Love Is A Many Splendored ThingWords & Music by Paul F. Webster & Sammy Fain
Recorded by The Four Aces, 1955 (#1 for 6 weeks, on charts for 20)
C C/B Am7 Am7/G Em Love is a many splendored thing; Gm7 C7 F F6 FM7 Dm6 Am It's the April rose that only grows in the early spring. Dm6 Am Dm7 Am7 Dm6 E7 Love is nature's way of giving a reason to be living, Am Am7 B7 F#m7 B7 E G7 The golden crown that makes a man a king. C C/B Am7 Am7/G Em Once, on a high and windy hill, Gm7 C7 F FM7 F6 F Em7 A9 In the moonlight mist, two lovers kissed and the world stood still. Em7 A7 Dm Dm7 Dm6 E7+5 Then your fingers touched my silent heart A7+5 A7 D7 Bb9 And taught it how to sing; (First time) Fdim C Am Dm7 G C Dm7 G7 Yes, true love's a many splendored thing. (Last time) Fdim C Am Dm7 G C Dm7 Fdim C Yes, true love's a many splendored thing.