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Paper Roses
Words and Music by Janice Torre and Fred Spielman - 1960
C                   - G7 -
- - C -
- -                  C7 F -
G7 - C -
F -                  G7 F                C -              A+
Dm G7 C -
F -                  G7 F -              A+
Dm G7 C -         (repeat all)
Dm G7 C - End
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Note: This song is in the key of C, but the chorus starts with an F chord.
I realized the way your eyes deceived me,
With tender looks that I mistook for love.
So take away the flowers that you gave me,
And send the kind that you remind me of.

Paper Roses, Paper Roses:
Oh how real those roses seem to be.
But they're only imitation,
Like your imitation love for me.
(repeat verse and chorus)
Like your imitation love for me.

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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