It Only Hurts For a Little WhileWords & Music by Mack David & Fred Spielman
Recorded by The Ames Brothers, 1956 (#11)
E7 A D A It only hurts for a little while -- A7 E E7 D9 A E7 That's what they tell me, that's what they say. A D A It only hurts for a little while, A7 E E7 D9 A A7 Then all your heartaches will pass away. D DM7 D6 Bm7 A AM7 A7 F#m It's so easy to be smart with somebody else's heart, B7 E Bm7-5 E E9 E7 But I don't know how to start forgetting you. What can I do? A D A "It only hurts for a little while," A7 E E7 F#m Cdim That's what they tell me, "Just wait and see." A E7 A But I will hurt till you come back to me.