The story of Tina    (video)

 

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1. The story of Tina began in the spring time,

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    when Tina was sweet seventeen.

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   The boy said, he loved her and she gave a promise,

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    the truest that ever has been.

 

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2. And then came the wedding one morning in May,

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    and still they are sweethearts though years roll away.

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    The story of Tina is love’s grand adventure,

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    as sweet as a love song can be,

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    the story of Tina and me !

 

+  repeat verse 1 (lines 1 & 2 as instrumental)

 

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3. And then came the wedding one morning in May,

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    and still they are sweethearts though years roll away.

 

(orig. moves up a full note to capo 2nd here)

 

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+  The story of Tina is love’s grand adventure,

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    as sweet as a love song can be,

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    the story of Tina and me !

 

    (Al Martino)