This Is No Laughing MatterWords & Music by Charlie Spivak
Recorded by Charlie Spivak Orchestra, 1941
G Am7 G Cdim I have a feeling that something is wrong, G9 Em7 Cdim D7 We've known each other too well and too long, G G9 G Cdim Edim Am7 D7 Em7 Em Em7 Fdim Em7 Am7 D7 This is no laugh - ing matter -- some - how I want to cry Am7 Edim D9 Am7 G D9 Am7 D7 Am7 Am Am7 Cdim G D7 I know your sweet and id - le chat - ter real - ly means good - bye. G G9 G Cdim Edim Am7 D7 Em Em7 Em Fdim Em7 Am7 D7 This is no laugh - ing matter; I thought we'd nev - er part. Am7 Edim D9 Am7 G D9 Am7 G Am7 Am Am7 Cdim G This is no time for pret - ty pat - ter while you break my heart. Am7 D9 D7/9 C9 Am What of all the moon dreams shared together F G Fdim C Beside the gar - den wall? Em7 D9 Am7 G9 Em Love can't always have that perfect weather -- C C/B D9 Am7 D7 A little rain must fall. G G9 G Cdim Edim Am7 D7 Em7 Em Em7 Fdim Em7 Am7 D7 Think of the dreams you'll shatter if you should say we're through; Am7 Edim D9 Am7 G D9 Am7 G Am7 Am Am7 Cdim G This is no laugh - ing ma - ter, Dar - ling, I'm in love with you.
*Suggested by recent visitor Marvin Nygaard