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How Can I Tell You - Cat Stevens

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Intro:
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   Em          A           D              G
                      _     _       _
   |           | | | | |   | | | | | |    |  | | | 
e|-0---------|-5---------|-0h2-----2s3-|-(3)-------|
B|-0---------|-5-----3s5-|-----3-------|-----------|
G|-0---------|-2---------|-----2---2s4-|-(4)-------|
D|-2---------|-2-----4s5-|-0-----------|-----------|
A|-2---------|-0---------|-------------|-----------|
E|-0---------|-----------|-------------|-----------|

   Em          A               D               G
      _           _   _   _     _   _   _           _
   | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | |
e|-2---0-----|-------------0-|-----------2s3-|-3-----3---|
B|-0---0---3-|-2---------3---|-2s3---3-------|-0-----0---|
G|-2---0---4-|-2-----2-------|-----2-----2s4-|-----------|
D|---------4-|-2---2---------|-0-------0-----|---0-----0-|
A|-----------|-0-------0-----|---------------|-----------|
E|-0-----0---|---------------|---------------|-3---2-----|

   Em7             A               D               G
    _   _   _       _   _   _       _   _   _       _   _   _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-----------2s3-|-3-----3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-2s3---3-------|---0-------0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-----2-----2s4-|-----0-------0-|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0-------0-----|---------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|-3-------2-----|
   Oh, oh,        oh, oh          oh oh           oh oh...


Verses:
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   Em              A              D  G  D Dsus2  G
    _   _   _       _   _   _                    _     _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|------------|-3-----3---2-|
1. How can I   tell you that I    love           you
2. Wherever I am   girl,     I'm always walking with you
3. I need to know you,   need to feel my arms around you


   Em              A              D  G  D Dsus2  G
    _   _   _       _   _   _                    _     _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|------------|-3-----3---2-|
1. I love         you      But I can't think of right words to say
2. I'm always walking with you, but I look and you're not there
3. Feel my arms around you, like a sea around a shore


   Em              A              D  G  D Dsus2  G
    _   _   _       _   _   _                    _     _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|------------|-3-----3---2-|
1. I long to    tell you that    I'm always thinking of you
2. Whoever I'm with,           I'm always, always talking to you
3. And each night and day I pray in hope that I might find you


   Em              A              D  G  D Dsus2  G
    _   _   _       _   _   _                    _     _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|------------|-3-----3---2-|
1. I'm always thinking of you,    but my words just blow away
2. I'm always   talking to you, and I'm sad that you can't hear
3. In hope that I might find you because heart's can do no more


  D  G  D Dsus2  G
                 _     _ 
   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|------------|-------------|
E|------------|-3-----3---2-|
1. just blow away
2. sad that you can't hear
3. can do no more


   Em              A              D  G  D Dsus2  G
    _   _   _       _   _   _                    _     _
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|------------|-3-----3---2-|
1. It always ends up to one thing, honey & I can't think of 
   the right words to say
2. It always ends up to one thing, honey when I look and 
   you're not there 
3. It always ends up to one thing honey, still I kneel 
   upon the floor


Solo after 1st Verse: (2 times)
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   Em7             A               D               G
    _   _   _       _   _   _       _   _   _       _   _   _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-----------2s3-|-3-----3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-2s3---3-------|---0-------0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-----2-----2s4-|-----0-------0-|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0-------0-----|---------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|-3-------2-----|
   Oh, oh,        oh, oh          oh oh           oh oh.. 
                                                      [to 2nd Verse]


Solo after 2nd Verse: (4 times)
--------------------

   Em              A              D  G  D Dsus2  G
    _   _   _       _   _   _                    _     _
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   |  |  |  |   | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-2--3--2--0-|-3---3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-3--0--3--3-|---0-----0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-2--0--2--2-|-----0-------|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0--0--0--0-|-------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|------------|-3-----3---2-|
                                                     [to 3rd Verse]

Solo after 3rd Verse:
--------------------

   Em              A               D               G
    _   _   _       _   _   _       _   _   _       _   _   _ 
   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | | |
e|-0-----0-------|-0-----0-------|-----------2s3-|-3-----3-------|
B|---0-----------|---2-------2---|-2s3---3-------|---0-------0---|
G|-----0-----0---|-----2-------2-|-----2-----2s4-|-----0-------0-|
D|-------------0-|---------2-----|-0-------0-----|---------------|
A|---------2-----|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|
E|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|-3-------2-----|
   Oh, oh,        oh, oh          oh oh           oh oh...


How can I tell you that I love you
I love you but I can't think of right words to say 
I long to tell you that I'm always thinking of you 
I'm always thinking of you....
        
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How Can I Tell You - Cat Stevens
Adder: Bill Charrette [ willc ]
Date: 1/26/2017
Audio: willc's Music Library
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How Can I Tell You

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How Can I Tell You - Cat Stevens
How Can I Tell You

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Teaser and the Firecat is the fifth studio album released by Cat Stevens in 1971. The album contains 10 songs including the hits "Morning Has Broken", "Moonshadow" "How Can I Tell You" and "Peace Train". It is also the title of a children's book written and illustrated by Stevens. The story features the title characters from the album cover, top-hatted young Teaser and his pet, Firecat, who attempt to put the moon back in its place after it falls from the sky. Published in 1972, the book has been out of print since the mid-1970s.

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