Keller Williams – Old Lady From Carlsbad tab

Keller Williams
(of String Cheese Incident)
www.scifidelity.com
"Old Lady from Carlsbad"
from the album "Laugh" (2002)
Transcribed by Adam Lawrence (AdamL84@nycap.rr.com)
Please email me if you have any suggestions/comments/corrections.
Keep in mind that I am a sax player by trade, guitar is not my strong suit!

This is a pretty straight-forward folk song using only the 
I, IV and V chords, key of F major. Emphasis is on the off-beats 
throughout the song.

---- = 1 beat
tempo = 120


Intro:

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Verse: Met an old lady from Carlsbad who got bit on the ankle by a spider F Bb C Swelled on up to about the size of her knee F C Carryin' clothes in a plastic bag and breathin' kinda heavy F Bb Havin' a hard day it was plain to see F C F Transition (just after previous "F" chord)
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She said "Somebody stole my shopping cart, it sittin' outside the door. Bb F I don't understand who could be so cruel!" F C She said "Karma is a serious thing and a force to be reckoned with, and, Bb F Bb Well, the whippersnapper that took it is a fool!" F C F Transition (just after previous "F" chord)
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And now I'm walkin' with an old lady down to the corner bus stop C F Talkin' 'bout Jesus and how her heart he won Bb F C Talkin' with an old lady down at the corner bus stop Bb F Bb She said "'Spect you a miracle for the deed you done!" F C F End (just after previous "F" chord)
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That's it! Enjoy! -And remember, "Karma is a serious thing and a force to be reckoned with!"
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