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'Ask me why' was released as the B side to the 'Please please me' single.

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              Ask Me Why
          (Lennon/McCartney)

Intro:
[this little lick also used over some E chord diagramEE chords during verses]

    E chord diagramEE
-|-------------------
-|-------------------
-|-------------------
-|-----9--9----------
-|--7-----------7----
-|-----------7-------


Verse:

E chord diagramEE  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m  G#m chord diagramG#mG#m  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m                              E chord diagramEE
I  love you        ...

 E chord diagramEE  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m  G#m chord diagramG#mG#m  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m                       E chord diagramEE           G#7 chord diagramG#7G#7
And it’s ...

     C#m chord diagramC#mC#m              A chord diagramAA                F#m chord diagramF#mF#m  B7 chord diagramB7B7
That I I I I  ...

 E chord diagramEE  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m    G#m chord diagramG#mG#m  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m                      E chord diagramEE
Now you’re ...

 E chord diagramEE  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m G#m chord diagramG#mG#m  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m                            E chord diagramEE        G#7 chord diagramG#7G#7
And in  time        ...

     C#m chord diagramC#mC#m
It’s not...

                A chord diagramAA                        E chord diagramEE    E chord diagramEE+   (e.g., 076550)
But you’re the ...


Middle:
         A chord diagramAA      B7 chord diagramB7B7                 E chord diagramEE   E chord diagramEE+
I can’t believe   it’s happened to me

          A chord diagramAA     B7 chord diagramB7B7               E chord diagramEE     B7 chord diagramB7B7
I can’t conceive   of any more misery


Verse:
 E chord diagramEE  F#m chord diagramF#mF#m G#m chord diagramG#mG#m              F#m chord diagramF#mF#m
Ask me  why   ...[second time jump to ending]

         G#m chord diagramG#mG#m                A chord diagramAA   E chord diagramEE   E chord diagramEE+
And I’m ...

 [now repeat from the middle]


Ending:

           G#m chord diagramG#mG#m                A chord diagramAA    E chord diagramEE           A chord diagramAA
-|-----------------------------------------------------
-|-----------------------------------------------------
-|-----------------------------------------------------
-|------------------------------------9--9-------------
-|---------------------------------7-----------7-------
-|------------------------------------------7----------
  And I’m always ...

    E chord diagramEE           A chord diagramAA       G#m chord diagramG#mG#m
-|----------------------------------------------
-|--------------------------4--4----------------
-|--------------------------------4--4--4--4----
-|-----9--9-----------------------------6--6----
-|--7-----------7-------------------------------
-|-----------7-----------4----------------------
                you


	Beatles Tab by Marc Hertzberg
	Digital Equipment Corporation
	hertzberg@netcad.enet.dec.com

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Tab Special Notations:
---5/7---  play fret five, slide up to fret seven
---7\5---  play fret seven, slide down to fret five
--8b(9)--  play fret eight, bend the string (at fret eight) to reach
             the pitch of fret nine
--b(9)8--  play fret eight already bent to the pitch of fret nine,
             unbending until it reaches the normal pitch of fret eight
---/7----  slide up to fret 7 (the starting fret of the slide is
             undefined, judge by ear)
---15\---  play fret 15, slide down (the ending fret of the slide is
             undefined, judge by ear)
---1h3---  play fret one and hammer-on to fret three
---7p5---  play fret seven and pull-off to fret five
-7b(9)r7-  play fret seven, bend up to fret nine, release back to fret
           seven
--5h7p5--  play fret five, hammer on to fret seven, pull off to fret five
--X------  pick string, but do not press string to fret; left hand mute

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Other versions of Ask Me Why

- Ask me whyChords
- Ask me why (Ver. 2)Chords

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