I guess I've got a heart meant for fooling ar[E7/9]ound with chicks,
'Cause in that l[G/B]ove department, I know all the ladies' tricks.
Now I ran across a girl one day, she was as sharp as a girl could be,
And I wasn't sur[Bm7-5]prised to hear her say that she really [G/B]went for me.
She said I was the best man who ever knocked on her door;
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She said I was the best man, the fella she'd waited for.
She said I was the best man at dancing, and nobody can deny
That when it came to romancin' I[Bm7-5] was the A-plus [G/B]number[Cm7-5] one guy.
But then she met my best friend and knocked him right off his pins,
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But still I wasn't worrried, 'cause the best man always wins.
The way it all turned [G/F#]out, there[D6/9/F#] was no doubt
That I was best man in the end;
Yes, I was the [E7/9]best man when she married my best friend.
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So don't you think you're best til you pass the test
And you know all the[C#m7-5] ladies' tricks,
'Cause [E7/9]you'll wind[Bm7-5] up as the [E7/9]best man
While the other guy gets the chicks.