Sippin’ soda    (video)

 

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Sippin' soda, sippin' soda, a-sippin' soda through a straw,

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sippin' soda, sippin' soda, a-sippin' soda through a straw.

 

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1. The prettiest girl (the prettiest girl)

 

    I ever saw (I ever saw)

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    was sippin' soda (was sippin' soda),

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    just through a straw (just through a straw).

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    I asked her what she sat there for,

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    just sippin' soda through a straw.

 

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2. She says to me (she says to me),

 

    oh, can't you see (oh, can't you see),

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    that this is all (that this is all),

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    that I live for (that I live for).

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    I must admit that she looked sweet,

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    when sippin' soda through a straw.

 

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Sippin' soda, sippin' soda, a-sippin' soda through a straw,

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sippin' soda, sippin' soda, a-sippin' soda through a straw.

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 2nd here)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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3. And when she smiled (and when she smiled),

 

    I lost my heart (I lost my heart),

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    I looked around (I looked around),

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    found another straw (found another straw).

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    I wanted one thing more and more,

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    to sip her soda through a straw.

 

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4. I held her hand (I held her hand),

 

    and she held mine (and she held mine),

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    we sipped and sipped (we sipped and sipped),

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    and sipped some more (and sipped some more).

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    This is the end, there is no more,

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    of sippin' soda through a straw.

 

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Oh, sippin' soda, sippin' soda, a-sippin' soda through a straw,

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sippin' soda, sippin' soda, a-sippin' soda through a straw.

 

(orig. = capo 1st)    (Guy Mitchell)