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Thread #15194   Message #487815
Posted By: Trapper
20-Jun-01 - 10:53 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Stealin'
Subject: RE: Lyr/Chords Req: stealing
A quick search of google.com reveals...

- Al

from http://www.alisonashley.com/sngsteal.htm

STEALING'
evidently by Gus Cannon
but I thought it was a 30's jug band song
I learned it in 1970 - from Jeffrey Burr - of Racine WVa
then recently the mumbly peg champion of Berea (KY) College
My arrangement was also worked over by Kenny Sobel
Bb --- capo @ 1

Put your (A/Bb)arms around me - [Baby/Darling']
Like a (A7/Bb7)circle 'round the sun
I (D/Eb)want you - to love me
like my easy rider (Dm/Ebm)done(Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)

You don't be(A/Bb)lieve (E7/F7)I (A/Bb)love you
But look what a (A/Bb)fool - (E7/F7)I've (A/Bb)been
You don't be(A/Bb)lieve (E7/F7)I'm (A/Bb)sinking'
But look what a (A/Bb)hole - (E7/F7)I'm (A/Bb)in

Stealing' - (A7/Bb7)Stealing' - pretty Baby
Don't you tell on me(Dm/Ebm--Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)
'Cause I'm (A/Bb)stealing' back - to my
(E7/F7)same old - used to (A/Bb)be (A7/Bb7--D/Eb--Dm7/Ebm7--A/Bb--E7/F7)

You (A/Bb)said you love me
But you (A7/Bb7)know it ain't true
(D/Eb)Ev'ry time I [call you]
[I can't seem to get (Dm/Ebm)thru](Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)

You don't be(A/Bb)lieve (E7/F7)I (A/Bb)love you
But look what a (A/Bb)fool - (E7/F7)I've (A/Bb)been
You don't be(A/Bb)lieve (E7/F7)I'm (A/Bb)sinking'
But look what a (A/Bb)hole - (E7/F7)I'm (A/Bb)in

Stealing' - (A7/Bb7)Stealing' - pretty Baby
Don't you tell on me(Dm/Ebm--Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)
'Cause I'm (A/Bb)stealing' back - to my
(E7/F7)same old - used to (A/Bb)be (A7/Bb7--D/Eb--Dm7/Ebm7--A/Bb--E7/F7)


(Stealing' -) A7/Bb7(Stealing' - pretty Baby Don't you tell on me)Dm/Ebm--Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm
('Cause I'm) A/Bb(stealing' back - to my)
E7/F7(same old - used to) A/Bb(be) A7/Bb7--D/Eb--Dm7/Ebm7--A/Bb--E7/F7

I (A/Bb)love you in blue
I (A7/Bb7)love you in red
But (D/Eb)most of all - Baby
I love you in -----
(Dm/Ebm)green(Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)

You don't be(A/Bb)lieve (E7/F7)I (A/Bb)love you
But look what a (A/Bb)fool - (E7/F7)I've (A/Bb)been
You don't be(A/Bb)lieve (E7/F7)I'm (A/Bb)sinking'
But look what a (A/Bb)hole - (E7/F7)I'm (A/Bb)in

Stealing' - (A7/Bb7)Stealing' - pretty Baby don't you tell on me(Dm/Ebm--Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)
'Cause I'm (A/Bb)stealing' back - to my
(E7/F7)same old - used to (A/Bb)be (A7/Bb7--D/Eb--Dm7/Ebm7--A/Bb--E7/F7)


Stealing' - (A7/Bb7)Stealing' -
pretty Baby don't you tell on me(Dm/Ebm--Dm7/Ebm7--Dm/Ebm)
'Cause I'm (A/Bb)stealing' back - [to my
(E7/F7)same old]
(A/Bb)Stealing' back - [to my
(E7/F7)same old]
'Cause I'm (A/Bb)stealing' back - to my
(E7/F7)same old
used to (A/Bb)be (A7/Bb7--D/Eb--Dm7/Ebm7--A/Bb--E7/F7A/Bb)