Why do you treat me like you do

 

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1. Hey, hey, hey, why do you treat me like you do ?

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    Hey, hey, hey, why do you treat me like you do ?

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    There's just as many geese and they're flyin' down South,

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    as there are lies just pouring out of your mouth.

      C      E             F                                           C    

    Hey, hey, hey, why do you treat me like you do ?

 

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2. You say that you're young, girl, I guess that's your big excuse,

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    but sometimes I get so low down, I wanna shout out, what's the use ?

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    When you've been a lovin' someone else, you don't try to hide,

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    you take me for a fool then you take me for a ride.

      C     E              F                                           C    

    Hey, hey, hey, why do you treat me like you do ?

 

                    C          E                            F                            C      - G

4. Ah, you seen my face, gal, with the tears all down my mouth,

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 you came up, you held my hand, gal, you don't know what it's all about.

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    I seen you goin' out, there was nothin' I could say,

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     I hung around your house till the very break of day.

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    And you came a-laughing down the bright highway,

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    now, why do you treat me like you do ?

 

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3. My mornings, they're all empty now,

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    my evenings, they're just the same.

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    Now, maybe I been thinkin' wrong about you, gal,

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    and you ain't really the one to blame.

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    Keep on lovin' someone else, now don't you try to hide,

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    you take me for a fool, if it keeps you satisfied.

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    'Cause I ain't gonna be the one to ask the reason,

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    why do you treat me like you do ?

 

(capo 4th)    (Donovan)