Greg Lake – I Believe In Father Christmas tab ver. 2

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			          I Believe In Father Christmas - Greg Lake
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Tabbed by: siskny

Drop D Tuning


Intro:

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{NOTE: This measure gets only a 3 count}
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Verse 1: G D Dsus2 D
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They said there'll be snow at Christmas They said there'll be peace on earth But instead it just kept on raining A veil of tears for the virgin birth C G D Dsus2 D
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I remember one Christmas morning The winter's light and a distant choir D A G D
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The peal of a bell and the Christmas tree smell D G6 D
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And eyes full of tinsel and fire Solo 1: Repeat solo 1 over intro. D G Dsus2 D G D A
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G6 D G D G6 A D
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Verse 2: They sold me a dream of Christmas They sold me a silent night And they told me a fairy story* 'till I believed in the israelite And I believed in father Christmas And I looked at the sky with excited eyes 'till I woke with a yawn in the first light of dawn And I saw him and through his disguise Solo 2: Repeat solo 1 over solo 2 and intro.
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Verse 3: I wish you a hopeful Christmas I wish you a brave new year All anguish pain and sadness Leave your heart, let your road be clear They said there'll be snow at Christmas They said there'll be peace on earth Hallelujah noel be it heaven or hell The Christmas you get you deserve Outro: Repeat solo 1 twice. * Harmonics in the second verse:
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************************************ | / slide up | \ slide down | h hammer-on | p pull-off | ~ vibrato | + harmonic | <> harmonic | x Mute note | b Bend | pb Pre-bend | br Bend release | pbr Pre-bend release | brb Bend release bend ************************************
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