Roy Orbison – Almost Eighteen chords

Chords
Transpose:
Almost Eighteen:Roy Orbison.
Recorded on RCA in 1959. Didn't chart.
Too bad, because it's a good song.
(Acoustic guitar.)

INTRO: A

#1.
AAlmost eighteen a lot of sugar and lace.
D AAlmost eighteen with an angel face.
EShe says I'm her kind of guy..
D Eand if I leave her she'll die..uh, huh.
#2.
A I'll flip upside down and all the way around.
I'm acting like a clown because I think I've found,
Dthe cream of the crop, I know I'll never stop..
A EI'll go on lovin' my baby, she's a grown up lady, now.
CHORUS:
DFull skirt, don't flirt, ballerina shoes..
B Epin slips, two lips that never sing the blues.
#3.
AAlmost eighteen, a ribbon in her hair.
D AAlmost eighteen, my baby's young and fair.
E DUh-uh, I'll never let her go..because, oh,
EI love her so, oh-oh.
#4.
AShe's gonna have her birthday then we'll run away.
We're gonna find a preacher, let him be the teacher.
DGonna Honeymoon all through the month of June..
A Edarlin' we'll have time until we're ninety nine, yea, yea.
CHORUS:
DWedding bells gonna ring, we're gonna be together.
B EI love her, she loves me, our love'll live forever.
#5.
AAlmost eighteen, she's a swingin' queen.
D AAlmost eighteen, oh, what a lovely dream.
E D EUntil the end of time my baby's mine, all mine, uh-huh.
AAlmost Eighteen..
OUTRO:
AAlmost eighteen..almost eighteen..almost eighteen..(Fade.)
A fifties smash from Kraziekhat.
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