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THE EMPRESS

WORDS & MUSIC:   Earl P. Reinhalter



         INTRO:  like verse (see below)


                     Am/C          Am
             I.  the empress is naked.
                     Am/C          Am
                 the empress is naked.
                     Am/G   Am/E
                 she has no clothes,
                     Am/G   Am/E
                 she has no clothes.
                 Am/C               Am
                 won't someone tell her?
                 Am/C              Am
                 someone who loves her
                        Am/G      Am/E
                 should break the news,
                 Am/G   Am
                 break  the news.


  INSTRUMENTAL:  like verse


                 Am/C           Am
            II.  she has no pockets,
                 Am/C              Am
                 no place for your thoughts.
                     Am/G    Am/E
                 her mind is closed,
                     Am/G    Am/E
                 her mind is closed.
                     Am/C              Am
                 the Great Wall of China,
                 Am/C            Am
                 she's the designer.
                    Am/G       Am/E
                 no matter the pose,
                   Am/G    Am
                 a rose is a rose.


                     C             Am
        CHORUS:  the empress is naked.
                                G   Em    G
                 her kingdom is quakin'.
                     G   Em  Am
                 she has no  clothes.


  INSTRUMENTAL:  like verse


                 /// REPEAT CHORUS ///


   GUITAR SOLO:  Am


                 /// REPEAT CHORUS ///


                 Am/C             Am
           III.  who could ignore her?
                 Am/C            Am
                 who will inform her?
                     Am/G     Am/E
                 she needs to know,
                     Am/G     Am/E
                 she needs to know.
                 Am/C          Am
                 if she denies it,
                 Am/C               Am
                 don't try to fight it.
                      Am/G      Am/E
                 just leave her go,
                      Am/G  Am
                 just leave her go.


                 /// REPEAT CHORUS ///


  INSTRUMENTAL:  like verse

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