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Artist: The Decemberists
 Album: The Hazards Of Love
  Song: A Bower Scene

[http://www.indieguitartabs.com/bands/decemberists/a_bower_scene.html]

Tabbed by: marcov

Tuning: DADGBE
Chords:
D5  00xxxx
F5  33xxxx
G5  55xxxx
Bb5 x133xx or 88xxxx
C5  x355xx or (10)(10)xxxx


INTRO / FILL (Lead Guitar)

e|-----5-------3-------0----------|-----5-------7-------8-------7--|
B|-----------------------------3--|--------------------------------|
G|--5-------5-------5-------5-----|--5-------5-------5-------5-----|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


INTRO / FILL (Rhythm Guitar)

[D5] 16x


VERSE 1
[F5]                        [G5]               [D5]
"Thou unconsolable daughter" / said the sister
"When wilt thou trouble the water / in the cistern?
[Bb5]                         [C5] 
And what irascible black guard / is the father?"


CHORUS (Rhythm Guitar)

e|------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------|
D|--0--0--3b----0--0--5b----0--0--3b----0--0--5b--|


VERSE 2
[F5]                        [G5]               [D5]
And when young Margaret's waistline / grew wider
the fruit of her amorous entwine / inside her
[Bb5]                         [C5] 
And so our heroine withdraws / to the taiga