Don’t Talk to Girls (Capo 7)
James Downham

Intro: | G G/F Em C/G | x2

G                       G/F        Em             C/G
Momma always taught me don’t talk to strangers
G     G/F            Em             C/G
Don’t talk to girls
   G                   G/F             Em         C/G
But girl you were stranger than I was prepared for
G                     G/F          Em       C/G
I thought I had no time for that

G                              G/F    Em                     C/G
You walked right up to me – told me that you wanted me
G          G/F        Em                 C/G             G     G/F
I melted into you – what else was I s’posed to do?
Em     C/G         B711no5/E    Cmaj7/G > D6/9add4/A
I melted right into you                  how could momma be so wrong…

G            Am             C/G            Dadd2add4/A
She couldn’t see the truth           Don’t talk to girls
I didn’t listen to                            Don’t talk to girls
I always needed you                    Don’t talk to girls
God how I needed you                Don’t talk to girls

Interlude: | G G/F Em C/G | x2

G                       G/F            Em                C/G
Momma always told me that you were too good for me
G                                          G/F       Em             C/G
  That you’d leave when you figured it out
G                G/F               Em           C/G
Easy just to laugh it off as busybody crazy talk
G             G/F          Em       C/G
  Besides, we were in love

G                             G/F                Em                      C/G
You walked right up to me and you told me that you hated me
G           G/F               Em                     C/G             G     G/F
I died a bit that day – tell me what was I s’posed to say
Em        C/G         B711no5/E    Cmaj7/G > D6/9add4/A
  I died a little that day                    turns out momma was right…

G            Am              C/G          Dadd2add4/A
She always spoke the truth        Don’t talk to girls
I didn’t listen to                           Don’t talk to girls
I never needed you                     Don’t talk to girls
I never needed you                     Don’t talk to girls

G            Am              C/G           Dadd2add4/A
She always spoke the truth         Don’t talk to girls
I didn’t listen to                            Don’t talk to girls
I never needed you                      Don’t talk to girls
God how I needed you                Don’t talk to girls

G                       G/F
Momma always taught me
Em               C/G
Don’t talk to strangers
G    G/F            Em
       Don’t talk to girls

 

Words & Music by James Downham.
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