He whistled at me    (video)

 

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    Woo woo woo woo, nobody can do it like a steam train !

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    Woo woo woo woo, nobody can do it like a steam train !

 

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1. I was waiting at the station, I was all anticipation,

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    I was painted, I was polished, I was shining like a star.

 

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And then he whistled at me, he looked in my direction,

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he whistled at me, this could be my connection.

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All because he whistled at me, he sure knew how to woo me,

        Em                                                       A

he whistled at me, they're gonna hitch him to me.

 

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    I'd been out of circulation, I had lost my motivation,

        D

    rejected and dejected, then he was on the line.

               Em                                             A

    In an atmosphere all steamy he said things I thought were dreamy,

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    he said I was good looking, said I was divine.

 

                    Em                   A                     Em                    A

2. Then he started getting fresher, started putting on the pressure.

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   from the sounds that he was making I could tell that he was mine.

 

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But then he whistled at me, I knew he had to choose me,

        Em                                                  A

he whistled at me, and now he'll never lose me.

           A7             D                                                    Bm

All because he whistled at me, now ev'ry time you'll find him

        Em                                                     A

he whistled at me, you'll find me there behind him.

 

 

 

 

 

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+  Woo woo woo woo, nobody can do it like a steam train !

         D    C     D     C    D                  C                  D      C

    Woo woo woo woo, listen to the rhythm of a steam train !

 

          D                                                    Bm

He whistled at me, he sure knew how to do it,

        Em                                                 A

he whistled at me, this time he really blew it.

            A7            D                                                      Bm

All because he whistled at me, he sure knew how to move me,

        Em                                                     A

he whistled at me, and now they can't undo me.

           A7             D                                                    Bm

All because he whistled at me, now ev'ry time you'll find him,

        Em                                                     A

he whistled at me, you'll find me there behind him ...

 

    (Webber / Stilgoe)