Mr. Pitiful    (video)    (midi)

 

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1. They call me Mr. Pitiful, baby, that's my name now,

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    they call me Mr. Pitiful, that's how I got my fame.

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    But people just don't understand what makes a man can feel so blue,

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    ooh, they call me Mr. Pitiful,        'cause I lost someone just like you.

 

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2. The call me Mr. Pitiful, this everybody know now,

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    they call me Mr. Pitiful most every place I go.

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But nobody seems to understand, how can a man sing such a sad song,

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 ooh, when he lost everything,      he lost everything he ever had.  + C ~

 

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+     How can I explain to you,       how somebody can get so very blue ?

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    How can I tell you about my past       if all things end ?

 

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3.      Mr. Pitiful, that's my name now,

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    they call me Mr. Pitiful, that's how I got my fame.

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    But nobody seems to understand, oh, what make a man feel so blue,

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    they call me Mr. Pitiful,        'cause I’m in love with you.

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    Can I explain to you...

 

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+    Everything is going wrong, I've lost everything I had,

    I have to sing this sad song to get back to her,

    and I'm gonna sing this song to you ...

 

    (Otis Redding)