Sunteți pe pagina 1din 6

From: “The Drowsy Chaperone”

Accident Waiting To Happen


by

LISA LAMBERT and GREG MORRISON

Published Under License From

Hal Leonard Music Publishing

Copyright © 1999 Lisa Lambert and Gmorr Inc.


All Rights Reserved Used by Permission

NOTICE: Purchasers of this musical file are entitled to use it for their personal enjoyment and musical fulfillment. However, any
duplication, adaptation, arranging and/or transmission of this copyrighted music requires the written consent of the copyright owner(s)

!
and of Hal Leonard Music Publishing. Unauthorized uses are infringements of the copyright laws of the United States and other
countries and may subject the user to civil and/or criminal penalties.

musicnotes.com
ACCIDENT WAITING TO HAPPEN
Words and Music by
Freely LISA LAMBERT and GREG MORRISON
C9 F/E D /C A/G
x x xx x x x o

3 3
3 3 3

3 3 3 3

F/E B 13 E /B Fm/ B Gm/B Fm/ B


xx x o x x x x x xo x x

ROBERT:

There was a time I could stop on a dime, for -


3

colla voce

E /B Fm/ B Fm7 B 7 G7
x x x x x ooo

bear - ance was one of my tal - ents. But, since you’ve been a - round I

Cm Cm/B F7 B 7
x x x x
3 4

can’t hold my ground. I’m con - sist - ent - ly los - ing my bal - ance. I’m an

Copyright © 1999 Lisa Lambert and Gmorr Inc.

!
All Rights Reserved Used by Permission

Compliments of musicnotes.com
2 Soft-Shoe tempo, with a graceful swing
E 6 Edim7 Fm7 B 7 E 6 Edim7
xx xx x xx xx

ac - ci - dent wait - ing to hap - pen. I’m a mis-hap a - bout to en - sue.

Fm7 B 9 G7 Cm G7 Cm
x o x ooo x ooo x
3 3

I’m the toy on the stair, the three-leg-ged chair, the

3
3
3

F13 B 13 B 7 5 E 6 Edim7
x x o x o x xx xx

hem that’s been caught by a shoe. When my two love-sick arms start - ed flap -

Fm7 B 7 E E 7 A6 C7
x xx xx x x x o
3

- pin’, there was noth -ing my an - kles could do. I’m an

! Compliments of musicnotes.com
Fm7 B 7 Gm C7 Fm7 B 7 3
x x o x
3

3 3

ac - ci - dent wait - ing to hap - pen, so how be I hap - pen to


3 3

E 6 C7 5( 9) Fm7 B 13 E
xx x o xx

you?
3 3

Freely
Dm9 G13 C Dm/C Cmaj7 Dm/C
x x x x o o x x x ooo x x
3 3
JANET:

When men say I’m sweet and they fall at my feet, my


3

C Dm/ C Dm7 G7 E7sus E7 Am Am/G


x o o x x xxo ooo o o oo o o oo xo o x o

heart does - n’t beat an - y fast - er. But, when you lose con - trol it touch -es my soul, so I’m

! Compliments of musicnotes.com
4 Soft-Shoe tempo
D7sus D7 G11 G G13 E13 A 13 G7 D7 5
xxo xxo xx ooo x oo oo x ooo x
5 3 4 4

brac - ing my - self for dis - as - ter. You’re an

3 3 3

C6 C dim7 Dm7 D7 5( 9) G13 G7 5 C6 C dim7


x o x x xxo x x x x x o x x
3 4 3 3

ac - ci - dent wait - ing to hap - pen, a ca - tas - tro - phe des - tined to be.

Dm7 G7 E7 Am E7 Am
xxo ooo o o oo xo o o o oo xo o

ROBERT: JANET: BOTH:

I’m the rags in the cel - lar, a bro - ken um - brel - ler, a

3 3
3 3
D7 G7 G7 5 C6 C dim7
xxo ooo x x x o x x
3

JANET:

branch hang-ing low from a tree. I can see my - self jump - in’ ’n’ clap-

! Compliments of musicnotes.com
Dm7 G7 C6 C9 F6 A7 5
xxo ooo x o x x x xo o o

BOTH:

- pin’ for a man who lives dan - ger - ous - ly. I’m an
(You’re)

3 3 3
Dm7 G7 Em7 A9 Dm7 G7
xxo ooo o o o xo xxo ooo

JANET: 3

ac - ci - dent wait - ing to hap - pen, so hur - ry and hap - pen to


3

3
Slowly
C6 C/B Gm7/B A7 Dm7 Dm6/F Em Em7 5 A7
x o x xo o x xo o o xxo x o ox o ooo xx xo o o

BOTH:

me. I’m an ac - ci - dent wait -ing to hap - pen, so


3
(You’re)
3 3

rit.

Dm7 G7 C6/9
xxo ooo x

N.C.

hur - ry and hap - pen to me.

! Compliments of musicnotes.com