Thank Heaven for Little GirlsWords & Music by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe
Recorded by Maurice Chevalier, 1958
From the movie "Gigi"
Am Am7 D9 D7 Each time I see a little girl Am7 Cdim Edim G Of five or six or sev - en, C F#m F#7 Am7 Am7 I can't resist a joyous urge to smile and say Cm7-5 Gdim G C Am7 Am7-5 D7/9 G Em7 Am7 D7/9 Thank hea - ven for lit - tle girls, D7 G9 Edim Bm7 E7-9 Am7 D7 For lit - tle girls get big - ger ev' - ry day! Cdim Am Am+7 D9 D7 Thank hea - ven for lit - tle girls -- C Edim D9 Am7 Cdim G They grow up in the most de - light - ful way! G7 G Cdim G7 Am C Those lit - tle eyes, so help - less and ap - peal - ing, Em7 A7 G/B Cdim A7 D6 D7 One day will flash and send you crashing thru the ceil - ing. Cm7-5 Gdim G C Am7 Am7-5 D7/9 G Bm7-5 E7 Thank hea - ven for lit - tle girls, Cdim G Am7 G Thank hea - ven for them all, G/F# C C/B Edim No mat - ter where, no mat - ter who, Am7 G Am7 D9 D7/9 G With - out them, what would lit - tle boys do?