Hanker – On The Verge Of Tears tab

Song:  On The Verge Of Tears
Band:  HANKER
Album: Snakes And Ladders (2000)

Tabbed by Pierre Begin (webmaster@hankermetal.com)
          Gilles Labbe (glabbe@hankermetal.com)
          Steve Begin  (sbegin@hankermetal.com)
          (With a little help from Pascal Cliche!)


(All guitars tuned down 1/2 step)

                                          
Riff A: Eb |----------------------------------------------|Bb |----------------------------------------------|Gb |--2----------2----------5----------2----------|Db |--2----------2----------5----------2----------|Ab |--0-------2--0-------2--3----2-----0----2-----|Eb |-------4----------3-------------4----------4--|
Eb |----------------------------------------------|Bb |----------------------------------------------|Gb |--2----------2----------5----------2----------|Db |--2----------2----------5----------2----------|Ab |--0-------2--0-------2--3----2-----0----------|Eb |-------4----------3-------------4-------4--0--|
| |Eb |----------------------------------------------|Bb |----------------------------------------------|Gb |----------------------------------------------|Db |--5----4--7--5----4--7--9----7--4--5----4-----|Ab |-------------------------------------------6--|Eb |----------------------------------------------|
Riff B:Eb |-----------------------------------------|Bb |-----------------------------------------|Gb |o---------------------------------------o|Db |o---7-10-7---9-12-9---10-14-10---9-12-9-o|Ab |--0--------0--------0----------0---------|Eb |-----------------------------------------|
Riff C:Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Bb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Gb |o-------5-9--5-|-------7-10-7--|-------9--12-9-|-------7-10-7-o|Db |o--------------|---------------|---------------|--------------o|Ab |--0-0-0--------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
| PM___| | PM___| | PM___| | PM___| | | | | | |Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Bb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Gb |o--------------|---------------|---------------|--------------o|Db |o-------7-10-7-|-------9-12-9--|-------10-14-10|-------9-12-9-o|Ab |--0-0-0--------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------| PM___| PM___| PM___| PM___|
Verse: 1. He was your life long friend, become a memory 2. He watched you climb the stairs, wishing he could be thereEb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Bb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Gb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Db |-2-----------|-2-----------|-9-----------|-2----------------5-3-|Ab |-0-000000...-|-0-000000...-|-7-777777...-|-0-000000...--3-2-----|Eb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------| PM_______| PM_______| PM_______| PM_______|
1. Remember your ally, remember who betrayed 2. Remembering the past, longing for it at lastEb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Bb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Gb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Db |-2-----------|-2-----------|-9-----------|-2--------------------|Ab |-0-000000...-|-0-000000...-|-7-777777...-|-0-000000...--3-2-----|Eb |-------------|-------------|-------------|------------------4-1-| PM_______| PM_______| PM_______| PM_______|
Bridge: You think you've been so trueEb |------------------------------------------------|Bb |------------------------------------------------|Gb |------------------------------------------------|Db |------------------------------------------------|Ab |----------------------------------------------3-|Eb |-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0----4-1-0---| PM_________________________________|
No regrets, no regretsEb |------------------------------------------------------------------|Bb |------------------------------------------------------------------|Gb |------------------------------------------------------------------|Db |------------------------------------------------------------------|Ab |-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--3-2-----|Eb |--------------------------------------------------------------4-1-| PM_____________________________________________________|
Be honest with yourselfEb |------------------------------------------------|Bb |------------------------------------------------|Gb |------------------------------------------------|Db |------------------------------------------------|Ab |----------------------------------------------3-|Eb |-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0----4-1-0---| PM_________________________________|
No time for lying tears, no time forEb |------------------------------------------------|Bb |------------------------------------------------|Gb |-2---------5--------7---------------------------|Db |-2---------5--------7---------2---------7-------|Ab |-0---------3--------5---------2---------7-------|Eb |------------------------------0---------4-------|
Riff C (one time only) Verse 2: same as Verse 1
Riff D:Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Bb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Gb |o-------5-9--5-|-------4-7-4---|-------5--9--5-|-7------5-----o|Db |o--------------|---------------|---------------|----9------7--o|Ab |--0-0-0--------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|---------------|Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
| PM___| | PM___| | PM___| | | | | | | |Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Bb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|Gb |o--------------|---------------|---------------|--------------o|Db |o-------7-10-7-|-------6-9-6---|-------7--10-7-|-9------7-----o|Ab |--0-0-0--------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|----11-----8---|Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------| PM___| PM___| PM___|
Eb |---------------|Bb |---------------|Gb |---------------|Db |--0--3--0------|Ab |---------------|Eb |-----------0---|
| |Eb |---------------|Bb |---------------|Gb |---------------|Db |---------------|Ab |--2--5--2------|Eb |-----------0---|
Chorus: Wake up! Behold you are trapped! On the verge of tearsEb |--------------------------------------------------------------------|Bb |--------------------------------------------------------------------|Gb |--------------------------------------------------------------------|Db |-----------------------2---------------------------2(gtr 1)---------|Ab |-3-2-------------3--2--0--6--3-2-------------3--2--3(gtr 2)-2(gtr 1)|Eb |-1-0-000000...---1--0-----4--1-0-000000...---1--0-----------4(gtr 2)| PM_______| PM_______|
You're so vain Eb |--------------------------|-------------------------| Bb |--------------------------|-------------------------|Gb |o-------------------------|-------------------------|Db |o-------------------------|-------------------------|Ab |--3-0-0-3-0-0-3-0-0-3-0-0-|-2-0-0-2-0-0-2-0-0-2-0-0-|Eb |--------------------------|-------------------------| PM_______________________________________________|
Eb |--------------------------|---------------| Bb |--------------------------|---------------|Gb |--------------------------|---------------|Db |--------------------------|---------------|Ab |--3-0-0-3-0-0-3-0-0-3-0-0-|-2-0-0-2-0-0-5-|Eb |--------------------------|-------------3-| PM___________________________________|
You're so lameEb |-------------------|Bb |-------------------|Gb |------------------o|Db |-5-----2----------o|Ab |-3--2--0--3-2------|Eb |----0---------4-1--|
Solo Patrick:Eb |---------------------------------|--------------------------12b(13)|Bb |---------------------------------|----------------------8-10-------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------7-9-10------------|Db |-(2 notes harmonics)---7---------|--------7-8-10-------------------|Ab |---------------------------------|-7-8-10--------------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | |Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Bb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Ab |-2-------------------------------|-2-------------------------------|Eb |-0-000000...---------------------|-0-000000...---------------------| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |---------------------------------|-14b(15)----14b(15)-----12-------|Bb |-10------12b(13)------10---------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Ab |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | |Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Bb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |-2-------------------------------|-2-------------------------------|Ab |-0-000000...---------------------|-0-000000...-------------3-2-----|Eb |---------------------------------|-----------------------------4-1-| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |-17-13-0-16-13-0--|16H17-16-16---------------------------------------------|Bb |-(repeat x times)-|-------18-18-17-18-17-15-17-15-15---------------------17|Gb |------------------|-----------------------------17-17-16-17-16-14-14H15H17-|Db |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|Ab |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|Eb |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|
| | |Eb |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|Bb |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|Gb |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|Db |------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|Ab |-2----------------|-2------------------------------------------------------|Eb |-0-000000...------|-0-000000...--------------------------------------------| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|Bb |----------------|----------------|-16b(17)-16b(17)-|----------------|Gb |-15-15H17P15----|-12-12H14P12----|-----------------|-14---15---17---|Db |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|Ab |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|Eb |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|
| | | | |Eb |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|Bb |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|Gb |----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|Db |-2--------------|----------------|-5---------------|----------------|Ab |-0--------------|-5--------------|-3---------------|-2--------------|Eb |----------------|-3--------------|-----------------|-0--------------|
Solo Pascal: Let's go!Eb |-0-5H8P5P0--...----12P0-10P0-8P0-|-0-5H8P5P0--...----12P0-10P0-7P0-|Bb |-(repeat 3 times)----------------|-(repeat 3 times)----------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Ab |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | |Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Bb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |-2-------------------------------|-2-------------------------------|Ab |-0-000000...---------------------|-0-000000...---------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |-0-4H7P4P0--...------------------|-0-5H8P5P0--0-5H8P5P0------------|Bb |-(repeat 3 times)----------------|-----------------------------8-6-|Gb |---------------------------------|-------------------------5-4-----|Db |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Ab |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | |Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Bb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|-2---------------------------5-3-|Ab |-2-------------------------------|-0-000000...-------------3-2-----|Eb |-0-000000...---------------------|---------------------------------| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |-8P7P5-...-----------------------|---------------17-19-20-22-20-19-|Bb |-(repeat 8 times)----------------|-8B(10)-8B(10)-------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Ab |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | |Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Bb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |-2-------------------------------|-2-------------------------------|Ab |-0-000000...---------------------|-0-000000...---------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |-----22B(24)--19H22-19H22-19H22--|-15B(17)--15B(17)----20-19-16----|Bb |-17-----------(repeat 3 times)---|------------------------------17-|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Ab |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | |Eb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Bb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Gb |---------------------------------|---------------------------------|Db |---------------------------------|-2-------------------------------|Ab |-2-------------------------------|-0-000000...---------3--2--------|Eb |-0-000000...---------------------|---------------------------4--0--| PM_______| PM_______|
Eb |-------20-19-16----------12H13P12----------------------------------|Bb |-18-20----------12H13P12----------13----12H13-12---10H12-10--------|Gb |-------------------------------------------------------------------|Db |-------------------------------------------------------------------|Ab |-------------------------------------------------------------------|Eb |-------------------------------------------------------------------|
| |Eb |-------------------------------------------------------------------|Bb |-------------------------------------------------------------------|Gb |----------------------------------2--------------------------------|Db |-------------------------2H3P2----2--------------------------------|Ab |-------3--2-----2H3P2-------------0--------------------------------|Eb |-1--3--------4-----------------------------------------------------|
Interlude: Let sleeping dogs lie! (second time)Eb |----------------------|--------------------|Bb |------------8---------|--------------------|Gb |o---------------10--9-|----9--7-----------o|Db |o--7--9--10-----------|-6--------10-------o|Ab |----------------------|--------------------|Eb |----------------------|--------------------|
| (all notes with pedal volume) | | | |Eb |----------------------|--------------------|Bb |----------------------|--------------------|Gb |o---------------------|-------------------o|Db |o---------------------|-------------------o|Ab |--000000...-----------|----------000000...-|Eb |----------------------|-000000...----------| PM_______| PM________________|
Eb |-----------|Bb |-----------|Gb |-----------|Db |--5-4------|Ab |--3-2-5-3--|Eb |------3-1--|
Verse 3: 3. You were a life long friend, become a friend of spiteEb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Bb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Gb |-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------------|Db |-2-----------|-2-----------|-9-----------|-2------------5-4-----|Ab |-0-000000...-|-0-000000...-|-7-777777...-|-0-000000...--3-2-5-3-|Eb |-------------|-------------|-------------|------------------3-1-| PM_______| PM_______| PM_______| PM_______|
3. Your forsook your ally, it's now time forEb |-------------|-------------|-------------|Bb |-------------|-------------|-------------|Gb |-------------|-------------|-------------|Db |-2-----------|-2-----------|-------------|Ab |-0-000000...-|-0-000000...-|--2----6-----|Eb |-------------|-------------|--0----4-----| PM_______| PM_______|
Repeat Riff D (with lyrics: for lying tears)
Repeat Chorus You're lameEb |---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|Bb |---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|Gb |o-------5-9--5-|-------4-7-4---|-------5--9--5-|-4-4-4-5-5-5-7-7-7-4-o|Db |o--------------|---------------|---------------|---------------------o|Ab |--0-0-0--------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|----------------------|Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|
| PM___| | PM___| | PM___| | PM_________________| | | | | | |Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|Bb |---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|Gb |o--------------|---------------|---------------|---------------------o|Db |o-------7-10-7-|-------6-9-6---|-------7--10-7-|-6-6-6-7-7-7-9-9-9-6-o|Ab |--0-0-0--------|-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0---------|----------------------|Eb |---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------| PM___| PM___| PM___| PM_________________|
OUTRO: Remember the, remember the Remember the, remember the past! Repeat 4 timesEb |-----------------------------| |-----|Bb |-----------------------------| |-----|Gb |o---------------------------o| |--2--|Db |o---------------------------o| |--2--|Ab |-----------------------------| |--0--|Eb |---4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0-4-1-0---| |-----| PM_____________________|
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