Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm GoneWords & Music by Clare & Palmer
Recorded by Arlo Guthrie, 1982
Previously recorded by Gene Austin, 1931 (#3)
C E7 A7 A7sus4 A7 Please don't talk about me when I'm gone, D9 D7 G G+ C Fdim(III) G7 Though our friendship ceases from now on. C E7 A7 A7+5 A7 If you can't say anything that's nice, D9 D7 G G+ C Then best don't talk at all – that's my advice, Bridge: E7 You go your way, I'll go mine, A7 It's best that we do, D9 D7 Here's a kiss -- I hope that this G D7 G7 G7+5 Brings lots of luck to you. C E7 D7 Makes no difference how I carry on, D9 D7 G G+ C Please don't talk about me when I'm gone.