It Happens To Be MeWords & Music by Sammy Gallop & Arthur Kent
Recorded by Nat King Cole, 1954 (#16)
Am7 Cdim G6 Edim Someone longs for you and your caress; Am7 Cdim D7 G6 E7 He's learning now how empty arms can be; C C/B Am7 Cdim G G/F# Bm7-5 E7 Someone who used to know your kiss not long ago -- Am7 D9 Am7 G6 That someone happens to be me. Am7 Cdim G6 Edim How he misses you and must confess C C/B Cdim D7 G6 E7 Without you he's like driftwood on the sea; C C/B Am7 Cdim G G/F# Bm7-5 E7 He's just a dreamer who is still in love with you -- Am7 D9 Cdim G That dreamer happens to be me. G7 C C/B Am7 Cdim G6 G E7 I'll never know just why we part - ed; C C/B Cdim D7 G It's more than I can com - pre - hend. C C/B Am7 Cdim G6 G E7 I only know when you de - part - ed G/F# Em7sus4 Em B+ A Em7 A7 Cdim D7 You start - ed a night that has no end. Am7 Cdim G6 Edim Perhaps there'll come a time when you're alone, Am7 Cdim D7 G6 E7 Your heart still haunted by a memory; C C/B Am7 Cdim G G/F# Bm7-5 E7 If then you chance to find there's someone on your mind, Am7 D9 Cdim G I hope it happens to be me.