#PLEASE NOTE:  This file represents my impression of how Jonatha Brooke
plays this song from listening to the track on her 10-cent Wings CD.  
You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research.  
Please email me <marian@jmdl> if you have a different impression 
of how it should be played. # 

Because I Told You So
Words & Music by Jonatha Brooke

Transcribed by:  Marian <marian@jmdl.com>

Note:  This is not the tuning that Jonatha uses.  I worked out the song 
in this tuning before I learned that Jonatha uses a different one.

Tuning:  CFCEGC  capo 3rd fret
         C57435

VG-8 pitches:  -1 -1 0 1 -1 -1  (highest to lowest strings)

Intro:

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000100   020000    020 0h2 00     020000


Verse 1:

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If I gave you    

000 0h3 00
the sky

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If I laid down

000 0h3 00
my life

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would you

000 0h3 00       000100 
         be-     lieve me 

020000    020 0h2 00     020000
then?


002020   slide to 040040
If I              promised

000 0h3 00
to change

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If I              carried

000 0h3 00
the blame

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would             you

000 0h3 00      000100
be              lieve me 
 
020000    020 0h2 00     020000
then?


Chorus:

         000100        040040  
Could you see  it like me and

000100         040040  
believe what I see      could you  

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listen and remember that I love you 

000100        009700               007500 
only 'cause I told you    'cause I told you  

020000    020 0h1 00     020000
so 


Verse 2:

If you told me you lied
But I stayed true and tried
Would you believe me then?

If your beauty was gone
But my love lingered on
Would you believe me then?

Chorus:

Could you see it like me 
and believe what I see 
could you listen 
and remember that I love you 
only 'cause I told you
'cause I told you so 


Instrumental:

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Bridge:

020000  432040     044020  000100 020000
You     take the   wheel   for    now

432040  044020   000100  020000 

020000  432040   044020   020000   000100 
I'm     too      tired    to       drive this one 


007500   009700  007500  000100  020000
home     anyhow          for     now


Verse 3:

And when you mention my name
Let this one thing remain
My love
Believe me now


 1997 Dog Dream Music, ASCAP