Look For The Silver LiningWords & Music by B.G. DeSylva & Jerome Kern
Recorded by Margaret Whiting, 1949
G G/F# Em7 B7 C C/B D7 Please don't be offended if I preach to you a while G G/F# E7 bm7-5 Am7 Cdim D7 Tears that are out of place in eyes that were meant to smile G G/F# Em7 B7 C C/B A7 There's a way to make your very biggest trouble small, G G/B A7 Edim D9 Am7 D7 Here's the happy secret of it all. G Bm7 Am7 D7 G Am7 G Look for the silver lining D7 G Bm7 C D7 G Am7 G Whene'er a cloud ap - pears in the blue, G7 Am7 D7 Bm7 G G/F# Em7 Re - mem - ber some - where the sun is shi - ning C C/B Am7 And so the right thing to do D9 Am7 D7 Is make it shine for you. G Bm7 Am7 D7 G Am7 G A heart full of joy and gladness D7 G Bm7 G7 Fdim C C/B A7 Will always ban - ish sad - ness and strife, Cdim C C/B Cdim D7 Bm E7 So always look for the silver lining, Edim C C/B Am7 D7 G And try to find the sunny side of life.
*Suggested by recent visitor Lisa Smillie.