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I Started a Joke   Bee Gees

        (acoustic guitar [open D] w/bass):

         [D]v   v   v   v
	---------7-5-4---
	---------------7-
	-----------------
	-----------------


        G        Bm       C        D          [2X]
Verse 1:

        [G]I started a j[Bm]oke
        Wh[C]ich started the wh[D]ole world c[G]rying  [Bm]     [C]
        But [D]I didn't s[G]ee  [Bm]     [C]
                  D   [1, 4: G  Bm  C  D ; 2, 3: G]
That the joke was on me, oh no

Verse 2:

I started to cry
Which started the whole world laughing
Oh, if I'd only seen
That the joke was on me

Chorus:

        [Em]I looked at the s[Bm]kies
        Running my ha[C]nds over my e[G]yes
        And [Bm]I fell out of [Em]bed
        H[/D]urting my h[Am]ead
                              D     [N.C.]
From things that I'd said

Verse 3:

'Til I finally died
Which started the whole world living
        Oh, if I'd only seen [4: ob, yeab]
That the joke was on me

[repeat cborus] 

[repeat verse 3] 
Coda:

        That the [D]joke was on [G]me  [Bm]    [C]   [D]
        G   Bm   C   D    G [end cold]
Oh...


-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers

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