A Blossom Fell
Words & Music by Howard Barnes, Harold Cornelius & Dominic John
Recorded by Nat "King" Cole, 1955
A7 D6 Cdim Em7 A7 A blossom fell from off a tree; Em7 A7 A7+5 D It settled softly on the lips you turned to me. D9 Fdim Em7 A7 The gypsies say, and I know why, Em7 A7 A7+ D6 Cdim A7 A falling blossom only touches lips that lie. A7+ 5 D6 Cdim Em7 A7 A blossom fell, and very soon Em7 A7 G/B A7 A7+5 D DM7 D7 I saw you kissing someone new beneath the moon. D7+5 G Gm Gdim D I thought you loved me; you said you loved me, Em7 A7 Fdim D We planned together to dream forever, D7+5 Em7 G/B Gdim D Fdim The dream has ended, for true love died Em7 Cdim G/B A7 D The night a blossom fell and touched two lips that lied.