Don't let me be misunderstood (capo 2nd)    (video)    (intro)    (midi)

 

    Am - Dm - Am - Dm

 

     Am                           G

1. Baby, do you understand me now,

F                                          E

    sometimes I feel a little mad.

               Am                                                      G

    Well, don't you know that no-one alive can always be an angel,

F                                                 E

    and when things go wrong I seem to be bad.

 

       C                                Am          

But I'm just a soul who's intentions are good.

F   - - - - - -Dm       - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -   Am     - Dm - Am - Dm

    oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood !

 

     Am                            G               

2. Baby, sometimes I'm so carefree,      

F                                         E

    with a joy that's hard to hide,

            Am                                 G

    and sometimes it seems that all I have to do is worry,

F                                                         E

    and then you're bound to see my other side.

 

          C                               Am          

But , I'm just a soul who's intentions are good.

F    - - - - -    Dm       - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  Am

    oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood !

 

G-F                   G          F                  G

      If I seem edgy, I want you to know,

       F                 G                    C       Am

    that I never mean to take it out on you.

F                       G                 F                G       

    Life has it's problems and I get my share,

      F                           G              E

    and that's one thing I never mean to do, 'cause I love you !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Am               G

3. Oh, oh, oh, baby, don't you know I'm human,

F                                        E

    have thoughts like any other one.

     Am                                 G

    Sometimes I find myself long regretting

F                                                   E

    some foolish thing, some little simple thing I've done.

 

          C                                Am          

But , I'm just a soul who's intentions are good.

F    - - - - - -Dm       - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  Am         - Dm

    oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood !

          C                               Am          

Yes, I'm just a soul who's intentions are good.

F    - - - - - -Dm       - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  Am      - Dm

    oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood !

          C                               Am          

Yes, I'm just a soul who's intentions are good.

F    - - - - - -Dm       - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -    Am         - Dm

    oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood !  .......

 

(orig. = capo 2nd; video=capo 3rd)    (The Animals)