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Jo Dee Messina - Heads Carolina, Tails California

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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. #

From the album, "Jo Dee Messina"   Curb/EMI

Transcribed by Darragh Egan.  I am fairly new to the guitar
(and especially to transcribing) so there may be some errors.
Please send any questions, comments, or corrections regarding
this submission to 

NOTES:  Each letter represents one full bar (4 beats).
Beginners like me may find it easier to put a capo at the second
fret and play the progression as:  D  A  G  A

INTRO:    E  B  A  B      E  B  A  B

E                 B               A      B
Baby, what do you say we just get lost?
           E                      B                A     B
Leave this one horse townlike two rebels without a cause.
      E                             B                  A       B
I got people in Boston.  Ain't your daddy still in Des Moines?
       E                    B                   A     B
We can pack up tomorrow.  Tonight, let's flip a coin.

CHORUS:   E                   B
          Heads, Carolina  -  Tails, California.
          A                     B
          Somewhere greener  -  somewhere warmer.
          E                       B
          Up in the mountains  -  down by the ocean.
          A                           B
          Where?  It don't matter, as long as we're goin'
          E                    B
          Somewhere together.  I've got a quarter.
          A                   B
          Heads, Carolina  -  Tails, California.


We can [E]load what we own in the [B]back of a U-haul [A]van. [B]
Couple [E]modern day Moses', [B]searchin for the promised [A]land. [B]
We can [E]go four hundred [B]miles before we stop for [A]gas. [B]
We can [E]drive for a day, [B] and then we'll take a look at the [A]map. [B]


BREAK:    E  B  A  B     E  B  A  B     [LEADING INTO VERSE 3]

We're gonna [E]get outta here if we [B]gotta ride a Greyhound [A]bus. [B]
Boy, we're [E]bound to outrun the [B]bad luck that's tailin' [A]us. [B]


E  B  A   B             E  B  A  B      E  B       A  B           E  B  A  B
       O---oh, California!                 Carolina!     California!

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