------------------------------------------------------- THE BEATLES – CARRY THAT WEIGHT Paul McCartney From ABBEY ROAD, released on September 26, 1969 ------------------------------------------------------- Fifteen takes of the basic track were recorded on July 2nd, along with Golden Slumbers as one song. George on bass, Paul on piano and guide vocal and Ringo on drums; John didn't participate as he was in hospital. The chorus was sung by Paul, George and Ringo in unison and recorded with other overdubs the following day. Boy, you're going to carry that weight, Carry that weight a long time Boy, you're going to carry that weight Carry that weight a long time I never give you my pillow I only send you my invitations And in the middle of the celebrations I break down Boy, you're going to carry that weight Carry that weight a long time Boy, you're going to carry that weight Carry that weight a long time CHORUS G|5---------------5--------------|-------------------------------| D|------------5---------------5--|5---------------5--------------| A|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----|----------2-5-------------2-5--| E|-------------------------------|----3---3-----------3---3------| Boy, you're carry that gonna weight G|-------------------------------|5---------------5--------------| D|5---------------5--------------|----------2-5-------------2-5--| A|------------5---------------5--|----3---3-----------3---3------| E|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----|-------------------------------| carry that a long time weight G|5---------------5--------------|-------------------------------| D|------------5---------------5--|5---------------5--------------| A|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----|----------2-5-------------2-5--| E|-------------------------------|----3---3-----------3---3------| Boy, you're carry that gonna weight G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|5---------------5--------------|-------------------------------| A|----5-----2---------------2-5--|3-------3-------2-------2---0--| E|--------3-----------3---3------|-------------------------------| carry that a long time weight G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|5/7----------------------------|7------------------------------| A|-------------------------------|------------5---------------7--| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| G|-------------------------------|----------------------------5--| D|5------------------------------|--------------------5---5/7----| A|-------------------------------|3-------5---7------------------| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|3-----------------------3-3-3--|--------------------4---5---6--| A|-------------------------------|2-H-3---5---6---7--------------| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| G|-------------------------------| D|7------------------------------| A|------------0------------------| E|-------------------------------| VERSE G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|5/7----------------------------|7---------------------------7--| A|-------------------------------|------------5-----------5/7----| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| I never give you my pillow G|-------------------------------|----------------------------5--| D|5------------------------------|--------------------5---5/7----| A|-------------------------------|3-------5---7------------------| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| I only send you my invitation G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|3---------------3--------------|--------------------4---5---6--| A|-------------------------------|2---3---5---6---7--------------| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| And in the middle of the celebrations I G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|7------------------------------|--------5-----------5-4-4-2----| A|------------0------------------|-------------------------------| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| break down CHORUS G|5---------------5--------------|-------------------------------| D|------------5---------------5--|5---------------5--------------| A|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----|----------2-5-------------2-5--| E|-------------------------------|----3---3-----------3---3------| Boy, you're carry that gonna weight G|-------------------------------|----------------5--------------| D|5---------------5--------------|5-----------5---------------5--| A|------------5---------------5--|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----| E|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----|-------------------------------| carry that a long time weight G|5---------------5--------------|-------------------------------| D|-------------------------------|5---------------5--------------| A|----3---5/7-3-------3---5/7-3--|------------5---------------5--| E|-------------------------------|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----| Boy, you're carry that gonna weight G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|5---------------5--------------|-------------------------------| A|------------5---------------5--|3-----------2-----------2-/----| E|----3---5/7---------3---5/7----|-------------------------------| carry that a long time weight G|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| D|------------7-----------\------|-------------------------------| A|0------------------------------|3-----------2------------------| E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------| G|-------------------------------| D|------------7------------------| A|0------------------------------| E|-------------------------------|
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