The Sweetheart TreeWords & Music by Johnny Mercer & Henry Mancini
Recorded by Henry Mancini, 1965
From the movie "The Great Race"
G7 C Em Dm7 G They say there's a tree in the forest, C Am7 Dm7 G A tree that will give you a sign; Fdim Am Em F C Come along with me to the Sweetheart Tree, C/B Am D7 Dm7/G G7 Come and carve your name next to mine. G9 C Em F Dm7/G They say if you kiss the right sweetheart, G7 C C7 F Cdim The one you've been waiting for, C Gm7 C7 F Cdim Big blossoms of white will burst into sight C Dm7 G7 C And your love will be true evermore.