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Travis Tritt - Best Of Intentions

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#----------------------------------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. #


Re-Transcribed by Chris Bowman

(To play in Key of actual song, Capo the 1st  fret) 

Intro:    Em / C / D  -   Em / C / G             Em / C / D  -  Em / C / G 


(Em) I had big (C) plans for our (D) future, 


Said I'd (Em) give you the (C) whole world  (G) somehow


I (Em) tried to make (C) good on that (D) promise,  


Thought I'd (Em) be so much (C) further by  (G) now 


(C) Never could build you a (D) castle, 


Even (C) though you're the queen of my (Cm) heart


But (G) I've had the best of (C) intentions (D) from the (G) start (C)(G)



Now (Em) some people (C) think I'm a (D) loser, 


Cause (Em) I seldom (C) get things (G)  right


But (Em) you make me (C) feel like a (D) winner,  


When you (Em) wrap me in (C) your arms so  (G) tight


(C) Please tell me you will (D) remember, 


(C) No matter how much I do (Cm) wrong


That (G) I've had the best of (C) intentions - (D) all  (G) along (Gsus)(G)




I (Em) give you a ring, and I (D) promised you  things 


I (G) always (D) thought we'd (C) do


But my (F) best-laid plans slipped (C/A) right  through my hands


to (D) show my love for you.


And if (Em) you could read my (C) heart, 


then you'd (G) know without (C) exception


It was (Am) all with the (C) best (D) of (G) intentions (Gsus)(G)


Instrumental                 Em / C / D  -  Em / C / G 


Chorus (See above)

Verse 3: 

So (Em) here I am (C) asking for(D)giveness, 


and (Em) praying that (C) you'll  under(G)stand


(Em) Don't think I (C) take you for (D) granted,  


girl I (Em) know just how (C) lucky I (G) am


(C) Know you deserve so much (D) better, 


you (C) won't find devotion more (Cm) true


Cause (G) I've had the best of (C/A)  intentions


Girl (G) I've had the best of (C/A)  intentions,


Yes, (G) I've had the best of (C) intentions (D) loving (Em)you (C) (D)

* A couple of little explanations about this song. Travis uses a simple Em C
progression during most of the song. That was the major correction I made to
this song. 
When I first saw it there wasn't an Em in the whole thing.
Just a little side note for the ending. At the very end he repeats the "I
had the best
intentions" line three times. On the last time after the word loving he
sings "you" but 
hits the Em while singing it. So basically when he sings "you" you start
playing the intro
then slide into a nice little resolved ending.
Please feel free to e-mail me with any questions you have or to 
obtain other material that I have transcribed at 
Peace and Love. 


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