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Words by Tommy Malie and Dick Finch, Music by Jack Little - 1924
Verse:----------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
G G7 C          Cm G
A7 D7 G -                    D7
G -          Bbdim D B7
E7 A7 D7 -
C Cm G           B7 E7
A7 Am7 D7         Ddim D7
Chorus:--------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
D7 - G -               Bbdim
D7 - G -
Dm           E7 Dm           E7 A7 -
- - D7 -
D7 - G -               Bbdim
D7 - E7 -
Am Cm6 G -               Bbdim
D7 - G -     (D7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Note: This song is in the key of G, but the chorus starts on a D7 chord.
Oh! sweet -heart, sweet -heart, I've tried my best.
To let you do just as you please.
But my heart, poor heart, won't stand the test,
I find it full of lit -tle jeal -ous -ies.
I've tried and tried to hide it all from you,
But real -ly, dear, it's more than I can do.
Jeal -ous of the moon that shines a -bove,
Be -cause it smiles up -on the one I love,
I'm jeal -ous of the bird -ies in the trees,
They're al -ways sing -ing sweet -est mel -o -dies.
I'm jeal -ous of the pret -ty flow -ers too,
I miss the kiss they al -ways get from you.
I'm jeal -ous of the "tick -tock" on the shelf,
I'm ev -en get -ting jeal -ous of my -self.

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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