Careless HandsWords & Music by Carl Sigman & Bob Hilliard
Recorded by Mel Torme, 1949
E7 D9 Fdim A E7 D9 A D9 Cdim A I let my heart fall in - to care - less hands, E7 D9 E7 A E7 D9 A Fdim A Care - less hands that broke my heart in two; E7 D9 Fdim A E7 D9 A D9 Cdim A You held my dreams like worth - less grains of sand -- E7 D9 E7 A E7 D9 A E7 A Care - less hands don't care when dreams slip through. A Cdim A7 D9 E7 A E7 D9 A D9 Fdim A I brought you joy and, Dear, I loved you so, C#m7-5 B7 Cdim B7 Bm7-5 E7 D9 A E7 But all that sun - shine did - n't make the ro - ses grow. E7 D9 Fdim A F#m If you don't change, E7 D9 A D9 A B7 Cdim Dm6 Some - day you'll know the sor - row of D9 Fdim E7 Bm7-5 E7 Bm7-5 E7 Cdim A Care - less hands that can't hold on - to love.