FANCY REBA MCENTIRE/Lyn Anderson Hey Yall its TIN MAN again giving you Even more country greats!! Where would country music be if we dont Acknowledge the old timers! That influenced Our modern day superstars!!! YOUR GONNA NEED AN A HARP TO PLAY THIS!! DONT FORGET TO VOTE AND ADD TO FAVOURITES!!! KEY A 4 -6b -6b 6 -6b -6b -6b Well I re-mem-ber it all -6b 6 -6b -6b -6b 6 ve-ry well look-in back 5 5 4 -4 -4 4 -4 -4 -4 It was the sum-mer I turned eigh-teen 4 -4 -4 4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 We lived in a one room, run-down shack -4 4 -4 -4 4 -4 4 4 On the out-skirts of New Or-leans 4 6 -6b -6b -6b-6b -5b 7 -5b -6b We did-nt have mon-ey for food or rent 6 5 4 -4 4 -4 -4 5 To say the least we were hard pressed 4 -4 -4 4 -4 4 -4 -4 -4 4 -4 Then ma-ma spent ev-ery last pen-ny we had 4 -4 -4 4 -4 4 4 To buy me a dan-cin dress -6b 7 -7 8 6 -6b 6 -6b -6b 7 Well ma-ma washed and combed and curled my hair 7 -6b 6 6 6 -6b -6b -5b 7 And then she paint-ed my eyes and lips -6b -5b 6 5 6 6 6 5 then I stepped in-to a sa-tin 6 6 -6b -6b -6b 4 -4 Dan-cin dress that had a split -4 4 -4 5 4 4 4 4 on the side clean up to my hip 7 -7 8 -6b -6b 6 -6b -6b -5b -6b -5b 7 It was red vel-vet trim-in and it fit me good -6b -5b 6 6 5 6 6 6 Stand-in back from the look-in glass 6 6 5 6 -6b There stood a wom-an -6b -6b -4 -4 4 4 4 where a half grown kid had stood -6b -6b 5 7 7 5 -6b 5 She said, Ma-ma, what do I do? 5 5 4 -6b -6b She said, Just be nice -6b -6b -4 -6b -5b -5b -5b to the gen-tle-men Fan-cy -5b 4 6 4 -5b 4 And theyll be nice to you CHORUS 6 -6b -5b 7 -5b -5b 6 7 She said heres your one chance Fan-cy 6 6 8 5 dont let me down 6 -6b 4 5 4 4 -4 -4 She said heres your one chance Fan-cy -4 -4 -6b 4 dont let me down 4 5 -6b 6 -7 7 6 7 -5b Well, Lord for-give me for what I do, -6b -6b -5b -7 -5b but if you want out 7 -5b 6 7 6 Well, its up to you. 6 -6b -5b 6 6 Now, dont let me down, 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 -6b -6b now your ma-mas gon-na move you up-town 6 -4 5 6 5 Well, I guess she did VERSE 2 Mama dabbed a little bit of perfume on my neck And she kissed my cheek Then I saw the tears wellin up in her troubled eyes When she started to speak She looked at a pitiful shack And then she looked at me and took a ragged breath She said your pas run off and Im real sick And the babys gonna starve to death She handed me a heart shaped locket that said To thine own self be true And I shivered as I watched a roach crawl across The tow of my high heel shoe It sounded like somebody else that was talkin Askin mama what do I do She said just be nice to the gentlemen fancy And theyll be nice to you REPEAT CHORUS VERSE 3 Well, that was the last time I saw my ma The night I left that rickety shack The welfare people came and took the baby Mama died and I aint been back But the wheels of fate had started to turn And for me there was no way out And it wasnt very long til I knew exactly What my mamas been talkin about I knew what I had to do but I made myself this solemn vow That is gonna be a lady someday Though I dont know when or how I couldnt see spending the rest of my life With my head hung down in shame you know I might have been born just plain white trash But fancy was my name REPEAT CHORUS VERSE 4 It wasnt very long after a benevolent man Took me off the street And one week later I was pourin his tea In a five room hotel suite I charmed a king, a congressman And an occasional aristocrat Then I got me a georgia mansion In an elegant new york townhouse flat And I aint done bad Now in this world theres a lot of self-righteous hippocrits That would call me bad And criticize mama for turning me out No matter how little we had But though I aint had to worry bout nothin For nigh on fifteen years I can still hear the desperation in my poor Mamas voice ringin in my ear REPEAT CHORUS ENJOY!!!