Quiet Nights of Quiet StarsWords & Music by Antonio Carlos Jobim; (English translation by Gene Lees)
Recorded by Tony Bennett, 1963
D9 Fdim Quiet nights of quiet stars, quiet chords from my guitar Gm7 F#7 FM7 Dm7 FM7 Gm7 Am7 FM7 Floating on the silence that surrounds us. Fm7 Em7 A7+ Quiet thoughts and quiet dreams, quiet walks by quiet streams, D9 Dm7 Fdim And a window looking on the mountains and the sea -- how lovely! ! D9 Fdim This is where I want to be, here, with you so close to me Gm7 F#7 FM7 Dm7 FM7 Gm7 Am7 Gm7 Until the final flicker of life's ember. Fm7 Fm Fm6 Em7 Am7 Dm7 I, who was lost and lonely, believing life was only G7-9 Em7 A7+ Dm7 A bitter, tragic joke have found with you G9 G7-9 C Bb9 A7+ The meaning of existence, oh, my love. (Last time) G9 G7-9 C Bb9 Fdim C(6) The meaning of existence, oh, my love.