There goes my everything    (video)    (intro)    (midi)

 

    A - D - E - D

 

        A                    A7          D            A                   E        A       - E

    There goes my only possession, there goes my everything.

 

                A              D        A

1. I hear footsteps slowly walking,

                                        E                        A      - E

    as they gently walk across the lonely floor,

                 A          D       A

    and a voice is softly saying,

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    darling, this will be goodbye for evermore.

 

    A                     E             A - A7

There goes my reason for li...ving,

   D                    E                 A         - E

there goes the one of my dreams.

    A                    A7         D

There goes my only possession,

   A                    E       A   

there goes my everything.                  +  D - E - D

 

                  A          D                      A

2. As my memory turns back the pages,

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    I can see the happy years we had before.

                   A             D                            A

    Now the love that kept this old heart beating,

                                                 E                     A      - E

    has been shattered by the closing of the door.  

 

+ CHORUS      + D   

 

        A                    A7         D              A                   E        D        - A

+  There goes my only possession, there goes my everything.

 

(orig. = no capo; midi = capo 1st) (Jack Greene)