My Silent LoveWords & Music by Edward Heyman & Dana Seusse
Recorded by Harry James, 1941, Dick Haymes vocal
Intro: ||: D9 Bm7 | Em7/9 A7 :|| D F#m Edim Fdim G7 D6 F#m I reach for you like I'd reach for a star, B7 Cdim Em B+ Worshipping you from afar, G G/F# Edim A7 D Bm7 Em7 A7+5 Living with my silent love. D F#m Edim Fdim G7 D6 F#m I'm like a flame dying out in the rain, B7 Cdim Em B+ Only the ashes remain, Em6 Gdim A7/6 A7 D G D Smouldering like my si - lent love. G Em Edim F#7 D9 F#m D6 B7 How I long to tell all the things I have planned, G Em Fdim A7/9 B7 E7 A7 Still it's wrong to tell, you would not understand. D F#m Edim Fdim G7 D6 F#m You'll go along never dream - ing I care, B7 Cdim Em B+ Loving somebody somewhere, Em6 Gdim A7/6 A7 D G D Leaving me my si - lent love.
*Requested by recent visitor Edwin Arita.