It May Sound SillyWords & Music by Ivory Joe Hunter
Recorded by The McGuire Sisters, 1955 (#1
A A7 Edim D Em7 A7 D It may sound silly for me to say this A7 D D9 Em7 A G A Em7 D F#7 B7 After the way you broke my heart, Cdim E7/9 E7 A7 Edim D6 But I still love you although we are apart. A A7 Edim D Em7 A7 D It may sound silly to say I miss you; A7 D D9 Em7 A G A Em7 D F#7 B7 I must confess that this is true. Cdim E7/9 E7 A7 Edim D-Em7-A-G G-A-Em7-D Edim D7 I want you on - ly, cause no one else will do. Bridge: Cdim G A7 Gm Gm7 The day we quarreled and you left me, Gdim D A7 D Before you walked out through the door, D F#7 B7 E7 Bm7-5 E7 I wanted to tell you how much I would miss you, Cdim G G/F# Em7 Em6 A7 But my pride wouldn't let me tell you so. A A7 Edim D Em7 A7 D It may sound silly, but if you phone me A7 Em7 D9 Em7 A G A Em7 D F#7 B7 And ask for - give - ness for do - in' me wrong Cdim E7/9 E7 Bm7-5 A7 Edim D It may sound sil - ly, but I'd be waiting with open arms.