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Leaving Here – guitar tab

Leaving Here | guitar tab
By the High Numbers (Previous name of The Who), 1964
>Version 1: As the High Numbers, 1964, appears on Who's Missing, 1985
>Version 2: As The Who, 1964; appears on Odds&Sods (reissue), 1998
Written by Eddie Holland Jr., Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland (c)1964 Stone Agate Music

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Original transcription by Lucas Bleicher (bleicher@who.net)
Previous update by litgo@aol.com and Gary Leeke
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transcribed by                             Whotabs                    
litgo@aol.com          2001-05-28          www.thewho.net/whotabs     
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Tune down 1/2 step to Eb Ab Db F# Bb Eb
Note: leads are approximate

[intro; Who's Missing version]
 A5|D5 F5  G5|     D5 A5|D5 F5  G5|      D5 A5|D5 F5  G5|      G5 F5 D5|
---|---------|----------|---------|-----------|---------|--------------|
---|---------|----------|---------|-----------|---------|--------------|
---|---------|----------|---------|-----------|---------|------12-10---|
---|---10-/12|12-12-7---|---10-/12|-12-12-7---|---10-/12|------12-10-12|
---|5--8--/10|10-10-5---|5--8--/10|-10-10-5-7/|12-8--/10|------10-8--12|
-5-|---------|--------5/|---------|---------5/|10-------|------------10|

[intro; Odds&Sods version]
  A5|D5 F5  G5|     D5 A5 |D5 F5  G5|     D5 A5|D5 F5  G5|      D  C  G |
----|---------|-----------|---------|----------|---------|--------------|
----|---------|-----------|---------|----------|---------|--------------|
----|---------|-----------|---------|----------|---------|------------12|
----|---10-/12|12-12-7----|---10-/12|12-12-7---|---10-/12|12----12-10-12|
-7/-|12-8--/10|10-10-5-7/-|12-8--/10|10-10-5-7-|12-8--/10|10----12-10-10|
-5/-|10-------|--------5/-|10-------|--------5-|10-------|------10-8--10|

[Main pattern]
|D     G        |D     G        |D     G        |D           |
|---------------|---------------|---------------|------------|
|10-10-12-12-12-|10-10-12-12-12-|10-10-12-12-12-|10-10-10-10-|
|11-11-12-12-12-|11-11-12-12-12-|11-11-12-12-12-|11-11-11-11-|
|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|------------|
|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12-12-12-|

|D     D7    G  |D     D7    G  |D     D7    G  |D     F5 G5 |
|---------------|---------------|---------------|------------|
|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-------|
|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-10-12-|
|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-10-12-|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|------8--10-|
|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12-------|

                                    A5|D5 F5  G5|     D5  |
Hey, fellas, have you heard the news?          
                                   ---|---------|---------|
                                   ---|---------|---------|
                                   ---|---10--12|-12------|
                                   ---|12-10--12|-12-12---|
                                   7/-|12-8---10|-10-12---|
                                   5/-|10-------|----10---|

Yeah, the women in this town have been misused 
Yeah, I seen it all in my dreams last night
Girls leaving this town 'cause you don't treat 'em right

[Chorus; main pattern]
Oh, take a train (take a train) 
Fly by plane (fly by plane)
Yeah, gettin' tired (gettin' tired)
Sick and tired (sick and tired)

All you fellas better change your ways
Yeah, they're leaving this town in a matter of days         
Girls are good, you better treat 'em true
I seen fellas running around with someone new

[Chorus; main pattern]
Gettin' tired (gettin' tired)
Sick and tired (sick and tired)
They're leavin' here (leavin' here)
Leavin' here (leavin' here)
I said leavin' here, yeah, yeah, yeah, gonna leave all here
Be a while

[break; Who's Missing version]

----|------------------------|-----------------------|
----|10----10----10----10-12-|12^-12^--12------------|
----|10----10----10----10-12-|12^-12^--12^\--10------|
-12-|---12----12----12-------|------------------12-10|
----|------------------------|-----------------------|
----|------------------------|-----------------------|

|D   F   G |    D  |                         |                 |
 oh  yeah
|10--------|-------|-------------------------|-----------------|
|10--10-/12|-12----|-------------------------|-----------------|
|11--10-/12|-12----|-------------------------|------------10^--|
|12--10-/12|-12----|-------------------------|------10-12------|
|12--8--/10|-10----|-------------8----8----8-|10/12------------|
|----------|----10-|-10-10/10/10---10---10---|-----------------|

|D   G  F  G |                  |//|/|/ //|/|/   |                    |
 oh     yeah
|10----------|------------------|10-10-----------|--------------------|
|10--12-10h12|--------------10--|10-10--12-12--10|h12^-12^-12^\-------|
|11--12-10h12|------10--10--10--|11-11--12-12--10|h12^-12^-12^\-10----|
|12--12-10h12|-10-12--12--12--12|12-12--12-12----|----------------12--|
|------------|------------------|----------------|--------------------|
|------------|------------------|12-12--12-12--12|------------------10|
                          (Strum these two chords fast)

|D    F5  G |     D5 |                            |                      |
 oh       yeah
|-----------|--------|10--------------------------|----------------------|
|--------/12|-12-----|----------------------------|----------------------|
|-----10-/12|-12-----|--12^~--10------------------|----------------------|
|-----10-/12|-12-----|------12--12-10h12p10--10---|--------------------3-|
|-----8--/10|-10--12-|---------------------12--12-|10h12p10-8-10-8----3-3|
|10-10------|-----10-|----------------------------|---------------10\----|

|D    F   G* |   D   C G  |D     G        |D G|D G|D  D  D  D  |
oh yeah                                    
|------------|------------|---------------|---|---|------------|
|--------/12-|------------|10-10-12-12-12-|---|---|10-10-10-10-|
|7---/10-/12-|------------|11-11-12-12-12-|-%-|-%-|11-11-11-11-|
|7---/10-/12-|---12-10-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|---|---|12-12-12-12-|
|5---/8--/10-|---12-10-10-|---------------|---|---|------------|
|------------|---10-8--10-|12-12----------|---|---|12-12-12-12-|
           *tape click

|D     C     G  |D     D7    G  |D     D7    G  |D     F5 G5  |
|---------------|---------------|---------------|-------------|
|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10--------|
|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-10-/12-|
|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-10-/12-|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|------8--/10-|
|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12--------|

[break; Odds and Sods version]
----|-----------------------|---------------------|
----|10----10----10----10-12|^-12^--12------------|
----|10----10----10----10-12|^-12^--12^\--10------|
-12-|---12----12----12------|----------------12-10|
----|-----------------------|---------------------|
----|-----------------------|---------------------|

|D   F   G |    D    |                    |                   |
 oh  yeah
|10--------|---------|--------------------|---10--------------|
|10--10-/12|-12----10|h13-13-13-13--13--13|-------------------|
|11--10-/12|-12------|------------12^-12^-|12^--12^\-10--10---|
|12--10-/12|-12------|--------------------|------------12--12-|
|12--8--/10|-10------|--------------------|-------------------|
|----------|----10---|--------------------|-------------------|

|D   F  G  |    D    |              |                  |
 oh     yeah
|----------|---------|--------------|------------------|
|---10--12-|-12------|--------------|------------------|
|11-10--12-|-12------|--------------|------------------|
|12-10--12-|-12------|--------------|----------------10|
|12-8---10-|-10------|---5------8---|12p10-----------10|
|10--------|----10---|3h5---8h10----|-----13-10-8/10-8-|

|D  F   G  |    D    |                  |                      |
 oh     yeah
|----------|---------|------------------|----------------------|
|---10--12-|-12------|10-12----10-12----|12--12--12------------|
|11-10--12-|-12------|11-12----11-12----|12^-12^-12^\-10-------|
|12-10--12-|-12-12---|12-12----12-12----|----------------12-10-|
|12-8---10-|-10-12---|------------------|----------------------|
|10--------|----10-10|10-10-10-10-10-10-|----------------------|

                          [main pattern rhythm with lead over]
|D   F    G  |   D  G  C  |D   G     |D     G      |D    G    |D D D D |
 oh yeah                                  leaving here,     oh baby 
|------------|------------|----------|-------------|----------|--------|
|---------12-|------------|----10----|----10-------|-----13-13|--------|
|11-------12-|---11-12-9--|--12^-12^-|--12^-12-----|--12^--12^|12^-----|
|12--10---12-|---12-12-10-|----------|--------12-10|12--------|--------|
|12--8----10-|---12-10-10-|----------|-------------|----------|--------|
|10----------|---10----8--|----------|-------------|----------|--------|

                                                           [to outro]
|D     D7    G  |D     C     G  |D     G  G  |D     F5 G5 |
 baby                   leavin' here          baby, leavin'
|---------------|---------------|------------|------------|
|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-13-13-12-|10-10-12-12-|10--12^\----|
|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-11-11-12-|11-11-12-12-|11--12^\-10-|
|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-12-|12-12-12-12-|12----------|
|---------------|---------------|------------|------------|
|12-12----------|12-12----------|12-12-------|12----------|

The love of a woman is a wonderful thing (oh yeah)
Yeah, the way you treat 'em is a crying shame (oh yeah)
I tell you, fella, yeah, it won't be long (oh yeah)
Yeah, before these women they all have gone (oh yeah)

[Chorus, main pattern]

Yeah, gettin' tired (gettin' tired)
Sick and tired (sick and tired)
Yeah, take a train (take a train)
Fly by plane (fly by plane)

||:   D     C   G   D   |    D     C   G  |D    :||
Yeah, gonna leavin' here,    yeah, leavin' here
||-----------------|----|-----------------|------||
||-----------------|----|-----------------|------||
||.---7-----5-----5|/7--|----7-----5-----5|/7---.||
||.---7-----5-----5|/7--|----7-----5-----5|/7---.||
||----5-----3-----3|/5--|----5-----3-----3|/5----||
||--------------3--|----|--------------3--|------||
      
Yeah, leavin' here, ya gonna leave all here now
Baby baby baby, please don't leave here

[outro; Who's Missing version]
|D     C   C/G   D     Dsus4  |D
|-----------------------------|-----
|----------------10----10-----|10---
|7-----5---5-----11-%--12-%---|11---
|7-----5---5-----12----12-----|12---
|5-----3---3------------------|-----
|----------3-----10----10-----|10---


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