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From: Mack and Mabel

Tap Your Troubles Away


by

JERRY HERMAN

Published Under License From

MPL Communications, Inc.

1974 JERRY HERMAN


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Tap Your Troubles Away
Music and Lyrics by
JERRY HERMAN

Moderately Bright (with a light touch)

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1. Tap your trou - bles a - way,
2. Tap your trou - bles a - way,
3. Tap your trou - bles a - way,

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Youve bounced a big check, your mom has the
Youre sued for di - vorce, your broth - er gets
A rag - ing ty - phoon, an earth - quake in

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1974 JERRY HERMAN


All Rights Controlled by JERRYCO MUSIC CO.
Exclusive Agent: EDWIN H. MORRIS & COMPANY, A Division of MPL Communications, Inc.
International Copyright Secured All Rights Reserved

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va - pors. Tap your trou - bles a -
locked up. Tap your trou - bles a -
Ja - va. Tap your trou - bles a -

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way, Your car had a wreck,
way, Youre fat as a horse,
way, The rats in Ran - goon,

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theyre serv - ing you pa - pers. When youre the
and nd that youre knocked - up. When you need
the on - com -ing la - va. Some peo - ple

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one that it al - ways rains on,
some - thing to turn your mind off,
con - stant - ly take a lick - ing, But

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Sim - ply try put - ting your Mar - y Janes
Why not try tap - ping your poor be - hind
youll nev - er know when your cleats are click -

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on. Your boss just gave you the ax,
off. Your boat goes o - ver the falls,
ing. So through the mi - re and mud,

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Theres years of back tax you sim - ply cant
The plane youre on stalls, the pi - lot yells
Through - re and ood, sin - cere - ly I

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pay. If a sky full of
Pray! When your par - a - chute
say: When the wolfs at your

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crap al - ways lands in your lap Make a curt - sy and
strap is be - gin - ning to snap, Smile a big smile and
door, Theres a blue - bird in

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tap your trou-bles a - way. store if you
tap your trou-bles a - way.
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glide cross the oor, till your ank - les get sore, Just
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tap (tap) your trou-bles a - way!
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