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My Mammy
Words by Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young, Music by Walter Donaldson - 1920
C              Ab7                 F C             G7 C
Am7 G7 G9 C
C             Ab7 F C             G7 C
C              A7 G               E7 C    Cm    Bm     D6       G7                      
C Em F C
F               C F    Cdim    C F               C D9           G7                
E7b9     E7 A9 A7
G             Eb7 Am7 D7 G7
C - C7 -
F - D7 G7
C Em F C
F              F#dim C      G       C       Cm6   D7           G7 C   (repeat chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Ev -'ry thing seems love -ly, When you start to roam.
The birds are sing -ing the day that you stray, But wait un -til you are furth -er a -way.
Things won't be so love -ly, When you're all a -lone.
Here's what you'll keep say -ing, When you're far from home.
Mam -my, Mam -my,
The sun shines East the sun shines West, but I've just learned where the sun shines best.
Mam -my, Mam -my,
My heart strings are tan -gled a -round Al -a -bam -y.
I'se a -com -in', sor -ry that I made you wait.
I'se a -com -in', hope and pray I'm not too late.
Mam -my, Mam -my,
I'd walk a mil -lion miles for one of your smiles, my Mam -my.

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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