Lamplight    (midi)

 

       G                C           G                                    D

    Alons, va encore, cherie, j'attendrai an après an

     Em       D                      D7           G     ~

    sous la lampe dans la vieille avenue.

 

        G              C                  Am          D

1. Then I may end, she had things to buy,

    G                C              Am              D

    I close my eyes, yet I don't know why.

   G                  C                         D    D7    G

    I gave her money, said she knew someone,

                   C             D          G

    and she said she won't be long.

 

        Am        D          G                         Am         C          G

Lamplights keep on burning while this heart of mine is yearning,

        Am       D          G                    Am          C          G

lamplights keep on burning till this heart of yours is mine.

 

    G        C                   Am                 D

2. I sat alone with my thoughts and laughed,

       G                   C             Am            D

    then saw your face in an old photograph.

   G            C                        D   D7        G

    I didn't think that I could live without you,

              C       D     G

    but what am I to do ?       + CHORUS

 

      G                   C        G                                            D

    Come home again, dear, I have waited year after year,

    Em            D                D7        G

    under the lamp in our old avenue.

        C             D              Em  C                             A          D - D7

    If all in the world that's passing, why should it make us cr…..y ?

 

 + G - C - G - D    - Em - D - D7 - G            - G ~

    Aah…                                            (2x)

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (Bee Gees)