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Mack The Knife  Traditional

Oh the s[C6]hark has pretty t[Dm7]eeth, dear
And he s[G7]hows them pearly wh[C6]ite
Just a j[C9]ack knife[C] has MacH[Dm7]eath, dear
And he ke[G7]eps it out of s[C6]ight

When the shark bites with his teeth, dear
Scarlet billows start to spread
Fancy gloves though wears MacHeath, dear
So there's not a trace of red

On the sidewalk, Sunday morning
Lies a body oozing life
Someone's sneaking round the corner
Is the someone Mack the knife?

From a tug boat by the river
A cement bag's dropping down
The cement's just for the weight, dear
Bet you Mack is back in town

Louie Miller disappeared, dear
After drawing out his cash
And MacHeath spends like a sailor
Did our boy do something rash?

Sukey Tawdry, Jenny Diver
Polly Peachum, Lucy Brown
Oh the line forms on the right, dear
Now that Mack is back in town

C6 = x32210
C9 = x32330
DM7 = x00211
G7 = 320001


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