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HAPPY
Words by Larry Yoell, Music by Neil Moret - 1928
Verse:
Ab - Eb7         Cdim      Eb7
- - Ab            Eb+ Ab
Ebm           F7 Gb7         F7 Bb7 -
- - Fm            Eb7 -
Chorus:
Ab Abm Ab Abm
Ab             Ab+ Db           Eb7  Ab -             Cdim Eb7           Eb+
Ab Abm Ab Abm
Ab             Ab+ Db           Eb7  Ab - -                Ab7
Db Eb Ebm F7
Bbm Bb7         Eb7 - -                Eb+
Ab Abm Ab Abm
Ab             Ab+ Db           Eb7  Ab Ab -     (Eb7 to chorus)       
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Verse:
Why did I sigh, why did I cry, why did I feel so blue?
Nobody cared, nobody shared, worries that I went through.
Only gray skies greeted my eyes ev'ry morn when I'd wake,
Isn't it strange what a big change one little word will make.
 
Chorus:
That's why I'm Happy, my baby just said "yes",
Oh boy I'm Happy today.
I said I'm happy, I'm going "bugs", I guess,
That's why I'm acting this way.
Her lips have told me, What I've been longing for,
There's nothing more I can say,
Except I'm Happy, my baby just said "yes",
That's why I'm Happy to day.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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