You Can't Do That

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I got something to say that might cause you pain,
If I catch you talking to that boy again,
I'm gonna let you down,
And leave you flat, Because I told you before, oh,
You can't do that

Well, it's the second time, I've caught you talking to him,
Do I have to tell you one more time, I think it's a sin,
I think I'll let you down,
Let you down and leave you flat, Gonna let you down and leave you flat, Because I've told you before, oh,
You can't do that

Everybody's green,
'Cause I'm the one, who won your love,
But if they'd seen,
You're talking that way they'd laugh in my face

So please listen to me, if you wanna stay mine,
I can't help my feelings, I'll go out of my mind
I'm gonna let you down, let you down
And leave you flat, Gonna let you down and leave you flat, Because I've told you before, oh, you can't do that
You can't do that. You can't do that
You can't do that. You can't do that
You can't do that

Everybody's green,
'Cause I'm the one who won your love,
But if they'd seen,
You're talking that way they'd laugh in my face

So please listen to me, if you wanna stay mine,
I can't help my feelings, I'll go out of my mind
I'm gonna let you down, let you down
And leave you flat, Gonna let you down and leave you flat, Because I've told you before, oh,
You can't do that

Written by: JOHN LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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