Jokers Are Wild

 

Pat Robinson

 

 

F F/E Dm F  Bb Bb/A Gm

F           F/E         Dm         F
She was the queen of my heart for awhile
Bb         Bb/A      Gm
Moonlight, satin and wine
F           F/E       Dm         F            Bb C
Holding the love of a woman much younger than I
F         F/E         Dm        F
And I was king in her life for awhile
Bb         Bb/A         Gm
Love often changes it's mind
F        F/E              Dm             F             Bb C
I always thought that the king takes the queen every time
                F
But jokers were wild
C                F    C
When jokers are wild
               Dm
Kings can get lonely
F                  Bb  Bb/A Gm               F
The queen's gonna' hide     that look in her eyes
C             Bb Gm           Dm  Bb
You'll never see a heart goin' crazy
    F                          C
But you'll lose a queen every time
               F   F/E Dm F   Bb Bb/A  Gm
The jokers are wild
F             F/E        Dm            F
A promise can die in the cold light of day
Bb           Bb/A        Gm
Wishes don't always come true
F              F/E       Dm          F          Bb   C
But how can it be that a king lost a queen to a fool?
            F   C
Jokers were wild
C                F      C
When jokers are wild
              Dm    F
Kings can get lonely
F                  Bb   Gm               F    C
The queen's gonna' hide that look in her eyes
             Bb   Gm           Dm   Bb
You'll never see a heart goin' crazy
    F                         C
But you'll lose a queen every time
               F
The jokers are wild
C               F
When jokers are wild
C             Dm
Kings can get lonely
F              Bb  Gm               F    C
Queens gonna' hide that look in her eyes
             Bb  Gm            Dm   Bb
You'll never see a heart goin' crazy
    F                         C
But you'll lose a queen every time
               F
The jokers are wild
C          F
Jokers are wild

F F/E Dm F  Bb Bb/A Gm      fade over  jokers are wild