Steel Train – Turnpike Ghost Acoustic tab

This band from New Jersey toured with Tegan and Sara who also did a cover of this song, enjoy!

Artist: Steel Train
Song: Turnpike Ghost (Acoustic)
Album: Single
Tuning: Standard

Symbols
(t) = tap strings
\ = slide up
x = mute strings

Intro

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Verse 1
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I want to live like I did back then With the stars in my eyes And the blood from the heart of a pen With my hood pulled up In the light of the night I was smoke in the bed Like a ghost white light On the turnpike
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You didn't lift my world off me But you said to let it go So I did, now I see That my friends are gonna leave me If they don't believe that they can save me Refrain
e |-----0------|B |-----0------|G |-----1------|D |-----2------|A |-----2------| E |-----0------|
You don't have to live like that You don't have to live like that Chorus
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Like a bolt of lightning Your stoplight moves on And you wake up crying What's going on What's going on
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I'm waking up tired No god has appeared I never ever really Felt real faith in your fear Refrain Interlude
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Verse 2 I'm so sorry for the things I said For the light of me died When a part of her did
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e |--x-----7-----6----|B |--x-----7-----6----|G |--x-----8-----7----|D |--7-----9-----8----|A |--x-----9-----8----| E |--8-----7-----6----|
Like a dream, it's a fear And it won't carry out I'm living easy Nightmare plant a seed In the garden of doubt
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You didn't lift my world off me But you said to let it go So I did, now I see That my friends are gonna leave me If they don't believe that they can save me Refrain Chorus Outro
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Let me wash it away Let me wash it away You never ever really Felt real faith in your fear Refrain End on...
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