Reach for the stars    (video)

 

         G                  D                 G                   D

1. I reach for the stars when I reach for your love,

          G           D                  D7             G

    for so far above me you always will be.

                  C                   D    Dm            E

    Like a clown longs to be a king in a play,

      Am                C                   A7          D

    I long for the things that are so far away.

 

         G                  D                 G                    D

2. I reach for the stars when I reach for your hand,

             G                 D                      D7               G

    but stars tumble down from the clouds to the land.

                       C                B7                Em           A7

    When you come to my arms in that moment divine,

                  G             Em        Am  - D          G

    all the stars in the sky are mine,        all mine.

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 3rd here)   + D

 

         G                  D                 G                    D

3. I reach for the stars when I reach for your hand,

             G                 D                      D7               G

    but stars tumble down from the clouds to the land.

                       C                B7                Em           A7

    When you come to my arms in that moment divine,

                  G             Em        Am  - D          G        - D - D7 - G

    all the stars in the sky are mine,        all mine.

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (Shirley Bassey)