I Didn't Know What Time It WasWords & Music by Lorenz Hart & Richard Rodgers
Recorded by Frank Sinatra, 1957
From the 1939 show "Too Many Girls"
F#m7/9 B7 Cdim B7 F#m7/9 B7 Cdim B7 I didn't know what time it was, then I met you E7/9 A7 Cdim A7 D9 D6 Cdim Oh what a lovely time it was -- how sublime it was too! F#m7/9 B7 Cdim B7 F#m7/9 B7 Cdim B7 I didn't know what day it was -- you held my hand. E7/9 A7 Cdim A7 Warm like the month of May it was, DM7 D6 Dalt And I'll say it was grand. DM7/9 F#m A7 Em7 Edim Grand to be alive, to be young, DM7 D+5 D7/9 Em7 To be mad, to be yours a - lone! Gdim Edim A7 Em7 D6 Cdim Em7 Grand to see your face, feel your touch, Edim A7 Em7 A7 D6 B7 Hear your voice say, "I'm all your own!" B7 F#m Cdim B7 F#m Cdim B7 I didn't know what year it was, life was no prize. Em7/9 B7 Em B+ D Cdim B7 I wanted love and here it was shining out of your eyes. Cdim E C#m7-5 A Cdim E I'm wise -- and I know what time it is now.
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