Introd: A Gdim D Edim B7 E7 A G A D G D G D You've got to accentuate the positive, A7 G7 A7 G A7 Eliminate the negative, D G D G D And latch on to the affirmative, A7 G A7 D Don't mess with Mister In-Between. A G A D G D G D You've got to spread joy up to the maximum A7 G A7 G A7 Bring gloom down to the minimum D G D G D Have faith or pandemonium's A7 G A7 D Li'ble to walk upon the scene. Bridge: Gdim D Gdim D7 To illustrate my last remark Gdim A7 G Edim G D Jonah in the whale, Noah in the ark. Gdim D Edim B7 E7 What did they do just when ev'rything looked so dark? A7 G A7 D G D G D Man, they said "We'd better accentuate the positive A7 G A7 G A7 "Eliminate the negative D G D G D "And latch on to the affirmative A7 G A7 D Edim B7 Don't mess with Mister In-Between, no, no, A7 G A7 D Don't mess with Mister In-Between."