Til ThenWords & Music by Eddie Seiler, Sol Marcus & Guy Wood
Recorded by The Mills Brothers, 1944 (#8)
Also recorded by The Hilltoppers, 1954 (#10) and by The Classics, 1963 (#20)
Intro verse: Em7 A7 A7+5 DM7 Cdim My love will leave you never, Em7 A7 A7+5 D So kiss me good-bye and smile; D7 Bm7 C#7 F#m "Til then" can't mean "forever," A E7 Em7 A7 But it certainly could mean "a while." Melody: A7+5 D Bm7 Em7 A7 Til then, my darling, please wait for me; A7+5 D Bm7 Em7 A7 Til then, no matter when it will be. Edim G6 Fdim D6 B7 Em Gm A9 One day we'll be together again — please wait til then Edim D Bm7 Em7 A7 Our dreams will live though we are apart; A7+5 D Bm7 Em7 F#7 Our love I know will keep in our hearts. Edim G6 Gm Fdim D6 B7 Em7 A9 D C#7 Til then, please think of me lovingly, and wait for me. Bridge: (C#7) F#m C#7 Al- though there are oceans we must cross F#m G#m7 C#7 And mountains that we must climb, F#m C#7 I know every gain must have a loss, F#m7 B7 Em7 A7 So pray that our loss is nothing but time. Edim D Bm7 Em7 A7 Til then, we'll dream of what there will be; A7+5 D Bm7 Em6 F#7 Til then, we'll call on each memory. Edim G6 Fdim DM7 B7 Til then, when I will hold you again, Cdim Em7 A9 D Bm7 Fdim A7 Please wait til then. Coda: Cdim Em7 G/B A7 A7+5 D Bm7 G Gm D Please wait — til — then.