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Imagine A Man – guitar tab

Imagine A Man | guitar tab
By The Who
>From The Who By Numbers, 1975
Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes, Inc. 

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
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transcribed by         1998-05-19          Whotabs                    
litgo@aol.com      rev 2000-04-07          www.thewho.net/whotabs     
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Tune down 1 1/2 steps and drop lowest string add'l step: B F# B E G# C#

B        (0)x0232          
B7        xx0535 and (B7sus2) xx0530
E/B       xx0433 and (E6/B)   xx0430
Em/B      xx0333 and (Em6/B)  xx0330
A         x32010           
C#m       x20003           
D#m       xx4222           
E         xx0033           
Bmaj7     xx0655           

|B       |B7sus2  |E/B     |Em/B     |
|---2----|---0----|---3----|---3---3-|
|--3--3--|--3--3--|--3--3--|--3-3----|
|-2----2-|-5----5-|-4----4-|-3---3---|
|0------0|0------0|0------0|0-----0--|
|--------|--------|--------|---------|
|--------|--------|--------|---------|

|B       |B7      |E/B       |Em6/B    |
                                    (I-)
|---2----|---5----|-----3----|---0-----|
|--3--3--|--3--3--|----3--3--|--3------|
|-2----2-|-5----5-|-5\4----4-|-3---3---|
|-------0|0------0|0--------0|0-----0-0|
|--------|--------|----------|---------|
|0-------|--------|----------|---------|

|B            |B7
Imagine a man        
     |E/B          |Em/B
Not a child of any revolt
                    |B          |B7sus2  |E6/B   |Em6/B   |
But a plain man tied up in life

|B              |B7
Imagine the sand
       |E/B           |Em/B
Running out as he struts
                     |B          |B7sus2  |E6/B   |Em6/B   |
Parading and fading, ignoring his wife

Imagine a road
So long looking backwards
You can't see where it really began

Imagine a load
So large and so smooth
That against it a man is an ant

[chorus]
   |A  |B   |C#m|D#m|E   |   |   |
And you will see the end
|E               |B    |E/B B   |B Bmaj7 |Bmaj7 E/B   |B     |     |
 You will see the end                                           (I-)
                 |2----|3---2---|--5-----|------3-----|2-----|-----|
                 |3----|3---3---|3-5-----|------3-----|3-----|-----|
                 |2----|4---2---|2-6-----|6-----4-----|2-----|-----|
                 |0----|0---0---|0-------|0-----0-----|0-----|-----|
                 |-----|--------|--------|------------|------|-----|
                 |-----|--------|--------|------------|------|-----|

Imagine events
That occur everyday
Like a shooting or raping or a simple act of deceit

Imagine a fence
Around you as high as prudential
Cast in shadows, you can't see your feet

Imagine a girl
With long flowing hair
And the body of chalky perfection and truth

Imagine a past
That you wish you had lived
Full of heroes and villains and fools

[repeat chorus]
   |A  |B   |C#m|D#m|E   |   |   |
And you will see the end
E               |B    |E/B B   |E/B B   |E/B B   |
You will see the end
   |A   B   |C#m D#m|E   |   |   |
And you will see the end
E               |B      |E/B B   |B Bmaj7 |Bmaj7 E/B   |B    |    |
You will see the end, oh yeah

Imagine a man
Not a child of any revolt
But a man of today feeling new

Imagine a soul
So old it is broken
And you know your invention is you

[repeat chorus]

And you will see the end
You will see the end
You will see the end
You will see the end, oh yeah

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litgo@aol.com

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

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