The below tab has a mistake: The “mouth full of anger” line should go B-D#m-E-B, not B-F#-E-B. I am also very unsure of the correct octaves to put things in… — Josh H. 2009/05/03 03:04
Standard Bitter Love Song #8 from the Mountain Goats album: Taking The Dative (or Ghana) written by John Darnielle tab by Russ Sweetser (email@example.com) EDIT: The guy who originally posted this made a few mistakes. Here's the corrected version. - somerandomguy B: 7 9 9 8 7 7 E: X 7 9 9 9 7 A: 5 7 7 6 5 5 F#1: 2 4 4 3 2 2 F#2: X 9 11 11 11 9 (Note the two different F#'s used, one an octave higher than the other.) B - B B A F#1 B I went down to Lloyd Center looking for you. B F#1 E B but a mouth full of anger blocked my view. B F#2 B E he took your hand there in the skating rink. B F#2 E B god will give him blood to drink. B A saw the two of you leaving. F#1 B I didn't want to follow behind. B F#1 but I could see the rest of your evening, E B burning in my mind. B F#2 B E the sky's black. the moon's pink. B F#2 E B god will give him blood to drink. B A F#1 B I looked over the railing. ice was white B F#1 on the northeast side where I saw you and your boyfriend E B on a friday night. B F#2 B E I went mining for gold. I struck pure, fresh zinc. B F#2 E B god, god will give him blood to drink. B A F#1 B hey, hey, hey.