Poor boy    (video)    (clip)

 

    C - Am - G - Em   - Am - G  (2x)

 

   Am                                                  G    Am     - G

1. It won't work, poor boy, don't you try again,

     Am                                          G           Am

    fate took away your love and you can't win.

      F                          G                      C - Am

    You can sing the blues all to yourse……..lf,

              F                            G                            C              Am

    but while you're singing she's with someone else, poor boy,

       F                             G                             C  

    while you're singing she's with someone else.

 

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     Am                                               G      Am   - G

2. Love is strange, but, poor boy, it has to be,

         Am                                                 G          Am

    in more than a heart’s weight, you’re just like me.

       F                   G                     C - Am

    You and I can try to face the fau…….lt,

           F                               G                          C             Am

    but we both know there won’t be back no more, poor boy,

     F                               G                          C

    we both know there won’t be back no more.

 

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    Poor boy, I'm sorry you're so blue,

            F                             G                        C     - C7

    but don't forget there's more than one of you.

        F                  G                     C      - Am

    Poor boy, I'm sorry, you're so sad,

          F                            G                         C           Am

    but time will heal, the pain won't be so bad, poor boy,

     F                           G                        C

    time will heal, the pain won't be so bad.

 

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     Am                                               G      Am     - G

3. Let's forget it, poor boy, and let's ride alright,

     Am                                    G       Am

    bad luck can be good luck in disguise.

       F                   G                            C - Am

    Someday new love may come to ca…..….ll,

       F                        G                     C          Am

    poor boy, we'll be rich men after all, poor boy,

      F                         G                    C  

    poor boy, we'll be rich men after all.

 

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    (Cliff Richard)