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Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Words and Music by Sidney Clare, Sam H. Stept, and Bee Palmer - 1930
Verse:
C Em        C7 F C
-           F#dim G7 -           G+ C          G7
C Em        C7 F C
G E7 Am        D7 G          G7
Chorus:
C E7 A7 -
D7 G7 C -           G7
C E7 A7 -
D7 G7 C          Fm C
E7 - A7 -
D7 - G7        F#7   F7 G7
C E7 A7 -
D7 G7 C -  (G7  to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
The chorus melody of "Five Foot Two" can be played along with the chorus of this song.
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Verse:
Years -we've been to -geth -er, Seems we can't get a -long;
No mat -ter what I do, It don't ap -peal to you.
Makes no diff -'rence wheth -er I am right or I'm wrong.
If we can't be sweet -hearts, This much you can do:
 
Chorus:
Please Don't Talk A -bout Me When I'm Gone,
Oh, hon -ey, though our friend -ship ceas -es, from now on;
And, lis -ten, if you can't say an -y thing -real nice,
It's bet -ter not to talk at all, is my ad -vice.
We're part -ing, you go your way go mine, it's I'll that we do; best
Here's a kiss! I hope that this brings lots of luck to you.
Makes no diff -'rence how I car -ry on, Re -mem -ber,
Please Don't Talk A -bout Me When I'm Gone.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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