE 2 
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D--9--9--8--7------------6--6--66-----5/6--5/6--4h6p4--6----9--9--99-----------7-------------------6--6--66------             
A--9--9--8--7----5--6----7--7--77----------------------7----9--9--99--------------7h9p7-----7--7--7--77------ 
E--7--7--6--5------------0--0--00----------------------0----7--7--77----7h9---------------9------0--0--00----- 
     A broom is drearily sweeping,                                          up the broken pieces of yesterdays life. 
 
 
 
 
 
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D--7--6--4h6p4--6----9--9--8--7-------------6-------------7h9p7----------------------------6--6--66--------------- 
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E--------------------7--7--6--5-------------0------------------------------------------9-----0--0--00--------------- 
                                  Somewhere a queen is weeping, 
 
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A--4--4------------7--7---------------5--6--7----------7h9p7--------4------------7--7--------------5--6--7----------- 
E--2--2------------5--5---------------5--6--7----7h9------------9----2------------5--5--------------5--6--7---------- 
      Somewhere a king has no wife,                                          and the wind cries,  Mary.                       
 
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SOLO 
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D-----------------------------------------------------9h11------------------------------------------------------------------ 
A--5/12--12-12---------------------------------------------------------------5/12--12-12------------------------------- 
E--5/12--12-12---------------------------------------------------------------5/12--12-12------------------------------- 
 
E--------------------------------------------------------12\5---------------------------------------------------------------- 
B--7h9p7----------------------------------------------12\5--7h9--7-----7h9p7----------------------------------------- 
G------------9--------7h9--7--7h9-------------------------------------9-----------9----------9h11---------------------- 
D---------------7h9-------------------7h9----------------------------------------------9h11----------9h11-------------- 
A------------------------------------------------5/12------------------------------------------------------------------------ 
E------------------------------------------------5/12------------------------------------------------------------------------ 
 
E--12--14\11--9h11--9-------9h11--11---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
B--14-----------------------12---------------------7-------------14b----------------------13----------------------------- 
G----------------------------------------------7/9------9--7--6--------------12-------12-------12----------------------- 
D--------------------------------------------------------------------------14-------14-----------------14------------------ 
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D-----------------------------------------------------------------2----------------------------------------------------------- 
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E------------------------------------------7h9-----9--7--5------0---------------------------------------------------------- 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VERSE 3 
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D--9--9--8--7-------------6--6--66----5/6--5/6--4h6p4--6----9----9--9--99-----------7------------------6--6--66------             
A--9--9--8--7----5--6----7--7--77---------------------------7----9--9--99--------------7h9p7-----7--7--7--77------ 
E--7--7--6--5-------------0--0--00--------------------------0----7--7--77----7h9---------------9------0--0--00----- 
     The traffic lights they turn all blue tomorrow,              and shine their emptiness down upon my bed. 
 
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D--7--6--4h6p4--6----9--9--8--7-------------6------------7h9p7----------------------------6--6--66--------------- 
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E-------------------------7--7--6--5-------------0------------------------------------------9-----0--0--00--------------- 
                                  A tiny island drifts downstream, 
 
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E--2--2------------5--5---------------5--6--7----7h9------------9----2------------5--5--------------5--6--7---------- 
     cos the life that lived, is dead,                                             and the wind it screams! Mary. 
 
VERSE 4 
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D--9--9--8--7-------------6--6--66----5/6--5/6--4h6p4--6----9--9--99-----------7------------------6--6--66------             
A--9--9--8--7----5--6----7--7--77--------------------------7----9--9--99--------------7h9p7-----7--7--7--77------ 
E--7--7--6--5-------------0--0--00--------------------------0----7--7--77----7h9---------------9------0--0--00----- 
     And will the wind ever remember                                 the names it has blown in the past? 
 
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D--7--6--4h6p4--6----9--9--8--7-------------6-------------7h9p7----------------------------6--6--66--------------- 
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E-------------------------7--7--6--5-------------0------------------------------------------9-----0--0--00--------------- 
                                  And with this crutch, this old age, and this wisdom. 
 
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A--4--4------------7--7---------------5--6--7----------7h9p7--------4------------7--7--------------5--6--7----------- 
E--2--2------------5--5---------------5--6--7----7h9------------9----2------------5--5--------------5--6--7---------- 
     It whispers no, this will be the last,                                      and the wind cries Mary. 
 
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D--7-----8-------9------------------------7-----8-------9-------9h11--9------------------------------------------------- 
A--7h9--8h10--9h11--12\5--5--6--7--7h9--8h10--9h11-------------12--11----------5--6--7---------7h9p7----- 
E-------------------------12\5--5--6--7-----------------------------------------------12\5--5--6--7--7h9------------9- 
 
 
 
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E--9\3--5--6--7--------------------------------------------0---------------------------------------------------------------- 
 
I usually end the song something like this but you can improvise as much as you want in most of Hendrix's music.
 Enjoy my hard rocking amigo's. 
 

		  

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