These Are The Things I LoveWords & Music by Harold Barlow & Lewis Harris**
Recorded by Della Reese, 1962
D D9 D DM7 D6 DM7 D E The glow of sun - set in the summer skies, Em7 G/B Em7/6 Em7 Em7sus4 Em7 Em7sus4 G/B G/Bb The gol - den flick - er of the fi - re - flies, D Bm D Edim D9 A7 D9 E7 The gleam of love light in your loveing eyes, G G/F# Edim A7 D These are the things I love. D D9 D DM7 D6 DM7 D E A sil - ver moon - beam peep - ing through the trees, Em7 G/B Em7/6 Em7 Em7sus4 Em7 Em7sus4 G/B G/Bb A bed of tu - lips nod - ding in the breeze, D Bm D Edim D9 A7 D9 E7 The look you give in ans - wer to my pleas, G G/F# A A9 D These are the things I love. Bb Gm F F7 Cdim Bb Once I thought that life was just a winter thing, Gm Eb Bb My heart was cold, and then Bb Gm F F7 Fdim D You came to me and like a breath of spring, Bm E Fdim You turned the silver snow to gold! D D9 D DM7 D6 DM7 D E A rob - in's ser - e - nade when day is through, Em7 G/B Em7/6 Em7 Em7sus4 Em7 Em7sus4 G/B G/Bb A bub - bling brook be - side our ren - dez - vous, D Bm D Edim D9 A7 D9 E7 Your sweet voice whisp' - ring dar - ling, I love you, G G/F# A7 Edim D These are the things I love.
*Requested by recent visitor Reuben McDaniel
**Yet another case of "elegant plagiarism", the music for this tune is based on - or "stolen from", depending on one's perspective - Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D Major (Pathetique, No. 6, Op. 42 Symphony)