The Searchers

Love potion no 9(Keyboard chords)

The Searchers

Key: Am

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	        verse 1:  
	Em                        Am 
	I took my troubles down to Madame Ruth  
	Em                           Am 
	You know that gypsy with the gold-capped tooth  
        G                        Em         Am  
	She's got a pad down at 34th and Vine  
	Sellin' little bottles of  
        B7                  Em  
	Love Potion Number Nine  
verse 2:  
	I told her that I was a flop with chicks  
	I'd been this way since 1956  
	She looked at my palm and she made a magic sign  
	She said 'What you need is  
	Love Potion Number Nine'  
	She bent down and turned around and gave me a wink  
	She said 'I'm gonna make it up right here in the sink'  
	It smelled like turpentine and looked like India ink  
           B7 tacit                   B7 tacit 
	I held my nose, I closed my eyes, I took a drink  
verse 3:  
	I didn't know if it was day or night  
	I started kissin' everything in sight  
	But when I kissed the cop down at 34th and Vine  
	He broke my little bottle of  
	Love Potion Number Nine  
instrumental: chords same as bridge; sing last line ('I held...')  
(repeat verse 3)  
	B7                  Em 
	Love Potion Number Nine  
	B7                  Em 
	Love Potion Number Nine  
	B7                  E   F   E   G    Em  
	   {hold}           --single notes--  
	Love Potion Number Nine  


Written by Leiber/Stoller

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