Watch the Praying for Love online guitar lesson by Adam Levy from 50 Low-Down Rhythms You MUST Know

This Steve Cropper lick from a sweet Otis Redding ballad is just a series of eighth-note arpeggios - the path of least resistance, if you will. For old-school authenticity, try picking the entire phrase in even downstrokes. There’s a lone sustained note in bar 6, which acts as a fill to offset the vocal melody on the original recording.