Summer SweetheartWords & Music by Fred Ebb & Paul Klein
Recorded by The Ames Brothers, 1956
G B7 Tell me that you love me, Em G7 Say I'm not a summer sweetheart, C Am7 G G/F# Em Em7 A7 Cdim Left to cry when sum - mer laugh - ter's gone, and G B7 Tell me that you need me Em G7 Say I'm not a summer sweetheart C C/B Am7 Am7/G D6 D9 Am7 Cdim G Left a - lone with win - ter com - ing on. G Cdim Dm7 G G9 G7 And tell me when the beach umbrella's Cdim C CM7/6 CM7 Are no longer on the sand, Em A7 Em Esus4 Em When leaves fall on the ten - nis court, D9 Em B+ Em7 Cdim D7 D+ We'll still be hand in hand, oh, G B7 Let me hear you say Em G7 Though we began as summer sweethearts -- C C/B Am7 Edim G Am7 D9 G E7 We found love that nev - er will be old. D7 G Am7 D9 G A9 A Am7 Cdim G A sum - mer love that nev - er will grow cold.
*Requested by recent visitor Denis Hirson