Tablature Father and son – Cat Stevens

Father and son – Cat Stevens

Rythmique : B B BH

Tempo : ~ 136

Intro :

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G – C/G X 4

e|-3—3–3–3———3—–5————|

B|-0—0–0–0h1————————–|

G|-0—0–0–0—–3s5—-5—————|

D|-0—0–0–0h2————————–| X 4

A|-x—x–x–x—————————-|

E|-3—3–3–3—————————-|

Couplet 1:

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G D/F# C Am7

It’s not time to make a change, just relax and take it easy

G Em Am D/F#

You’re still young that’s your fault. There’s so much you have to know

G D/F# C Am7

Find a girl, settle down, if you want to, you can marry

G Em Am D/F#

Look at me, I am old, but I’m happy

Couplet 2:

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G D/F# C Am7

I was once like you are now, and I know that its not easy

G Em Am D/F#

to be calm, when you’ve found something going on

G D/F# C Am7

But take your time, think a lot, why think of everything you’ve got

G Em D/F# (G C/G) X 2

For you will still be here tomorrow, but your dreams may not

Refrain :

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G Bm C Am7

How can I try to explain? when I do he turns away again

G Em Am D/F#

it’s always been the same, same old story

G Bm C Am7

From the moment I could talk I was ordered to listen

G Em D G

now there’s a way and I know I have to go away

D C (G C/G) X 2

and I know I have to go

Pont:

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G – D/F# – C – Am7

G – Em – Am – D/F#

G – D/F# – C – Am7

G – Em – D – G

D – C – (G – C/G) X 2

Couplet 3:

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G D/F# C Am7

It’s not time to make a change, just sit down and take it slowly

G Em

You’re still young that’s your fault.

Am D/F#

There’s so much you have to go through

G D/F# C Am7

Find a girl, settle down, if you want to, you can marry

G Em Am C D/F#

Look at me, I am old, but I’m happy

Refrain:

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G Bm C Am7

All the times that I cried, keeping all the things I knew inside

G Em Am D/F#

It’s hard, but it’s harder to ignore it

G Bm C Am7

If they were right, I’d agree, but it’s them they know, not me

G Em D G

Now there’s a way, and I know that I have to go away

D C G

I know I have to go