A Cottage For SaleWords & Music by Larry Conley & Willard Robison
Recorded by Nat King Cole, 1957
D F#7 C#m7-5 Our little dream castle with every dream gone B7 Gdim Gm7 Is lonely and silent -- the shades are all drawn, D7 D7/F# G Gm7 And my heart is heavy as I gaze upon E A7 D A cottage for sale. D F#7 C#m7-5 The lawn we were proud of is waving in hay; B7 Gdim Gm7 Our beautiful garden has withered away. D7 D7/F# G Gm7 Where we planted roses the weeds seem to say, E A7 D "A cottage for sale." Bridge F#7 B7 Through every single window I see your face E7 Fdim E7 A7 Cdim A7 But when I reach the win - dow there's only empty space D F#7 C#m7-5 The key's in the mail box, the same as be - fore B7 Gdim Gm7 But no one is waiting for me anymore D7 D7/F# G Gm7 The end of our story is told on the door E A7 D A Cottage For Sale.
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