You tell me why    (video)

 

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1.    You tell me that I should not cry,

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    you tell me all good things must die.

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    You ask me why I get upset, you tell me that I will forget.

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    Tell me, wh.............y !          +  G ~

 

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2.     You say I can't be blue for long,

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    you say I'll find new love that's strong.

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    You tell me she was not for me, it's just the way love has to be.

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    Tell me, wh.............y !          +  G ~

 

        C      F         Bb   C       C            F         Bb  C

+  Why I cannot see her ? She won't let me see her !

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    Te-ell, te-ell, tell me why !         +  G ~

 

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3.     You tell me I will find my way,

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    tomorrow won't be like today.

C                                                 G                            Em                   D

    You tell me life was meant to be, one-third good, two-thirds misery.

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    Tell me, wh.............y !          +  G ~ ~

 

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (The Beau Brummels)