Intro Eb/Db Bb/F Eb/Db Dbmaj7 Dbmaj7(5b) N.C. Em Em/D Em/C# Em/C Bsus4 Verse B Em Tell me quickly what's the story Em/D Who saw what and why and where? Em/C# Em/C Let him give a full description Bsus4 B Em Let him answer to Javert! Bridge D7 G Javert, would you believe it? F C I was lost here in the dark D7 G When this prostitute attacked me F B7 You can see she left her mark Verse Em She will answer for her actions Em/D If you make a full report Em/C# Em/C You may rest assured, M'sieur, Bsus4 B Em That she will answer to the court. Bridge D7 G There's a child who sorely needs me F C Please M'sieur, she's but that high D7 G Holy God, is there no mercy? F B7 If I go to jail she'll die! Verse Em I have heard such protestations Em/D Every day for twenty years Em/C# Em/C Let's have no more explainations Bsus4 B Em Save your breath, save your tears G/D Em/C# Honest work, just reward, C B Em That's the way to please the Lord. Interlude Fm/C Gm7/D A moment of your time, Javert Fm/C Gm7/D Fm/C I do believe this woman's tale Dbmaj7 But M'sieur Mayor! Bbm You've done your duty Eb6/Bb Let her be Bbm Cm7 Bbm She needs a doctor, not a jail. Gb But M'sieur Mayor! Fm Can this be? Gb Fm Where will she end - Gb Am This child without a friend? C-Part Em I've seen your face before Am Em Show me some way to help you F C/E How have you come to grief Gsus4 G C In such a place as this? Fm Eb/G M'sieur, don't mock me now, I pray Abm Eb/Bb It's hard enough I've lost my pride Cm Gm/Bb You let your foreman send me away Fm/Ab Gsus4 G Yes, you were there, and turned aside C-Part Am Em I never did no wrong Em Is it true, what I have done? Am Em My daughter's close to dying Em To an innocent soul? F C If there's a God above C Had I only known then... Gsus4 C He'd let me die instead Outro Bb Am7 Gm Eb In His name my task has just begun Dm7 I will take her to the hospital Eb But M'sieur Mayor! Dm7 Eb Dm7 Eb F I will see it done!