If I Give My Heart To YouWords & Music by Jimmie Crane, Al Jacobs, & Jimmy Brewster
Recorded by Doris Day, 1954 (#3)*
C G Dm7 C C/B Am7 If I give my heart to you, Am7/G Dm Dm+7 Dm7 Will you handle it with care? Dm6 F G Dm7 G G+5 C Edim G7 Will you always treat me tenderly and in every way be fair? G Dm7 C C/B Am7 If I give my heart to you, Am7/G Dm Dm+7 Dm7 Will you give me all your love? Dm6 F G Dm7 Will you swear that you'll be true to me G C Fdim C By the light that shines above? Bridge: C7 F Dm7 And will you sigh with me when I'm sad? CM7 CM7/6 A7 Smile with me when I'm glad? Dm7 F G And always be as you are with me tonight? G Dm7 C C/B Am7 Think it over and be sure; Am7/G Dm Dm+7 Dm7 Please don't answer till you do. Dm6 F G Dm7 When you promise all those things to me, G Cdim C Fdim C Then I'll give my heart to you. (Repeat Bridge) (Repeat final verse)
*Competing 1954 versions were released by Denise Lor (#8); Connee Boswell (#10); The Wright Brothers (#25); and Dinah Shore (#28). The song charted again a few years later with Kitty Kallen's (#34) version in 1959.