Edwin Mccain - Letter To My Mother chords

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                    "Letter To My Mother" by Edwin McCain
                        From the album "Far From Over"
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Tabbed by: Aaron Field
Email: Oasis4U2NV@tampabay.rr.com


**Open D Tuning**


Chords used:  

D C#m6 C G Bm7 F#m7 Em7 A D Em7/11 F#m7/11 G/BbD |--0-----0-----0-----0----0----0-----0----0----0-----0--------0------0--|A |--0-----0-----0-----0----0----0-----0----0----0-----0--------0------0--|F#|--12----10----10----5----8----3-----1----7----0-----1--------3------1--|D |--0-----0-----0-----0----7----2-----0----0----0-----2--------4------0--|A |--0-----0-----0-----0----9----4-----0----0----0-----2--------4------1--|D |--12----11----10----5----9----4-----2----7----0-----0--------0------0--|
*Note: These may not be the actual chord names but they're pretty close Intro Riff:
D C#m6 C GD |--0---0----0--0--0--0---0----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---|A |--0---0----0--0--0--0---0----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---|F#|--12--12---12-12h13-12--12---10--10---10-10h12-10--10----10--10---10-10h12-10--10----5---|D |--0---0----0--0--0--0---0----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---|A |--0---0----0--0--0--0---0----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---0----0--0--0--0---0-----0---|D |--12--12---12-12-12-12--12---11--11---11-11-11-11--11----10--10---10-10-10-10--10----5---|
Intro: (Play Intro Riff) x2 Verse 1:
D C#m6Mama, how do I write the words to you
C GYou were the only one who loved me true
D C#m6But there's a woman that we don't even know
C GShe gave me life, then you gave me a home
Chorus 1:
Bm7I love you, Mama
F#m7But I want to tell her too
Em7 G A (Repeat Intro Riff)Is that her little boy still loves you
Verse 2:
D C#m6I close my eyes, does she look like me
C GDoes she need my help, is she cold on the street
D C#m6Or am I forgotten like a bad childhood dream
C GA B-movie actor on the black and white screen
Chorus 2:
Bm7I love you, Mama
F#m7But I want to tell her too
Em7 G A DIs that her little boy still loves you
Em7 G A DIs that her little boy still loves you
Bridge:
Em7/11 F#m7/11 Could I have seen her, I'll never know
Em7/11 F#m7/11Maybe she's always been there watching me grow
Em7/11 F#m7/11I wanted to tell her how grateful I am
G G/BbFor giving me life, I've done the best that I can
Solo: (Repeat Intro Riff) then
D C#m6 Ohhhh ohhhhh
C GOhhhh yeah
Chorus 3:
Bm7I love you, Mama
F#m7But I want to tell her too
Em7 G A DIs that her little boy still loves you
Em7 G A DHer little boy still loves you
Outro: Em7 - G - A - D
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