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Memphis  Chuck Berry

        Well, long [D5]dista[B6]nce information
Give me Memphis, Tennesee
Help me find a party
That tried to get in touch with me
        Th[E5]ey [E6]did not leave a number
But I know who placed the call
        Cos my u[B5]ncle[B6] took the message
& he wrote it on
        th[E5]e w[E6]all

        Yeh, [B5]help [B6]me, information
Get in touch with my Marie
She's the only one who'd phone me here
From Memphis, Tennesee
        Her[E5] hom[E6]e is on the southside
High upon the ridge,
        Ju[B5]st [B6]a half a mile from the Mississippi Bridge

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        Oh [B5]hel[B6]p me, information
More than that I cannot add
Only that I niss her
& all the fun we had
        Ma[E5]rie[E6] was torn apart because
Her mum did not agree
        Tor[B5]e a[B6]part our happy home
        In Memphis, T[E5]enne[E6]ssee


        Oh [B5]las[B6]t time I saw Marie
She was wavin me goodbye
With hurry home drops on her cheek
Trickle from her eye
        Mari[E5]e i[E6]s only 6 years old,
Information please,
        [B5]Try[B6] to put me through to her
        In Memphis, Tenn[E5]ess[E6]ee

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