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Mary-Lou chords

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Please forgive me for my humble interpretation. I found it quite tricky, I hope you like it

[Verse 1]
Am             C         F
Mamas put your babies to sleep,
G                       F        Em
story too gruesome for them this is.
Am             C           F
In Junior High she said goodbye,
G                       F         G
to her parents and ran away with a boy.
    Dm       C      G        Am
She left her family warm and kind,
Dm         C                    G           Am
all of her friends said "You´re out of your mind".
G                         Am
Life of her own she would find,
     G                     F     E
it´s Monday and she´s gotta grind.

[Verse 2]
Am                      C           F
A job as a waitress she sure was to find,
G               F        G
beautiful face, mind of a child.
Am                    C        F
Boy got her pregnant, Mary-Lou cried,
G                           F          G
"For this I am too young oh why did you lie?"
    Dm         C          G     Am
You said "It´s okay if we do it today",
Dm       C               G        Am
I was so scared that you would go away.
G                            Am
"Despite all the papers been signed,
G                          E
mama take me back be so kind".

Am     G                   C
Only a child, reckless and wild,
              F    G     Am
needs to come home again.
                G              F    C    G    Am
He promised the moon but won´t marry you.
           G              C
Nothing to do, eating for two,
           F           G   Am
he´s goin´ out with someone new.
            G                  F
Sunshine or rain, it´s all the same,
           C       G    Am
life isn´t gray oh Mary-Lou.

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