Clapton Eric – My Fathers Eyes tab ver. 2

e: Mon, 30 Mar 1998 23:35:10 +0100
From: John Hellbom 
Subject: c/clapton_eric/my_fathers_eyes.tab


My father's eyes - Eric Clapton

Music & text Eric Clapton
Album: Pilgrim (1998)

Transcribed by John.H (jhellbom@hotmail.com)

INTRO:

vibr.....................................................................e -------------------------------------------------------------------------b ------5-------5-4--5/7-5---------------5-------5-4--5/7-5----------------g -1--4-----------------------------1--4--------------------4--2-----------d ---------------------------------------------------------------6--4------A --------------------------------------------------------------------7--6-E -------------------------------------------------------------------------
e -------------------------------------------------------------------------b ----------5-p-4--5-5----9--7-p-5---------5-p-4--5-5----------------------g -4---/-6---------------------------6-\-4---------------4-p-6-7--4-p-6-7--d -------------------------------------------------------------------------A -------------------------------------------------------------------------E -------------------------------------------------------------------------
e --------------|b --------------|g -6--4--6--/-8-|d --------------|A --------------|E --------------|
VERSE 1: [B] Sailing down behind [F#] the sun [B] [C#m] Waiting for [C#m7] my [F#] prince to come [B] [B] Praying [C#m7]for the [F#] healing rain [B] [C#m] To restore [Bm7] my soul [F#m] again [E] (Fill 1)
FILL 1:e -------------|b --------5-5--|g -1-/-4-------|d -------------|A -------------|E -------------|
(Gtr.2 plays intro, with a few minor changes) [E] Just a tour[A]ride, on [C#m] the run [B] [E] How did I [A] get here, what [C#m] have I done [B] [E] When will [A] all my hopes [C#m] arise [B] [E] And how will I [A] know him, [C#m] when I look in [B] my father's eyes [E] CHORUS: [E] Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [C#m] When I look in [B] my father's eyes[E] [E]Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [Bm7] [A] [E] [F#m] [B] VERSE 2: [B] Then the light begins [F#] to shine [B] [C#m] And I hear those [C#m7] ancient [F#] lullabyes [B] [B] And as I [C#m7] watch the [F#] seedling grow, [B] [C#m] I feel my heart [Bm7] start to [F#m] overflow [E] (Fill 2)
FILL 2:e -4----2-p-0---|b ------------2-|g --------------|d --------------|A --------------|E --------------|
[E] Where do I [A] find [C#m] the words to say [B] [E] And how do I [A] teach him, what [C#m] do we play [B] [E] Bit by [A] bit, [C#m] I realize [B] [E] That's when I [A] need them, [C#m] That's when I need [B] my father's eyes [E] CHORUS: [E] Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [C#m] That's when I need [B] my father's eyes[E] [E]Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [Bm7] [A] [E] [F#m] [B] BRIDGE:
let ringe -7---------9----------------------7--5----5-------12-p-11-12-12--11--11-b -------------5--5----9---9-p-7\5-------9-----5--------------------------g ------------------------------------------------------------------------d ------------------------------------------------------------------------A ------------------------------------------------------------------------E ------------------------------------------------------------------------
SOLO:
Gtr.1e ---------12----12--11--12--12--12-11-12-p-14-12--12-p-11-12-12----------b -9---12-----------------------------------------------------------------g ------------------------------------------------------------------------d ------------------------------------------------------------------------A ------------------------------------------------------------------------E ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Gtr.2e -------------------------------16b--14-p-12--12-------------------------b ------------------------------------------------------------------------g ------------------------------------------------------------------------d ------------------------------------------------------------------------A ------------------------------------------------------------------------E ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Gtr.1e ------------------------------------------------------------------------b --12---10---------------------------------------------------------------g -----------13---11------------------------------------------------------d --------------------14---11--14/16--------------------------------------A ------------------------------------------------------------------------E ------------------------------------------------------------------------
VERSE 3: [B] When the jagged edge [F#] appears [B] [C#m] Through the [C#m7] distant [F#] clouds of tears [B] [B] And, I'm like a bridge [C#m7] that was [F#] washed away [B] [C#m] My foundations were [Bm7] made of [F#m] clay [E] (Fill 2)
FILL 2: vibr...........e -1-----/-----4-|b ---------------|g ---------------|d ---------------|A ---------------|E ---------------|
[E] And as my [A] soul [C#m] slides down to die [B] [E] How could I [A] lose him, what [C#m] did I try [B] [E] Bit by [A] bit, [C#m] I realize [B] [E] That he was here [A] with me, [C#m] and I looked into [B] my father's eyes [E] CHORUS: [E] Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [C#m] I looked into [B] my father's eyes[E] [E]Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [C#m] [B] my father's eyes [E] Look into [A] my father's [C#m] eyes [B] My father's eyes [E] [A] [C#m] I looked into [B] my father's eyes[E]* *Fade out I decided to post this tab, when I saw the other tab of "My father?s eyes". I hope you?ll think this one is better. It was hard to transcribe it, but if you think it?s hard to play, follow my ordinary advice. "-If you got the cd, listen to the song, and play!" Enjoy! John.H (Visit http://user.tninet.se/~jax696n/ for more clapton tabs) 23:14 1998-03-30
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