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oombanjo Lyr Add: You Never Can Tell (Chuck Berry) (15) Lyr Add: YOU NEVER CAN TELL (Chuck Berry) 17 Jun 08


I hope this is how you do this???


Capo 4 in G (G/D) or (C/D)
 G
It was a teenage wedding and the old folks wished them well.
D
You could see that Pierre did truly love the mademoiselle

And now the young monsieur and madame have rung the chapel bell.
G
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."
They furnished off an apartment with a two-room Roebuck sale.
The coolerator was crammed with TV dinners and ginger ale
But when Pierre found work, the little money coming worked out well.
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."

They had a hi-fi phono. Boy, did they let it blast!
Seven hundred little records, all rock, rhythm, and jazz.
But when the sun went down, the rapid tempo of the music fell.
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."

They bought a souped-up jitney. 'Twas a cherry-red fifty-nine.
They drove it down to New Orleans to celebrate their anniversary.
It was there that Pierre was wedded to the lovely mademoiselle.
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."

It was a teenage wedding and the old folks wished them well.
You could see that Pierre did truly love the mademoiselle.
And now the young monsieur and madame have rung the chapel bell.
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."
"Ç'est la vie," say the old folks. "It goes to show you never can tell."


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