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Everything Happens to me

Words by Tom Adair

Music by Matt Dennis

q = 60
Medium Swing
straight

rhythm section only

C7
B9 E7
C7 B7 B7 3
E7
bb
j
n
n
b b j b
& b b c J b b J n
.

INTRO

j
I

A 5

B9
E7
C7
B7
b
& b bb
make a date for golf, and you can
ne - ver miss a thing. I've had the

B7
b
& b bb

bet your life it rains.


mea - sles and the mumps.

E7
D7
C7
b

try to give a
Ev - 'ry - time I

A7

par - ty, and the


play an ace, my

B7

F7

C7

n

I
And

guy up - stairs com - plains.


part - ner al - ways trumps.

b
& b bb

I
I

F9

guess I'll go through life, just catch -ing colds and mis -sing trains.
guess I'm just a fool, who ne - ver looks be - fore he jumps.

B7
E7
A^7
B7
A7
A6
1.
2.
j
b
b
j

&

11

Ev -'ry - thing hap -pens to me.

Ev 'ry - thing hap - pens to me.

At

E7(11)
b
& b bb

D^7

A7[]

B 15

rst, my heart thought you could break this

E7(11)
b
& b bb

love would turn the trick

D7(11)
b
& b bb

G7[]
b

19

now

F
b
& b bb

21

just can't fool

to

end

mort -gaged all

my

C 23

B9
b
& b bb

in

te - le -graphed and phoned and sent an

B7
b
& b bb

ans - wer was good - bye and there was

27

the

air.

A7

B7

C

n

E7

I've

F7

in love just once, and then it

B7
b
& b bb

Ev

thing

E(b13)

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'ry

had

hap

pens

to

me.

to

F9

be with you.

A6

fell

Your

e - ven pos - tage due.

b
& b bb

I've

air - mail spe - cial, too.

E7
D7
C7
b

25

me.

E9(4)

E7
C7
B7

cas - tles

But

Head that thinks for

F^7
F7
B7

A7

That

des - pair.

C^7
j
b
This

me.

D^7

j
b

n b

jinx for

A7[]

17

B7