Bryan Adams - Summer of 69

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I got my first real six-string Bought it at the five-and-dime
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Played it till my fingers bled It was the summer of '69
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Me and some guys from school Had a band and we tried real hard
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Jimy quit an Jody got married I shoulda known wed never get far
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Oh when I look back now That summer seemed to last forever
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And if I had the choice Ya - I'd always wanna be there
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Those were the best days of my life
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Ain't no use in complainin' When you got a job to do
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Spent my evenins down at the drive-in And that's when I met you
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Standin on your mama's porch You told me that youd wait forever
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Oh and when you held my hand I knew that it was now or never
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Those were the best days of my life Back in the summer of '69
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Man we were killin' time We were young and restless
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We needed to unwind I guess nothin can last forever forever, no
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And now the times are changin'
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Look at everything that's come and gone
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Sometimes when I play that old six-string
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I think about ya wonder what went wrong
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Standin on your mama's porch You told me that youd wait forever
F#m E A D
Oh and when you held my hand I knew that it was now or never
F#m E INTRO
Those were the best days of my life Back in the summer of '69