MeditationWords & Music by Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim & Newton Mendonca
Recorded by Doris Day, 1965
G6 Am7 D9 Cdim Fdim G6 Am7 D7/9 In my lone - li - ness, D9 G6 Am7 D9 When you're gone and I'm all by my - self Bm7 Bm7-5 E7-9 E7 And I need your car - ess, Am Am+7 E Cm7 Cm7-5 I just think of you, Bm7 Bm7-5 E7-9 E7 And the thought of you hold - ing me near, Am7 Am7-5 D7 Makes my lone - li - ness soon dis - ap - pear. G6 Am7 D9 Cdim Fdim G6 Am7 D7/9 Though you're far a - way, D9 G6 Am7 D9 Bm7 Bm7-5 E7-9 E7 I have on - ly close my eyes, and you are back to stay Am Am+7 E Cm7 Cm7-5 I just close my eyes Bm7 Bm7-5 E7-9 E7 And the sad - ness that miss - ing you brings, Am7 Am7-5 D7 Soon is gone and this heart of mine sings. Bridge: CM7 CM7/6 Cm7 Cm7-5 Bm7 Bm7-5 E7-9 E7 Am7 Cdim Yes, I love you so, and that for me is all I need to know, G6 Am7 D9 Cdim Fdim G6 Am7 D7/9 I will wait for you, D9 G6 Am7 D9 Bm7 Bm7-5 E7-9 E7 'Til the sun falls from out of the sky, for what else can I do? Am Am+7 E Cm7 Cm7-5 I will wait for you Bm7 Bm7-5 Am7 Cdim G6 Med - i - ta - ting how sweet life will be when you come back to me.
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