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It's A Sin To Tell A Lie
Words and Music by Billy Mayhew - 1936
Verse:----------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
C Am D7 -
G7 - C         Gdim G7
C Cm G -
D7 - G7 -
Chorus:--------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
C G+ C -
- E7 F          A7 Dm
G7 - Cdim C
D7 - Fm G7
C G+ C -
- E7 F          A7 Dm
F Fm C         Gm A7
D7 G7 C -  (G7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Verse:
You know it's a sin to tell a lie,
Still you keep say -ing, "I love you!"
It may be true, I wish I knew,
But I'm giv -ing fair warn -ing to you.
 
Chorus:
Be sure it's true when you say "I love you",
It's a sin to tell a lie.
Mil -lions of hearts have been bro -ken,
Just be -cause these words were spo -ken.
I love you, yes, I do, I love you,
If you break my heart I'll die.
So be sure it's true, when you say "I love you",
It's a sin to tell a lie!
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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