INTRO (solo) I'm [C]leaning on a [G7]lamp, maybe you [Am7]think [Dm]I look a [G7]tramp, Or you may [C]think I'm [Am7]hanging [D7]'round to [G7]steal a [C]car. [Dm7][G7] But [C]no I'm not a [G7]crook, and if you [Am7]think [Dm]that's what I [G7]look, I'll tell you [C]why I'm [Am]here and [D7]what my motives [G7]are. [Dm7][G7]
VERSE 1 I'm [C] leaning on a lamppost, At the corner of the street In case a [G7] certain Little lady comes [C] by Oh me [G7] Oh [C] my [Am] I [G] hope the little [D7] lady comes [G] by
VERSE 2 I [C] don't know if she'll get away, She doesn't always get away But [G7] anyhow I know that she'll [C] try Oh me [G7]Oh [C] my [Am] I [G] hope the little [D7] lady comes [G] by
BRIDGE Theres no other [G7] girl I would wait for But [C] this one I'd break any [E7] date [Am] for I [D7] won't have to ask What she's [Am] late [D7] for She [G7] wouldn't leave me flat She's not a [G7] girl like that
VERSE 3 Oh she's [C] absolutely wonderful, And marvellous and beautiful And [G7] anyone can Understand [C7] why I'm [F] leaning on a lamppost, At the [D7] corner of the street In case a [C] certain Little [G7] lady passes [C] by.
REPEAT FASTER FROM VERSE 1
Added or amended 5th February 2015 Reproduced soley for educational purposes