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Intro - x2 - C, Em7, Am, Fm

Verse:
C                     Em
I could write my name by the age of 3
Am               Fm
and I don't need anyone
          G
to cut my meat for me.
C                   Em
I'm a big girl now. See my big girl shoes.
Am         Fm
It'll take more than just a 
G
breeze to make me 

Chorus:
Am         E7
fall over. Fall over.
Dm       F         G
Fall overboard. Overboard.
Am       E7
Fall overboard just so
Dm  F   G
you can catch me.

Interlude: C, Em, Am, Fm, G

Verse:
C                Em
But as strong as I seem to think I am
Am             Fm       G
my distressing daaaaaaaaamsel,
C                Em
she comes out at night when the moon's filled up.
Am                        Fm                    G
And your eyes are bright, then I think I simply oughta

Chorus:
Am         E7
fall over. Fall over.
Dm       F         G
Fall overboard. Overboard.
Am       E7
Fall overboard just so
Dm  F   G
you can catch me.
Dm  F   G
You can catch me.

Bridge:
Dm          F        G
I watch the ships go sailing by
Dm            F             G
If I play the girl will you play the guy.
Dm          F           G
And I never thought I'd be the type
Dm          F        G      Dm      F    G
to fall, to fall, to fall, to fall to fall.

Chorus:
Am         E7
fall over. Fall over.
Dm       F         G
Fall overboard. Overboard.
Am       E7
Fall overboard just so
Dm  F   G
you can catch me.

Bridge:
Dm          F        G
I watch the ships go sailing by
Dm            F             G
If I be your girl will you be my guy.
Dm          F           G
And I never thought I'd be the type
Dm          F   G     
to fall, to fall
Am          E7       Dm       F   G
to fall, to fall, to fall, to fall.
Am          E7       Dm       F   G
to fall, to fall, to fall, to fall.     like a billion times.

Chorus:
Am         E7
fall over. Fall over.
Dm       F         G
Fall overboard. Overboard.
Am       E7
Fall overboard just so
Dm  F   G
you can catch me.

Outro: C, Em, Am, Fm, C    
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  1. Ingrid Michaelson is an amazing singer and songwriter. I really love this song!

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