HomeWords & Music by Peter Van Steeden & Harry Clarkson, 1931
Recorded by Vic Damone, 1961
Intro Verse: A C#m7-5 G#7 Ev -'ning marks the close of day, G Bm7-5 F#7 Skies of blue be - gin to grey, F7 Fdim E7 E7+5 A F#7 B7 E7 Crim - son hues are fad -ing in the West; A C#m7-5 G#7 Ev - 'ning ev -er brings to me G Bm7-5 F#7 Dreams of days that used to be, F7 Fdim E7 E7+5 A D7 A E7 Mem - o - ries of those I love the best. Melody: A C#7 G#7 When shad-ows fall Bm7 Bm7/E Bm7-5 C#m7-5 E7 And trees whis-per day is end - ing, Bm7 Bm7/E C#m7-5 E7 E7+5 A F#7 Bm7-5 E7 My thoughts are ev-er wend - ing Home; A C#7 G#7 When crick-ets call Bm7 Bm7/E Bm7-5 C#m7-5 E7 My heart is ev - er yearn - ing, Bm7 Bm7/E C#m7-5 E7 E7+5 A D7 A Once more to be re - turn - ing Home. Bridge: Dm A Dm Dm6 A When the hills con - ceal the set - ing sun, Dm A7 Dm6 Bm7-5 E7 D9 E7 E7+5 Stars be - gin a - peep - ing one by one. A C#7 G#7 Night cov-ers all Bm7 Bm7/E Bm7-5 C#m7-5 E7 And, though for-tune may for - sake me, Bm7 Bm7/E C#m7-5 E7 E7+5 A Cdim D6 E7+5 A Sweet dreams will ev - er take me Home.
*Suggested by recent visitor Dick Shultis