Love of the heart divine    (video)

 

    C ~ ~    C ~ ~       +  C - Em - F - C - G (2x)  - C

 

                  F                          C

1. And he laid her down in a field of corn,

                   F          G        Am

    and the sun was on his back,

            F                 G       Am           F

   up above there was, a clear blue sky,

            Dm                    G

    she held him by the hand.

                       F                              C

    She had known him since they both were young,

                      F         G       Am

    he'd been always in her life,

                  F              G              Am            F

    and the first time that he had kissed her lips,

            Dm                  G

    she knew it deep inside, that this was ..

 

C                 Em                    - F                    C - G

    Love of a different world,       love of the l........ife,

C         Em     Am                - F                       C - G      C

    love of the ancient ones,       love of the hea.....rt divine.

 

                         F                                  C

2. Through the long hot days and the summer nights,

                  F         G        Am

    he was always by her side,

                F           G          Am            F

    just a boy and girl in an innocent world,

        Dm                       G

    before the Flanders tide.

                      F                            C

    When the autumn leaves had turned to gold,

                       F             G          Am

    she would have her wedding day.

                    F         G               Am         F

    And the people sang like an angel choir,

           Dm              G

    and everybody said that this was ...

 

C                 Em                    - F                    C - G

    Love of a different world,       love of the l........ife,

C         Em     Am                - F                       C - G      C

    love of the ancient ones,       love of the hea.....rt divine.

 

+  C - Em - F - C - G (2x)  - C

 

                     F                                C

3. Then the winter came, and the winds of war

               F           G            Am

    were blowing with the snow,

                  F             G             Am         - F

    and he looked so fine in his uniform,

             Dm                       G

    she knew that he must go.

                      F                             C

    When the soldiers left on the morning train,

                     F         G           Am

    she was waving him goodbye,

                         F               G                 Am         F

    And as the tears rolled down for the very first time,

          Dm                   G

    the baby kicked inside, and this was ….

 

C                 Em                    - F                    C - G

    Love of a different world,       love of the l........ife,

C         Em     Am                - F                       C - G      C

    love of the ancient ones,       love of the hea.....rt divine.

 

+  C - Em - F - C - G (2x)

 

+  CHORUS         +  C - Em - F - C - G (2x)  - C

 

 

(orig. = capo 5th)    (Chris de Burgh)