My Heart Stood StillWords & Music by Lorenz Hart & Richard Rodgers
Recorded by Artie Shaw, 1938
From "A Connecticut Yankeee"
D D9 D G GM7 G6 I took one look at you, D D9 D G GM7 G6 That's all I meant to do, Dalt G D G/B A7/9 D Bm7 Bb9 A7 And then my heart stood still! D D9 D G GM7 G6 My feet could step and walk, D D9 D G GM7 G6 My lips could move and talk, Dalt G D G/B A7/9 D And yet my heart stood still! Dm D9 Dm Though not a single word was spoken, Gm Fdim A7 I could tell you knew -- Dm D9 Dm That unfelt clasp of hands A7+5 A7 Told me so well you knew. D D9 D G GM7 G6 I nev - er lived at all D D9 D G GM7 G6 Un - til the thrill of that Dalt G D Em7 G/B A7/9 D Mo - ment when my heart stood still.