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Once Upon A Time guitar chords

Song:    Once Upon A Time (as performed live)
 Release: Adore
 Artist:  The Smashing Pumpkins
 Authors: 1. Craig Newnes 
          2. Michael Ries 
 Tuning:  standard


Chord Fingerings: 

   Dsus2/A  G  Dsus2/F#  Em  Bm  A   Dsus2 
E| 0        3  0         0   2   0   0 
B| 3        3  3         0   3   2   3 
G| 2        0  2         0   4   2   2 
D| 0        0  0         2   4   2   0 
A| 0        2 (0)        2   2   0   x 
E| x        3  2         0   x   x   x 
  

|Dsus2/A   G |Dsus2/F# | 
|Dsus2/A   G |Dsus2/F# | 

Dsus2/A G   Dsus2/F# 
Mother  I'm tired 
     Dsus2/A   G  Dsus2/F# 
come surrender my song 
Dsus2/A             G  Dsus2/F# 
time has ravaged on my soul 
   Dsus2/A                  G Dsus2/F# 
no plans to leave but still I go 

Em                Bm 
Falling without a reason 
Em                  Bm 
I go falling out of sleep 
A            Dsus2  Dsus2/F# 
to the last goodbyes 
    Em    Dsus2/A  G  Dsus/F# 
who cares why 

Dsus2/A G    Dsus2/F# 
Mother  I've tried 
Dsus2/A G  Dsus2/F# 
wasting my life 
Dsus2/A            G Dsus2/F# 
I haven't given up I lied 
   Dsus2/A              G  Dsus2/F# 
to make you so proud in my eyes 

Em             Bm 
Falling out of sleep 
Em            Bm 
crawling over me 
A           Dsus2   Dsus2/F# 
to the last goodbyes 
    Em    Dsus2/A  Em 
who cares why 

Bm        Em       A 
Tuesday's come and gone 
Bm       Em      A 
restless still I drive 
Bm     Em           Dsus2/A  G  Dsus2/F# 
try to leave it all behind 

Em             Bm 
Falling out of sleep 
Em              Bm 
falling without need 
     Em            Bm 
I go crawling over me 

Dsus2/A             G  Dsus2/F# 
Once upon a time in my life 
Dsus2/A             G  Dsus2/F# 
Once upon a time in my life 
Dsus2/A             G  Dsus2/F# 
Once upon a time in my life 
Dsus2/A             G  Dsus2/F# 
Once upon a time in my life 

          Dsus2    G Dsus2/F# 
I've been falling 
Dsus2/A  G Dsus2/F# 
falling 

|Dsus2  G |Dsus2/F# | 

Dsus2/A  G        Dsus2/F# 
Mother I miss you so 
     Dsus2/A   G  Dsus2/F# 
come surrender my song 
Dsus2/A             G  Dsus2/F# 
time has ravaged on my soul 
   Dsus2/A               G     Dsus2/F# 
to kill a mother's tears grown cold


version 2
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Tabbed by Michael Ries 

Beautiful acoustic song,fairly simple.
There is some fingerpicking on one of the guitars 
but it is really simple it is just an pregiation 
up and down the neck. 


Chords Used
-----------
  Dsus2 G D/F# Bm Em A
E 0      3 x     2    0  0
B 3      0 0    3    0  2
G 2      0 2     4    0  2
D 0      0 0     4    2  2
A 0      2 0     2    2  0
E x      3 2     x    0   x

INTRO
Dsus2-G-D/F#-Dsus2-G-D/F#

VERSE
Dsus2  G   D/F#
Mother I'm tired
Dsus2          G  D/F#
come surrender my son
Dsus2               G  D/F#
time has ravaged on my soul
Dsus2                       G D/F#
no plans to leave but still I go

CHORUS
Em               Bm
Fallin' with the leaves
Em             Bm    A
fallin' out of sleep
A           G   D/F# 
to the last goodbyes
Em        Dsus2
who cares why? 

Dsus2-G-D/F#

VERSE
Dsus2  G    D/F#
Mother I've tried
Dsus2   G  D/F# 
wasting my life
Dsus2               G D/F#
I haven't given up, I lie
Dsus2                   G  D/F#
to make you so proud in my eyes


CHORUS
Em             Bm
Fallin' out of sleep
Em            Bm  A
crawlin' over me
A           G  D/F# 
to the last goodbyes
Em        Dsus2  D/F#
who cares why?

BRIDGE
Bm       Em       A
Tuesdays come and gone
Bm       Em       A
restless still I drive
Bm     Em           A      D/F#
try to leave it all behind

CHORUS
Em             Bm
fallin' out of sleep
Em              Bm
Fallin with the leaves
Em                A
I go crawlin over me
Dsus2
Once upon a time in my life
Dsus2
Once upon a time in my life
Dsus2
Once upon a time in my life
Dsus2
Once upon a time in my life
Dsus2      G  D/F#
I went falling
Dsus2      G  D/F#
I went falling

Dsus2-G-D/F#

VERSE
Dsus2    G        D/F#
Mother I hope you know
Dsus2           G  D/F#
that I miss you so
Dsus2               G  D/F#
time has ravaged on my soul
Dsus2                  G     D/F#
to wipe a mothers tear grown cold

end on Dsus2

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