Love Letters

Words & Music by Edward Heyman & Victor Young
Recorded by Ketty Lester, 1957

Instrumental Intro: C    C/B    C7/E    F    Cdim    C/G    C/E    C    G

C                               Am
Love letters straight from your heart

F           G7          C
Keep us so near while apart

F#m7-5   B7            Em7
I'm not alone  in the night

Em7-5      A7            Dm7      G7
When I can have all the love you write

C                 Am
I memorize every line

    F           G7            C      C7
And I kiss the name that you sign

F             Fm
And darling, then

        C/G                 Cdim
I read again right from the start

G                                 C     [1: F7]
Love letters straight from your heart

(Repeat second verse)

G                                 C     
Love letters straight from your heart.

(Repeat intro)

The lyric and guitar chord transcriptions on this site are the work of The Guitarguy and are intended for private study, research, or educational purposes only. Individual transcriptions are inspired by and and based upon the recorded versions cited, but are not necessarily exact replications of those recorded versions.