Song Information for Born a Girl

Song Title:Born a Girl
Artist:Manic Street Preachers
Hits:15
{t:Born a Girl}
 {st:Manic Street Preachers}
 
 Born A Girl - Manic Street Preachers
 From the album This Is My Truth Tell Me Yours
 
 Intro same as first bars of verse. All verses are picked and are pretty much the
 same so I've tabbed just the first. Chorus is strummed and the ending picked. Such
 a beautiful song to play. I've worked it out by ear so any corrections welcome!
 
 VERSE:
 
 [Dmaj7] [B] 
 {sot}
 E-------2-----------2-----------2-----------2---- |
 B-----2---2-------2---2-------------------------- |
 G---2-------2---2-------------4---4-------4---4-- | x2
 D-0-----------0-------------4-------4---4-------4 |
 A-----------------------2-2-----------2---------- |
 E------------------------------------------------ |
 {eot}
 
 [A5] [A/G#] [A/G] [A/F#] 
 {sot}
 E------------------------------------------------ |
 B-------2-----------2-----------2-----------2---- |
 G-----2---2-------2---2-------2---2-------2---2-- |
 D---2-------2---2-------2---2-------2---2-------2 |
 A-0---------------------------------------------- |
 E-------------4-----------3-----------2---------- |
 {eot}
 
 [F] [Dm] 
 {sot}
 E--------------1-----------------0-----1-----3-----1-----0-------- |
 B--------1-------1---1---------3---3-----3-----3-----3-----3------ |
 G----------2-------2---2-----2-------2-----2-----2-----2-----2b3b2 |
 D-----3------3-----------3-0-------------------------------------- |
 A---3------------------------------------------------------------- |
 E-1--------------------------------------------------------------- |
 {eot}
 
 [Dmaj7]Do I look good for you [B]tonight
 [Dmaj7]Will you accuse me as I [B]hide
 Be[A5]hind these layers [A/G#]of disguise
 [A/G]In the mirrors [A/F#]of my [F]own happi[Dm]ness
 
 CHORUS:
 
 Cmaj7/G(332000) Em(022000) Am(5775xx) G5(355xxx) F(133211) F*(1332xx) Fsus2(133011) Dm(x5776x)
 
 Cmaj7/G Em Am G5 F*
 And I wish I had been born a girl
 Dm F*
 Instead of what I am
 Cmaj7/G Em Am G5 F*
 Yes I wish I had been born a girl
 Dm F*
 And not this mess of a man
 And not this [Am]mess of a man[F]
 And not this [Am]mess of a man[F][Fsus2][F]
 
 ENDING:
 
 Start this section with a subtle slide on the B string up to the eighth fret
 
 [Fadd2] [Fadd2/G] [Fadd2] [Fadd2/G] 
 {sot}
 E-------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 B-------------10-------------10--------------10--------------10------ |
 G-----------0----0---------0----0----------0----0----------0----0---- |
 D--------10--------10---10--------10----10--------10----10--------10- |
 A-2/8--8--------------10--------------8--------------10-------------- |
 E-------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 {eot}
 
 [Em] [add4] [C6] [C] 
 {sot}
 E-------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 B-------10-----------10-------------10------8------------------------ |
 G-----0----0------------0------9-------9------9---------------------- |
 D---9--------9---9--------9-10---10------10-----10\7----------------- |
 A-7------------7---7------------------------------------------------- |
 E-------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 {eot}
 
 [Fadd2] [Fadd2/G] [Fadd2] [Fadd2/G] 
 {sot}
 E-------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 B--------10-------------10--------------10--------------10----------- |
 G------0----0---------0----0----------0----0----------0----0--------- |
 D---10--------10---10--------10----10--------10----10--------10------ |
 A-8--------------10--------------8--------------10------------------- |
 E-------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 {eot}
 
 [Em] [add4] [Em] [C6] [C] [Cmaj7] 
 {sot}
 E---------------------------------------------------------0----------- |
 B-------10------8---------10-----------8------8-----------0----------- |
 G-----0----0------0-----0----9----9------9---------10-----5----------- |
 D---9---------9-----9----------10---10-----10---10----10--7----------- |
 A-7-------------------7----------------------------------------------- |
 E--------------------------------------------------------------------- |
 {eot}
 
 You can play around with those last few notes to get the finish you want. Enjoy!