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    Pacing the Cage

    Bruce Cockburn


     Capo 4
     
      Intro Progresson:
          C                       G/B                    Fsus2/A
     |---0-----------0--------|--3-----------3--------||--1-----------1---------||
     |---1-----------1--------|--3-----------3--------||--1-----------1---------||
     |---------0-----------0--|--------0-----------0--||*-------0-----------0--*||
     |------2-----------2-----|-----0-----------0-----||*----3-----------3-----*||
     |---3--------3-----------|--2--------2-----------||--0--------0------------||
     |------------------------|-----------------------||------------------------||
     
      Verse Progresson (note: 1st two measures same as Intro):
          C                       G/B                    Fsus2/A
     |---0-----------0--------|--3-----------3--------|---1-----------------1---|
     |---1-----------1--------|--3-----------3--------|---1-----------1---------|
     |---------0-----------0--|--------0-----------0--|---------0---------------|
     |------2-----------2-----|-----0-----------0-----|------3-----------3------|
     |---3--------3-----------|--2--------2-----------|---0--------0------------|
     |------------------------|-----------------------|-------------------------|
     
     |---------------1---------|
     |---------------1---------|
     |---------0-----------0---|
     |------3-----------3------|
     |---0--------0------------|
     |-------------------------|
     
      Pre Chorus:
        F                       G                       Am7
     ||--1-----------1---------||---3-----------3---------||--0-----------0--------|
     ||--1-----------1---------||---3-----------3---------||--1-----------1--------|
     ||*-------0-----------0--*||*--------0-----------0--*||--------0-----------0--|
     ||*----3-----------3-----*||*-----0-----------0-----*||-----2-----------2-----|
     ||------------------------||-------------------------||--0--------0-----------|
     ||--1--------1------------||---3--------3------------||-----------------------|
     
        Am7                     Am7                    Am7
     |--3-----------3--------|--5-----------5--------|--3--------3-------0-----|
     |--1-----------1--------|--1-----------1--------|--1--------1-------1-----|
     |--------0-----------0--|--------0-----------0--|-----0----------0--------|
     |-----2-----------2-----|-----2-----------2-----|--------2----------2-----|
     |--0--------0-----------|--0--------0-----------|--0----------0-----------|
     |-----------------------|-----------------------|-------------------------|
     
     
      Chorus 1: (1)=only play at beginning of chorus
          F
     ||------------------------|---0-------------------|
     ||--(1)----------1--------|--------------1--------|
     ||*--------0-h2--------0--|--------0-h2--------0--|
     ||*-----3-----------3-----|-----3-----------3-----|
     ||------------------------|-----------------------|
     ||---1--------1-----------|--1--------1-----------|
     
                              1__________________________
         G11add6              |
     |------------------------|---0--------------------||
     |---------------1--------|--------------1---------||
     |--------0-h2--------0---|--------0-h2--------0--*||
     |-----3-----------3------|-----3-----------3-----*||
     |------------------------|------------------------||
     |---3--------3-----------|--3--------3------------||

     

      2_______________________

     |

     |---0--------------------|
     |--------1---------------|
     |--------------0-----0---|
     |-----3-----------3------|
     |------------------------|

     |--3--------3------------|

     

      Chorus 2 & 3: (1)=only play at beginning of chorus
          F
     ||------------------------|---0-------------------|
     ||--(1)----------1--------|--------1--------------|
     ||*--------0-h2--------0--|--------------0-----0--|
     ||*-----3-----------3-----|-----3-----------3-----|
     ||------------------------|-----------------------|
     ||---1--------1-----------|--1--------1-----------|
     
                              
         G11add6              
     |------------------------|---0--------------------||
     |---------------1--------|---------1--------------||
     |--------0-h2--------0---|--------------0-----0--*||
     |-----3-----------3------|-----3-----------3-----*||
     |------------------------|------------------------||
     |---3--------3-----------|--3--------3------------||

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