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If My Heart Were Made of Gold (tabs)

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If My Heart Were Made of Gold
Tabbed byBreAnn S
TuningStandard
CapoNone
If My Heart Were Made of Gold by Jewel
Tabbed by BreAnn S. from live performance 2004

Standard Tuning, No Capo, Quarter Note = ~76 (metronomeonline.com)

Chords: D = X00232   Dsus2 = X00230   Dsus4 = X00233   G = 320033   Am = X002210    
                 C/B = X20010   C = X32010  C9 = X32033   Em = 022000

Notes:	-Travis Style picking rules this whole song
	-Learn Travis Picking here: http://www.guitarland.com/SoundFiles/Travis1.mov

Intro: Play 2X

  D                  Dsus2       Dsus4      G                    G
--2-----------2--------0-----------3--------3-----------3--------3-----------3--------
--------3-----------3--------3-----------3--------------------------------------------
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----------0-----------0--------0-----------0--
--0--------0-----------0--------0--------------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----
--------------------------------------------2--------2-----------2--------2-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Verse 1: Play pattern 4X

  D                  Dsus2       Dsus4      G                    G
--2-----------2--------0-----------3--------3-----------3--------3-----------3--------
--------3-----------3--------3-----------3--------------------------------------------
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----------0-----------0--------0-----------0--
--0--------0-----------0--------0--------------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----
--------------------------------------------2--------2-----------2--------2-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
The lights   bright   up                the Christmas            Tree,
                 Oh goody,                        it's Christmas Eve
        I got     my baby,     got his            family and friends
          Draw another year                       to an end

Chorus:
  Am                           Am C/B C                    C
--------------0-----------------------------------0--------------------0--------------
--1--------------------1--------1--1--1--------------------1--------------------------
--------2-----------2--------2--------------0-----------0--------0-----------0--------
-----2-----------2--------2--------------2-----------2--------2-----------2-----------
--0--------0-----------0--------0--2--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                       Ribbons                 gold  and  blue

  G                    G                    D                    D
--3-----------3--------3-----------3--------2-----------2--------0-----------3--------
--------------------------------------------------3-----------3--------3-----------3--
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----
-----0-----------0--------0-----------0-----0--------0-----------0--------0-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------------------------------------------
                   Do not                      deliver you

  Am                           Am C/B C                    C
--------------0-----------------------------------0--------------------0--------------
--1--------------------1--------1--1--1--------------------1--------------------------
--------2-----------2--------2--------------0-----------0--------0-----------0--------
-----2-----------2--------2--------------2-----------2--------2-----------2-----------
--0--------0-----------0--------0--2--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                       Presents                pretty and bright

  G                    G                    D                    D
--3-----------3--------3-----------3--------2-----------2--------0-----------3--------
--------------------------------------------------3-----------3--------3-----------3--
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----
-----0-----------0--------0-----------0-----0--------0-----------0--------0-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------------------------------------------
                 Don't fill  this  empty  space               tonight     oh...

  C                   C/B                    Am                            C/B
-------------0--------------------0----------------------0----------------------------
-1--------------------1----------------------1--------------------1--------0--------0-
-------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2--------2-------------
----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2--------2------------0---
-3--------3-----------2--------2-------------0--------0-----------0--------0-h/2------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
...Oh,                               if my heart were  made  of  gold

  C                   C/B                    Am                            C/B
-------------0--------------------0----------------------0--------------------0-------
-1--------------------1----------------------1--------------------1-------------------
-------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2--------2-----------2-
----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2--------2-----------2----
-3--------3-----------2--------2-------------0--------0-----------0--------0----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                     If my heart were  made  of  gold            Then

  G                    G                    D                    D
--3-----------3--------3-----------3--------2-----------2--------0-----------3--------
--------------------------------------------------3-----------3--------3-----------3--
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----
-----0-----------0--------0-----------0-----0--------0-----------0--------0-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------------------------------------------
maybe,                  you'd find    something                         to love about

  C9  (4X)
--------------0---------
--3---------------------
--------0-----------0---
-----2-----------2------
--3--------3------------
------------------------
 me

Verse 2: Guitar same as Verse 1

The weather is unseasonably warm
Everybody's wishing for a Texas snow storm
Don't peek in the stocking
Don't let my mind drift
There is a missing gift

REPEAT CHORUS

Bridge:

 Em                   Em                      C                      C
--0-----------0--------0-----------0----------------------0----------------------0--------
----------------------------------------------1----------------------1--------------------
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------0-----------0----------0-----------0--
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2----------2-----------2-----
----------------------------------------------3--------3-------------3--------3-----------
--0--------0-----------0--------0---------------------------------------------------------
 You                 only                 wanted                 to see the 

  G                    G                    D                    D
--3-----------3--------3-----------3--------2-----------2--------0-----------3--------
--------------------------------------------------3-----------3--------3-----------3--
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----
-----0-----------0--------0-----------0-----0--------0-----------0--------0-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------------------------------------------
 gold                star           At the top       of   the   tree

 Em                   Em                      C                      C
--0-----------0--------0-----------0----------------------0----------------------0--------
----------------------------------------------1----------------------1--------------------
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------0-----------0----------0-----------0--
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2----------2-----------2-----
----------------------------------------------3--------3-------------3--------3-----------
--0--------0-----------0--------0---------------------------------------------------------
Oh, I  wished  I      may,               I wished          my whole life      To shine as

  G                    G                    D                    D
--3-----------3--------3-----------3--------2-----------2--------0-----------3--------
--------------------------------------------------3-----------3--------3-----------3--
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0-----2-----------2--------2-----------2-----
-----0-----------0--------0-----------0-----0--------0-----------0--------0-----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--3--------3-----------3--------3-----------------------------------------------------
bright                            Bright enough   for   you  to see               The

 Em                   Em                     Am                     Am
--0-----------0--------0-----------0----------------------0----------------------0--------
----------------------------------------------1----------------------1--------------------
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2----------2-----------2--
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2----------2-----------2-----
----------------------------------------------0--------0-------------0--------0-----------
--0--------0-----------0--------0---------------------------------------------------------
 gold,                                           oh, the gold,                    Oh, the

 Em                   Em                     Am                     Am       C/B
--0-----------0--------0-----------0----------------------0-------------------------------
----------------------------------------------1----------------------1--------0-----------
--------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2----------2------------0-
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2----------2------------0----
----------------------------------------------0--------0-------------0--------0-h/2-------
--0--------0-----------0--------0---------------------------------------------------------
 gold,                                                soft, shining gold

  C                   C/B                    Am                            C/B
-------------0--------------------0----------------------0----------------------------
-1--------------------1----------------------1--------------------1--------0--------0-
-------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2--------2-------------
----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2--------2------------0---
-3--------3-----------2--------2-------------0--------0-----------0--------0-h/2------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                        You only     wanted      gold

  C                   C/B                    Am                            C/B
-------------0--------------------0----------------------0----------------------------
-1--------------------1----------------------1--------------------1--------0--------0-
-------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2--------2-------------
----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2--------2------------0---
-3--------3-----------2--------2-------------0--------0-----------0--------0-h/2------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                            I was never the kind that you could hold

  C                   C/B                    Am                  Am
-------------0--------------------0----------------------0--------------------0-------
-1--------------------1----------------------1--------------------1-------------------
-------0-----------0--------0-----------0----------2-----------2--------2-----------2-
----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2--------2-----------2----
-3--------3-----------2--------2-------------0--------0-----------0--------0----------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                             Oh, why can't you see                 the
  D   
--2-----------2--------0-----------3----------2-----------2--------0-----------3--------
--------3-----------3--------3-----------3----------3-----------3--------3-----------3--
-----2-----------2--------2-----------2----------2-----------2--------2-----------2-----
--0--------0-----------0--------0-------------0--------0-----------0--------0-----------
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
trea..........................................sure                             Inside of

  C9                      C9                      G                         
--------------0-----------------------0-----------3--
--3-----------------------3--------------------------
--------0-----------0-----------0-----------0--------
-----2-----------2-----------2-----------2-----------
--3--------3--------------3--------3-----------------
--------------------------------------------------3--
  me