Frankie    (video)

 

    (Spoken : ) Hey Frankie ?

 

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1. I was walking down the street one day,

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    when I looked up, I saw a friend.

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    Hey Frankie,            do you remember me ?

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    He looked at me and then I blushed,

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    'cause I remembered I loved you so much

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    way back then we were friends,

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    going together, but then you left me.

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    Frankie,             do you remember me ?

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    Frankie,             do you remember?

 

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2. You were fifteen, I was twelve,

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    it was summer, we were so in love.

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    I never loved anyone this much,

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    look at me, I'm thrilled to your touch !

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    Hey, Frankie,            do you remember me ?

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    Frankie,             do you remember ?

 

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+  Oh, how you brought me down (down, down),

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    all I did was run around (around).

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    You'll never know how much I loved y.......ou.

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    Frankie,        do you remember ?

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    Do you remember me ?       Frankie.

 

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3. You walked me to the Deli then,

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    we sat in the booth where it all began.

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    I looked into your big eyes and

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    said to myself, we coulda had twins.

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    Hey, Frankie,            do you remember ?

 

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+  Oh, how you brought me down (down, down),

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    all I did was run around (around).

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    You'll never know how much I loved y.......ou.

 

+  G - D - C - D (2x)         +  A - E - D - E (2x)

 

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4. He looked at me and then I blushed,

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    'cause I remembered, when I loved you so much,

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    way back when we were friends,

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    going together, but then you left me.

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    Frankie,            do you remember me ?

 

       A        - E - D                   E          A

    Frankie,            do you remember me ?

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    Frankie,      do you remember me ?

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    Do you remember me ? Me, Frankie !

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    Oh, Frankie, my baby,       do you remember me ?

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    Frankie,            do you remember me ?

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    Frankie !

 

(orig. = capo 4th)    (Sister Sledge)